Sr Ruby Engineer ( 100% Remote ) (W2 Only)

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chansoft - Remote

Title: Sr Ruby Engineer (100% Remote) (W2 Only)

Position Type: Contract
Location: Philadelphia, GA, United States

Description:

Overview

We are seeking a Senior (Ruby) Engineer (100% Remote) with demonstrated programming experience and a strong work ethic to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for a programmer who takes pride in developing outstanding software and is constantly looking to improve the quality of his/her work.

Responsibilities

· Develops, implements, and maintains systems that conform to information technology principles, architecture, and strategies

· Participates in design sessions and provides input on the software solution.

· Debugs problems with information systems using a variety of analytical skills, techniques, and resources

· Follows directives and standards on programming style and documentation

· Provides training, technical support, and documentation of information systems to peers and end users

· Routinely communicates status (problems encountered, and time remaining to complete) to the team and stakeholders

· Act as a technical lead for a project, providing guidance on technical issues and design issues and mentor junior team members.

Qualifications

· 5+ years of experience as a software engineer/developer-using Ruby on Rails, Angular.JS, HTML5, CSS3. Javascript, jQuery, and SQL

· Solid working knowledge of the Ruby language and the Rails framework is a must

· Understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns and how they apply to Ruby

· Solid understanding of SQL and data modeling for scalability and performance

· Experience creating RESTful APIs for integration with mobile apps and web sites

· Commitment to writing quality code through TDD - RSpec, Capybara, Phantom.JS

· Proficiency with Git as a source code management tool

· Experience with Agile development methodologies

· Experience with an Agile-based work tracking system such as Atlassian Jira, Assembla, or Rally

· Strong analytical and problem solving skills

· Ability to communicate fluently in English (written and verbal)

· Desire to learn new technology and use that knowledge in producing world-class mobile apps

· BA/BS in Computer Science or a related technical field preferred

Preferred Experience

· Experience designing web-based user interfaces

· Solid understanding of one or more NOSQL databases - MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc.

· Experience with Javascript frameworks - Backbone.JS, Angular.JS, Ember.JS

· Experience with Twitter Bootstrap or Zurb Foundation

· Knowledge of AWS, iOS SDK, Android SDK

· MS in computer science or equivalent preferred

Job Type: Part-time

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