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 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.
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.
Solid experience developing with Ruby on Rails.
At least 3 years of software development.
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.
Excellent communication skills.
Positive team player attitude.
Enthusiastic about learning new technologies.
Self-starter and self-learner.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with your cover letter and resume if you think you may be a good fit.