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Funding500K-1M USD
IndustryMobile, Search, Software, Open Source, Social Networking
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Developer - Ruby on Rails

at Inkqwire Solutions in Shhhh...   —   Jul 07, 2014   |  
We represent a number of successful start-ups in the Boston area, specifically for full-stack Ruby on Rails development. We are seeking a passionate developer, well versed in today's web applications.

Our client is a technology and marketing consultancy providing web development, online marketing, and IT consulting services. They are looking for a dynamic technologist to join their team as a Developer. This is an opportunity to play a role in an exciting growing company.

Our client's development team is a group of highly intelligent and creative individuals with deep technical skills. The developer must be comfortable working in a fast paced – sometimes high pressured – ever changing environment. Interaction with clients, project managers, designers, developers, marketing associates and our sales team are all in a day’s work.

Working in their development team, you will play a role in the planning, execution and success of client engagements as well as internal development projects. Their software is written in Ruby using the Ruby on Rails framework. You will be expected to write Ruby code every day. Previous Ruby experience is not a requirement, however you will be expected to learn Ruby and the Rails framework in a relatively short period of time to contribute to the team.

You will be expected to learn new technologies quickly and thrive in a fast paced environment.

You will be expected to work both in a team environment as well as individually. Strong technical and coding skills are essential for this job. 

•Experience in gathering project requirements and developing a feature set
•Excellent communication skills
•The desire to learn new technologies

Technical Requirements:
•Experience building dynamic, database driven websites
•Knowledge of the MVC framework architecture and Object Oriented Programming
•Knowledge of at least 1 Javascript framework, preferably jQuery or Prototype/Scriptaculous
•Familiarity with Linux and demonstrate a grasp of working with the command line
•Knowledge of relational databases and SQL, preferably MySQL
•Previously worked with at least one Source Control Management tool
•Experience with AJAX technologies
•Fluent in HTML and CSS

•Experience with Ruby on Rails
•Experience with Test Driven Development or Behavior Driven Development

Benefits to Working at our client:
•Competitive salary
•Comprehensive benefits package•Health care
•Paid Holidays and Personal time (vacation and sick)
•Commuter benefits
•Paid training and skills development

•Fun, energetic, start-up environment
•Company parties and outings
•Friday Company breakfasts
•Free beer!
•Organic fruit delivered to the office, weekly
•Foosball table
•Free Parking
•Bragging rights!

Additional Information:

Our client offers a comprehensive benefits package. They are committed to providing a competitive portfolio of benefits including health insurance and retirement.

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