Ruby on Rails Engineer – Mobile Applications - Telecommute

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: 04-29-2013

Title: Ruby on Rails Engineer – Mobile Applications - Telecommute
Location: Telecommute: Prefer New York, Boston, Los Angeles, San Diego
Salary: Open and flexible depending on experience
Benefits: World-Class benefits package
Experience: 2+ years
Required Skills / Keywords:
Ruby, Ruby on Rails, RoR, JavaScript, SQL, Web Applications, MySQL, jQuery, CSS, SaaS, Frontend, Backend, Ajax,
Bonus Skills / Keywords:
mobile, iPhone, Android, Facebook
The company is a leading provider of online marketing solutions for email and social media, empowering marketers to reach, engage and influence their target audience. They are passionate about helping their customers succeed and are looking for skilled talent to help us shape the future of digital marketing.
This is the opportunity for you to join their social media marketing application development team in the hotbed field that is shaping the technology required for marketing success in the 21st century. We offer the unique combination of a fast paced start-up environment within a successful and profitable company. We provides Fortune 2000 companies with the technology and services to be successful; we deliver them via a fundamentally different approach that offers distinct advantages over competing providers.
If you are an experienced software Developer with solid Ruby on Rails and back-end development experience, please read on.
What we are looking for:
* 4+ years of overall software development experience
* 1+ years of Ruby on Rails development
* 2+ years of JavaScript, SQL, Prototype
* Data modeling and optimization of RDBMS (MySQL)
* Strong experience developing SaaS or web based enterprise software applications
* Experience with OO design principles
* Experience designing and developing for performance and scalability
* Experience with agile, iterative, and test-driven development methods
* Ability to work on UI / front end
* Facebook application & Facebook & Twitter API experience is helpful
* Experience developing mobile apps (iPhone and Android) is a plus
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment
* Demonstrate initiative and ownership, passion and enthusiasm for designing and implementing product solutions
* Great aptitude for solving complex problems with innovative and elegant designs and deliver robust functionality in a timely manner
* High commitment to collaboration and team achievement
* Great communication skills
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in software engineering, computer science, or computer & information systems
What you'll be doing:
* Become a leading developer in our social media marketing application team
* Design and implement new products, product features (large and small) and enhancements at model, controller and UI levels
* Work in a team oriented, exciting, challenging and rewarding work environment
* Implement scalability and performance improvements for the application and underlying infrastructure
* Optimize existing features
* Provide level of effort estimates
What's in it for you:
* Develop leading edge applications in a growing team and surging field; all within a profitable and well-funded company serving large Fortune 2000 customers
* Opportunity to help shape our products with new ideas, concepts and solutions
* Competitive pay
* Comprehensive benefits
If you are an experienced Ruby on Rails Developer with strong Front-end and Back-end development experience, and live within commuting distance to Silicon Valley (specifically, San Mateo / Redwood Shores), we would love to hear from you. We look forward to receiving your resume and going over the position in more detail with you.
Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

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