We are new media company looking for a part-time (10-20 hours/week) Ruby
on Rails engineering consultant who has demonstrated ability to write
clean, well-tested code. The candidate should work self-sufficiently
with minimal supervision, and operate well as a remote team-member. The
product that the candidate will be working on is the core backend of the
new media platform, comprising its analytics, user management and
structured data store.
The work hours are flexible and work sprints are spaced every two weeks.
The candidate will be working with an experienced team of RoR and PHP
3 to 5 years experience with full-stack Ruby on Rails development
Experience designing and implementing large, scalable web applications
Experience integrating social APIs (Facebook, Twitter, etc)
Experience creating robust, RESTful APIs
Comfortable using Git
Past experience with either Postgres or MySQL
Startup work experience a major plus!
Experience using Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3) and Heroku
Angular and d3 experience a plus
Familiarity with distributed systems
Experience with NoSQL databases: CouchDB, MongoDB
Production RoR experience : 3 years
If you are interested, please send your resume and rate to