Ruby on Rails Developer

Ruby on Rails Developer


Job Description

We are seeking an experienced, trustworthy, committed, and talented Rails developer to remotely join our small team based in New York City. It's your mission to contribute to the entire stack of the web-based B2C and B2B applications we're building, from writing excellent HTML/Javascript to crafting well-written Ruby modules to optimizing the backend for better performance. Check out for this listing and others. This job could be longer term for the right candidate.

You have experience with:

- Building, deploying and maintaining Ruby on Rails applications
- Rails 3.2
- Javascript/Coffeescript including jQuery
- Client-side Javascript frameworks (such as Backbone.js or others)
- TDD using Rspec and Capybara
- Database fundamentals, SQL tuning, caching strategies

You like:

- Current Rails/Javascript/HTML best practices
- Writing clean, DRY, maintainable code
- Writing tests

Bonus skills:

- HTML5 (e.g. websockets, canvas)
- Knowledge with graph databases (neo4j or others)
- DevOps experience with Puppet or Chef

Our selection process will be the following for serious candidates only:

1. We'll review Rails developer applicants to this job posting.
2. We'll set up email interviews with the best candidates.
3. We'll have a Skype session with finalists and make a decision.

If you're a serious and committed-type of Rails developer interested in this long-term project, we encourage you to apply.

Skills: puppet