Engineering

Ruby Web Developer

We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic Ruby on Rails developer to add to our team. Our ideal candidate should have a positive and enthusiastic attitude and be adaptable to our dynamic environment. We are looking for someone with solid web development experience, and a good understanding of social media websites. If you get excited about writing code and seeing things work, and if you have a huge enthusiasm to learn, you'll probably like working here too. Oh, and it's a plus if you remotely like fashion.
This may be you if:
  • You like working closely with a small team programming in Ruby, HTML, Javascript, and CSS.  
  • You have a solid web development background, and are a web savvy user who knows good websites from bad ones.
  • You have an interest in good design, and an eye for what looks good.
  • You are not afraid to voice your opinion, but also work well with a team.
  • You have a positive and enthusiastic attitude and know how to adapt to change quickly.
  • You may not know everything, but you know how to find the best solution for it.
Your role:
  • Work on new enhancements with the platform (website and mobile).
  • Help drive technology to keep things current.
  • Collaborate with the creative and product teams on improvements/features.
  • Continually find ways to improve the site, and make sure it's running smoothly.
  • Troubleshoot issues on the fly.
Tech Skills:
  • Solid experience developing with Ruby on Rails.
  • At least 3 years of software development.
  • Solid experience in HTML, Javascript(jQuery), CSS
  • SQL experience, preferably in MySQL.
  • Basic understanding of OO Design and Unix based environments.
  • Basic understanding of cloud computing.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and critical thinking skills.
Soft Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Positive team player attitude.
  • Enthusiastic about learning new technologies.
  • Self-starter and self-learner.
Pluses:
  • Experience developing on mobile devices
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services(EC2, S3, SES).
  • Understand caching implementations like memcached.
  • Exposure to social media development (FB, Twitter, Tumblr, etc.)
  • Experience scripting (perl, ksh).
  • Experience working in small teams.
  • Previous startup experience.
Email us at jobs@chictopia.com with your cover letter and resume if you think you may be a good fit.
← Back to Jobs
Please log in. Don't have an account? Sign up here.
or login below
Username
Password