Front-end Rails Developer

Front-end Rails Developer

Closed - This job posting has been filled and work has been completed.

Job Description

This project involves developing the front end of an online collective decision-making platform. You'll be working with a team with committed mathematicians, back-end developers, user interaction designers and others. We have already made considerable progress but need a highly skilled programmer to bring this to completion over the next couple of months.

We're a friendly group living in Canada, the US and Africa. Our goal is to improve the way the world makes decisions, and empower individuals to have a stronger say in those decisions. See our website http://publicforums.com.

Essential skills, in order of importance
1. RoR
2. Javascript, HTML/CSS
3. Experience collaborating on a team to deliver medium to large-sized project
4. Experience working with designers to implement a website from wireframes through to fruition

Bonus points for:
5. Backbone.js
6. PHP (for Wordpress customizations and plugins)
7. HAML, CoffeeScript
8. Wordpress