Ruby on Rails Engineer

VerticalResponse (San Francisco, California)

June 27, 2014
50 Beale Street, 10th floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Are you obsessed with Rails and specialize in building highly scalable, fault tolerant, distributed web applications? Interested in working with technologies like RoR/redis/postgres/HATIOS/ember.js/emberdata/js/html5/css3? If so, come join us as we build our next generation platform, a full SaaS based digital marketing solution for small business owners and non-profits.

Imagine engineering a Redwood Tree to grow 300 feet in 6 months. Thats the challenge of this role as we scale our platform. As an integral member of the engineering team, you'll build real-time products from scratch that scale with increasingly large and complex datasets. This is a rare opportunity to stretch your limits alongside some very talented engineers who dont settle for the status quo. We push ourselves; well push you, and expect you to push us too. All while using the latest and greatest technologies in a TDD environment

Youre a Rubyist with killer abilities on Rails, Linux, Postgres and MySQL, and your commitment to producing clean, high quality code is the foundation of your success. Your experience includes sharding database systems, conceptualizing complex server systems and developing test cases using tools like Rspec and capybara. While youre highly autonomous you enjoy team collaboration and sharing your knowledge through code reviews, paired programing and around the ping pong table.

Here at VerticalResponse we understand how important it is for small businesses to connect with their customers on any device " and we help them do that using the latest techniques in responsive design. With more than 1 million users worldwide our dynamic and affordable platform allows small businesses and non-profits to compete with the global giants. Plus VR people rock! We're fun, diverse, growing and profitable, which many companies just can't say. Oh, and we have the best damn coworkers around!
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