CashStar – Portland, ME
We’re seeking a senior developer experienced with object oriented development and strong skills in database analysis and systems administration… Glassdoor
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at Cashstar as a contractor for less than a yearPros
Fast growing technology company in Old Port section of Portland has a "Boston/Cambridge" startup feel. Smart, passionate, good humored, dedicated team.
Big market opportunity
Good opensource technology stack
Strong referencable client base of 300 top retail and restaurant cutomers
Small enough for your efforts to be immediately impactful yet successful enough that you don't have to worry about the doors closing
Positive press - Inc 500 list of fastest growing prIvate companies(6th fastest growing private SW company), Forbes list of America;s Most Promising Companies 2014
Proud of its Portland heritage, one of the executives calls our ability to be a SW success in downtown Portland "the audacity of CashStar"
Storng benefit program for size of companyCons
Company is tied very tightly to retail cycle and the busiest time of year is between Thanksgiving and end of the year.
Normal growing pains of maturing VC funded company
High standards and lots of work but not out of the norm for size and age of the compnayAdvice to ManagementAdvice
continue to find ways to become more scalable
share successes and communicate challenges as wellRecommendsPositive Outlook