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Senior Rails Engineer (US Based)

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Posted 22 days ago

We are currently looking for a Senior Rails Engineer to join our team and become a key part of all of our engineering efforts!

  • Write well-crafted, high-quality, self-documented, and easy to maintain code
  • Design, implement, and test new performance and security improvements for our platform
  • Work collaboratively with teammates
  • Perform code reviews for teammates
  • Periodically take on tier 2 on-call support duties to handle support requests
  • Troubleshooting our production app and isolating issues to fix
  • Senior Engineers are additionally expected to:

    • Drive the architectural direction of the software
    • Take on ownership of major components or engineering processes
    • Mentor less-experienced engineers and ensure code quality
      • Minimum of 5 - 7 years of experience developing software professionally 
      • 3 - 5 years experience writing production Rails applications
      • Ruby (We're on 2.x)
      • Rails (We're on 6.x)
      • PostgreSQL (We're on 12)
      • Background/async processing solutions (such as Sidekiq)
      • Experience with Rails application server (such as Passenger)
      • Experience with cloud computing platform (such as AWS, GCS)
      • Solid experience working on larger scale production Rails applications and have good all around back end skills.
      • Strong communication skills and ability to work cross-functionally
      • Excellent understanding of relational databases and SQL
      • Exposure to NoSQL technologies such as Redis and ElasticSearch
      • Experience with version control tools such as Git and GitHub
      • Education:

        • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent related experience

        • Occasional irregular work hours 
        • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, etc. 
        • Extended time viewing a computer monitor
        • Sitting or standing for extended periods of time

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Atlanta, GA, US Location

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