Sr Full Stack Engineer - Ruby
Atlanta, GA | Contract
Looking for a Sr. Software Engineer, full stack with deep experience building web applications using Ruby on Rails and modern front-end frameworks like EmberJS, AngularJS, etc. The Sr. Engineer will assist the team as a developer of our financial applications and work with Ruby, Rails, PostgreSQL and Redis. In this role he/she will continuously improve the design and quality of our products using RSpec, CircleCI and diligent coding practices.
Work on a small team to improve and extend an existing Rails application.
Build new JSON APIs.
Replace UI based on new style guides.
Work deep in codebase to refactor and address technical debt.
Developed multiple Ruby and Rails applications and can identify and resolve complex performance challenges
Not afraid of digging through legacy code and making it better (or killing things that shouldn’t be there)
Know source control tools and can do more than simple branching and merges.
Use git and Github.
Understand the value of testing and strive for high test coverage.
Supported production applications and know how to build software that won’t create late night support calls
You understand 12Factor, API design, Message Queues, REST and design patterns.
You understand CSS and UI frameworks like Bootstrap.
You understand PostgreSQL, Redis and SQL.
You pride yourself in making pragmatic technical decisions.
Deployed applications in both cloud and data center environments.
Experience with Docker (our application is already in production on Docker)
Experience with large scale consumer web applications
Experience with the development of document management, workflow and reporting systems.