We are currently seeking a motivated Senior Ruby on Rails Developer to help build and support custom applications. The ideal candidate would become part of an elite team of other talented software developers assigned to work on various project teams at a Fortune 500 Media company in NYC. Your strengths in both back-end and front-end development are key(but more focused on back-end).
At Railroad19, you will be part of a team that values your work and gives you the tools you need to succeed. Our headquarters is in Saratoga Springs, New York, but this position allows for telecommuting from your home* (REMOTE). Railroad19 provides competitive compensation and excellent benefits. Opportunities for career advancement.
Understand our client's fast-moving business requirements
Negotiate appropriate solutions with multiple stake-holders
Write and maintain complex, mission-critical software
Deliver high-quality, scalable, and maintainable software; contribute technically to projects
Support and troubleshoot issues (process and system) related and implements sustainable corrective actions
Identify new opportunities, tools, and services to enhance the custom software platform
Serve as a subject matter expert in software development
Minimal travel required
Required Skills & Experience:
Minimum 6 years of software development experience with at least 4 years Ruby on Rails development experience focused on the back end.
Experience with testing libraries such as Rspec and Jasmine
Must be familiar with VCS such as Git, and with Pull-Request/Peer Review processes
Strong knowledge of relational databases and SQL
Strong team-building, vendor and customer relations skills
Desired Skills & Experience:
Experience working within a Continuous Integration environment, such as Jenkins or Travis CI