WayUp

WayUp is the largest online marketplace connecting college students with part-time, summer, and entry-level job / internship opportunities.

HEADQUARTER New York City, NY

COMPANY SIZE Between 100 and 250

# OF ENGINEERS Between 50 and 100

FUNDING $25M - $50M

TAGS Marketplaces, Recruiting, YC Winter 2015

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

What do we do?

WayUp's mission is to connect students and recent grads to awesome opportunities (full time jobs, part time jobs, internships).

Technical challenges

We have a lot of scalability problems that we need to solve, so we test things like Amazon Lambda, Amazon batch, Airflow, etc.

Why join us?

We balance being responsible with our tech stack with using new and exciting things.

Our tech stack

  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • Celery/RabbitMQ
  • Redis
  • Elasticsearch
  • React JS
  • Django
  • AngularJS
  • Memcached
  • Javascript
  • aws

Our investors

  • BoxGroup
  • Lerer Hippeau Ventures
  • Female Founders Fund
  • Kal Vapuri
  • Red Sea Ventures
  • Maveron
  • RRE Ventures
  • Y Combinator
  • Index Ventures
  • Slow Ventures
  • General Catalyst Partners