Forum: Ruby on Rails JOBS - RoR Web Developer - San Francisco

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bkunkel (Guest)
on 2008-10-30 23:55
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Senior Web D. (RoR)

We’ve been retained by a well positioned and managed San Francisco
(SOMA) startup to find an exceptional Ruby on Rails (RoR) business
applications developer. Be a key part of a brilliant team making great
products for a huge Small Business market space. We’re looking for the
developer who wants to work with some of the brightest minds on Ruby,
JavaScript, CSS/HTML and MySQL. Design products and develop code in a
dynamic Agile environment.  Our client offers an A-list of team
members in a great start-up environment; above-market comp package
includes benefits and stock.

Position Description:

·  Write bullet proof code that is highly scalable.
·  Design and implement software for SaaS business management
applications and supporting middleware.
·  Write unit tests and coordinate your development with the CTO and
the development team.
·  Deploy applications.
·  Perform version control with SVN and participate in release
·  This position requires technical leadership qualities exercised in a
hands-on, non-bureaucratic style and a willingness to mentor and
review other team member's work product as required to strengthen the
team and to improve the product.


·  Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
degree or equivalent.
·  Strong knowledge of building secure and scalable web applications
·  Business or financial systems experience a big plus.
·  Strong knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, Ruby, Rails, Linux, MySQL and
·  REST or other services oriented design experience.
·  Experience with JSON and XML, including parsing, schema, and
·  Strong grasp of network protocols, caching, synchronization,
pooling, threads, concurrency, distributed computing, transactions,
and optimization.
·  Disciplined approach to software development, with mindset of test-
driven coding and agile project management.
Strong teamwork skills, practical business sense and a passion for
delivering cool and innovative products.
Julian L. (Guest)
on 2009-01-23 08:02
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This section of the page:

Rails was created in 2003 by David Heinemeier H.and has since
been extended by the Rails core team, more than 1,400 contributors,
and supported by avibrant ecosystem.

should probably read:

Rails was created in 2003 by David Heinemeier H.and has since
been extended by the Rails core team, more than 1,400 contributors,
and is supported by avibrant ecosystem.

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