Rent the Runway is hiring!

Posted in Uncategorized by LNplus2 on May 16, 2014

Rent the Runway is a disruptive eCommerce business with a mission to democratize luxury in the U.S. – simply, we believe that everybody deserves a Cinderella experience. We provide millions of women the ability to rent designer dresses, accessories and other essentials for a fraction of the retail price, allowing them to look, and more importantly, feel, beautiful for all of their special occasions. Rent the Runway is seeking to revolutionize the retail industry, focusing on the belief that it is not just about selling products, but rather using products to deliver aspirational experiences.

Launched in November 2009, Rent the Runway has grown to be the leader in the global fashion rental space. We are backed by some of the top venture capitalists in the world including Kleiner Perkins, Highland Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Conde Nast, and American Express. We’ve been recognized by The Today Show, Fortune, Fast Company, The New York Times, and Tech Crunch as one of the most innovative businesses in the U.S. Our team is filled with passionate go-getters who are always dreaming big, implementing their ideas, delivering an incredible experience to our customers, and creating a fun, dynamic culture.

At Rent the Runway, LNplus2 is in charge of recruiting for the Engineering and Data Analytics teams. The current 60 person team is the center of driving the business to new heights by designing and building innovative systems.

In 2014, we are hiring at least 15 technologist with a hard core engineering and data background. For details on our open positions, please visit our careers page at http://www.renttherunway.com/careers .


January 2013 Openings

Posted in Uncategorized by LNplus2 on January 19, 2013

Check in with me at LNplus2 for the latest hot technology openings. Seeking 3 Technology Directors, and 5 developers–UI, PHP, Python, ecommerce….all different openings at boutique digital advertising agencies in NYC. Requirements to follow!

Associate Web Developer

Posted in Open Requirements,Uncategorized by LNplus2 on May 7, 2010


Associate Web Developer

Position Summary

The Associate Web Developer works with the Manager of Web Development in collaboration with designers and members of the marketing team to develop and maintain all content on client website.

The Associate Web Developer is a new role that reports to the Managing Director of Digital Initiatives for marketing team. The client is a non-profit organization.

The Associate Web Developer will play a key role in several major marketing initiatives, including a complete overhaul of the website’s design and codebase.




Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Working with the Manager of Web Development to design, code, and test new dynamic site features
  • Executing all front-end web development, including content updates, implementing design changes to site templates and so on
  • Coding HTML e-mails for marketing campaigns
  • Working with the Manager of Digital Analysis to customize Google Analytics and Google Web Optimizer code
  • Creating and updating graphics in consultation with in-house designers


Education and experience 

  • 1-3 years of experience in web development, including front-end and programming work
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in computer science or a related field
  • Experience working with technology, marketing, and design teams 

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Proven experience programming in Python, Ruby, and JavaScript; and in working with AJAX and REST
  • Expertise coding standards-compliant XHTML/HTML and CSS
  • Experience working with web frameworks, such as Django and Rails
  • Familiarity with e-mail marketing tools and knowledge of cross-vendor compatibility (e.g. Outlook, Gmail, Yahoo)
  • Expertise in, or willingness to learn, Google Analytics and/or Google Web Optimizer
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and basic image editing skills
  • A positive attitude and a passion for creating beautiful and functional web applications