Senior Ruby Developer

New York, United States Full-time

Contently is seeking a talented and organized Senior Developer to play an integral role in the planning and growth of our platform. The Senior Ruby Developer will be responsible for building and maintaining our best-in-class content creation platform and marketplace. 

Git: Please send us your GitHub account if you have a project that you would like us to review. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Help define requirements for projects 
  • Translate feature requirements into sound, creative software designs 
  • Creatively solve problems 
  • Work collaboratively with others 
  • Produce solid, thoroughly tested features (including automated tests) 
  • Plan and execute software releases

Who You Are:

  • 3 - 5+ years experience developing applications using Ruby on Rails. 
  • 6 - 8+ years total software engineering experience 
  • BDD & TDD proficient with test frameworks such as RSpec 
  • Experience building APIs with Ruby on Rails. 
  • SQL (experience with MySQL, Postgres or equivalent)
  • You want to be part of a growing and entrepreneurial company with proven users and business model 
  • You want to learn more, build your experience, and contribute within a fast-paced agile environment 
  • You have a focus on users and customers, and a desire to win in the marketplace
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience 
  • Strong software engineering & architecture fundamentals 
  • Javascript, CSS, HTML (JQuery or equivalent) 
  • AJAX, RESTful web services, JSON 
  • Object-oriented programming and design including Model-View-Controller architecture 

More On Contently:

Contently is on a mission to change the way content marketing is traditionally done.  That means not only building a powerful technology but also leveraging a powerful network of creative experts that traditional marketers need to stay fresh and original.  Working at Contently means that you will be collaborating with extremely intelligent, creative, and diverse problem-solvers who love a good story and many laughs.  Contently employees receive the best perks out there – great benefits including a 401k plan to Friday lunches and an unlimited vacation policy.

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