Ruby Developer

Ruby Developer


Job Description

Need to be available 9 AM CST (Chicago Time) - 5 PM CST, 40 hr/week
Pay rate is:$20/hr
Ideal candidate will offer experience using user interface technologies (JSP, AJAX, D/HTML, JSTL, etc.), Ruby, Rails and database environments. Candidate must prove the ability to master new/emerging technologies, and take initiative to offer technical direction and creative solutions.

Required Skills

Strong command of essential web technologies: XHTML, CSS, Javascript (jQuery/Prototype), AJAX, JSON, DOM Scripting, unobtrusive JavaScript, XML/XSLT, W3C DOM methods and properties, Adobe Photoshop and other graphic editing tools
Thorough understanding of table-less page layout and positioning, browser behavior and compatibility, cross-browser issues and solutions
Experience with Ruby and Rails

Nice to Have

Exposure to scrum (or another agile methodology)
Exposure to SASS
Exposure to source code management tools like CVS, SVN
Exposure to Adobe Flex and ActionScript
Exposure to J2EE frameworks like Spring
Exposure to gems like Nokogiri, RSpec, and HAML