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Mark Alexander F. (Guest)
on 2006-01-06 04:07
(Received via mailing list)

We're looking for a someone who is interested in doing Ruby and Rails on
full time basis
here with us in the lovely Suburbs of Chicago. Our job ad follows.


 Software Engineer - CashNetUSA

CashNetUSA is looking for highly talented software engineer to
its development team.


Candidate will be part of a team of developers building complex web
applications. He or she will be involved in architectural decisions and
responsible for implementing parts of the system. It will be important
the candidate to be able to take on a project independently and ensure

*Job Requirements:*

   - The ideal candidate will be fluent in Ruby as well as proficient
   with Ruby on Rails.
   - Given that these are new technologies, extensive experience
   developing web applications in Object-Oriented Perl, Python, or Java
can be
   substituted as long as a strong desire to work in Ruby exists.

   - Experience in JavaScript and CSS is desirable as well as AJAX.
   - A deep understanding of relational databases and SQL is a must.
   - Experience with MySQL, PostgreSql is a big plus.
   - Experience with Linux/Unix is a must.
   - A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant experience

We subscribe to a notion that great programmers are 300 times more
productive then average programmers. We are looking for a top-quality
hacker: an expert programmer with good design sense and desire to get
accomplished. If you bored of *just a job*, this may be the place for

* About Us: *

CashNetUSA is an online consumer lending company based in the north
of Chicago. The Company was founded in May 2004 by a dynamic management
with roots in Silicon Valley and Wall Street and has grown at a
pace since inception. The Company currently provides short-term consumer
financing solutions in over 25 states and continues to experience
growth and profitability. Management believes the Company is the
operational/technical leader of the online short-term lending industry
is in a great position to capitalize on its market position.

Interested candidates should email detailed cover letter and resume in
TEXT format to jobs (a T)

Agency resumes will not be accepted.
John W. Long (Guest)
on 2006-01-06 07:25
(Received via mailing list)
Mark Alexander F. wrote:
> We're looking for a someone who is interested in doing Ruby and Rails on a
> full time basis
> here with us in the lovely Suburbs of Chicago. Our job ad follows.

Mark, I'd encourage you to post this to the Chicago Area Ruby Group's
mailing list:

You would also be welcome to come to our next meeting and do some
recruiting there. We could probably give you a little time to explain
the position. The next meetup is next Monday at 6pm. See the Web site
for more details:
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