HotelsOutlook of Seattle, WA is seeking a full time Ruby on Rails developer to build a new hotels search engine.
Intermediate level Memcached, MySQL, Apache, and Linux server mangement.
Leadership and business oriented attitude.
Work well independently - pulling tasks from software ticketing system to keep project moving forward.
Driven to "get things done".
Using software ticketing system to manage software bugs and to do tasks.
Building tools with a great user experience.
Available for on-site collaboration.
Rails 2.3 - ActiveRecord, ActionPack, ActiveSupport.
Rails fragment caching and session storage in Memcached.
Building and working with web spiders in Ruby (mechanize).
Storing parsed and compressed HTML.
Building dynamic AJAX interfaces and building CSS positioned layouts.
Must be comfortable working at a Unix command line terminal.
Must be familiar with version control using SVN or Git.
HTML/XML Parsing using Nokogiri, Hpricot, or LibXML.
Writing and running unit, functional, and integration tests using a test driven development model.
HAML for markup.
Capistrano for Rails deployment.
Turning graphic mockups into valid cross browser HTML and CSS.