JOB - Ruby Developer, Portland, OR

This is a full time or part time contract/hourly-paid Software Developer
position located in Portland, Oregon paying $60.00 to $70.00 per hour
depending on experience. While mostly telecommuting is a possibility,
candidates willing to work on-site for the duration of the project
preferred. Applicants must reside within 50-miles of Portland to be

My Portland, OR client delivers design, development and launch-marketing
services for venture-backed startups. They help new companies get more
customers by creating beautiful, engaging experiences. They are
launching a mobile app that lets you discover music and videos around
you. They have moved past prototypes and are ready to develop a solid,
scalable product. They are looking for the right software developer to
make that happen.

The ideal candidate will hold a Computer Science or Engineering degree
and will:

  • Have strong experience with Python and/or Ruby
  • Evaluate overall system architecture: RESTful API, database, MQs, etc
  • Design a system that can scale to millions of audio tracks and users,
    including experience with load balancing and scalable network
  • Develop a solution to consume real-time media (TV & Radio) streams
  • Develop interfaces to iTunes, Apple Push Notification Service,
    MediaNet, Tribune, and other third-party APIs
  • Develop solutions including communications protocols that are
    sensitive to mobile device battery consumption

To be considered, please submit your resume and hourly requirements to

Thank you,
Beau J. Gould

Open Source Staffing