Ruby on Rails Developer (perm)

  • Denver, CO
  • Full-time

Company Description

We have the largest transactional marketing database of its kind in the country. With 235 million unique consumer records and over 2,000 participating catalog/online merchants, retailers, publishers, and nonprofit/fundraising organizations, we know the transactional behaviors of virtually every adult in the U.S.

Job Description

Ruby on Rails Engineers
We are looking for experienced Ruby on Rails Engineer to help build our next generation products and services. This tightly-knit team tackles a wide variety of challenges, including building complex transactional workflow, sophisticated full-stack webapps and implementing user experiences that make working with big data tractable and fun.

What you will do:

  • we use Rails 3.2, Ruby 1.9.3, backbone.js
  • Go above and beyond and explore EventMachine, Goliath, and other cutting edge frameworks
  • You will be working in a Service-Oriented Architecture environment
  • You will employ test-driven development, rapid release schedule, and continuous integration
  • Participate in daily stand-ups, sprint planners, reviews, retrospectives, and the occasional ping-pong game

What you bring to the table:

  • Experience building transactional systems with Rails, Ruby, MySQL
  • Experience with deployment  in distributed environments and are familiar with the associated challenges
  • Intuitively understand web technologies and web application architectures
  • Familiar with RSpec, Cucumber
  • Are creative, self-motivated and able to prioritize & get things done
  • Have contributed to an open source effort
  • Write elegant, maintainable and easy-to-follow code
  • BS, MS or equivalent in Computer Science or related technical field
  • At least one year of experience developing web apps in Ruby, Python, Java or Clojure
  • Team player who feels at home in an open and flat-structured environment, and takes pride in a job well done

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.