Ruby Engineer

Recruiter
Hired
Location
New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2016
Closes
Oct 13, 2016
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Job Description:

Are you a Ruby Engineer? Are you experienced with managing the interchange of data between the server and the users? We have the roles for you. Your primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the frontend. You will also be responsible for integrating the frontend elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of frontend technologies is necessary as well. Responsibilities. Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code. Integration of data storage solutions like databases, key-value stores, blob stores, etc. Integration of user-facing elements developed by frontend developers with server side logic. Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems. Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization. Skills. Experience with Ruby on Rails, along with other common libraries such as RSpec and Resque. Solid understanding of object-oriented programming. Good understanding of server-side templating languages such as Liquid, Slim, etc. Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors like Sass. Basic understanding of frontend technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3. Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful. Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system. Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application. Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes. Able to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{e.g. Git, Mercurial or SVN}} Familiarity with development aiding tools {{such as Bower, Bundler, Rake, etc}} Familiarity with continuous integration