Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer 8/20/2016

Confidential Company New York, NY

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28909406
AJE Ref #
575945626
Location
New York, NY
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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SENIOR RUBY ON RAILS ENGINEER

You'll be joining a team to expand current SAAS platform capabilities for higher education faculty and students.

EXAMPLES INCLUDE:

* Developing tools for faculty to "remix" interactive, educational content from different resources.
* Developing deep analytics into how students consume, highlight, share, or comment on content.
* Developing online assessment tools.
* Developing studying tools for students.
* Working with a variety of third party APIs.

* Integrating with other LMS platforms (Learning Management System).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Be a core stakeholder in architectural and technology decisions.
* Write highly scalable code that is maintainable, reusable, and thoroughly tested.
* Self-manage your technical deliverables from idea through completion.
* Collaborate with other developers on: documentation, code reviews, daily stand ups, retrospectives, and anything necessary to ensure team success.

* Adhere to coding standards and processes; suggest better processes when needed.

WHAT YOU WILL GET:

* Competitive salary.
* Stock options.
* Health Benefits.
* PTO and paid holidays.

* WeWork membership and benefits.

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:

* 8+ years of solid programming experience.
* 5+ years of Ruby/Rails development.
* HTTP/REST/JSON API design and implementation.
* React.
* RSpec.
* Git.
* Experience with AWS (EC2, S3, Route 53, RDS).
* Experience with PostgreSQL (or equivalent).