Posted January 28, 2021

Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer (remote)

Location: Vancouver
Job ID: 1956
Employment Type: Permanent

Are you a Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer who wants to work in an environment that is flexible and results-driven? Do you want to work with other smart, top tier Ruby on Rails Engineers?  Our client is an energetic software company that is a leader in their field and on the cusp of huge growth.  We love this company because of the flexible culture they foster, because employees are encouraged to contribute with progressive ideas, and because employees can work remotely from anywhere in North America.

Our client has asked for our help in looking for a Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer for a permanent role. You'll be working with technologies such as Ruby on Rails 6, Postgres, Redis, Elasticsearch, Typescript, JavaScript, React, Webpack, AWS, Heroku, Ansible, Digital Ocean, Intercom, Slack, Basecamp, and Google Drive.

Here is what you'll be doing on a day to day basis:

  • Defining and improving useful APIs for customers
  • Architecting the ETL process for retail hierarchy data
  • Coordinate with engineering teams at Fortune 500 retailers to support integration efforts
  • Performance improvements at the database level
  • Evangelize coding and performance best practices with the rest of the team
  • Collaborate with the rest of the team on new features that customers will love
Here is the type of person we are looking for:
  • You have 5+ years production experience as a Ruby on Rails Engineer with large scale Rails applications
  • You have experience with Rails 6
  • You have great written and verbal communication skills. Since the team is 100% distributed, the ability to articulate yourself through written communication is extremely important
  • You prefer taking projects from inception to completion, and are outcome oriented
  • You have a strong understanding of systems architecture, database design, and the Ruby language
  • You are a proactive communicator and have no problem managing your time as a remote employee
  • You are proud of your craft, and enjoy and value clean code that scales to keep large teams productive

If you are interested in exploring this position, please apply now! 

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at their company.

People are our passion. People are our profession. 

Since 2010, SIGnature Recruiting has been pairing exceptional people with short-term contracts and long-term careers in Vancouver’s flourishing IT industry.  We are specialists in IT Recruiting and pride ourselves in making valuable contributions to our clients and candidates.

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