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Full-Stack Ruby on Rails Developer

About the Job:

DesignFiles is an interior design project management software company on a mission to help interior designers and home furnishing retailers take their design services and businesses to new heights. With 5,000+ customers and 20+ team members located all over the world, we're growing quickly and looking for our next driven and talented team member.

We’re looking for a Full Stack Ruby on Rails Developer to join the company to drive product development from the ground level.

Please note: This is a contract role and we are looking for individuals (not agencies) that can commit 40+ hours a week to become a core member of our team.

What You'll Do:

  • Write, review and improve Ruby and JavaScript code working in Unix environment.
  • Collaborate with our product team to bring features from conception to completion.
  • Develop features with an emphasis on consistency and integrity at all levels of the stack.
  • Improve DesignFiles' engineering culture with an eye for best practices, code quality and code reviews.
  • Actively contribute to the project with ideas and solutions to constantly improve the lives of our designers and their clients.
  • Participate in Sprint Planning, Retros, 1:1s

What We Want From You:

  • 5+ years experience as a full-stack developer: proficiency in SQL, HTML, CSS and modern JavaScript.
  • 3+ years of hands-on Ruby on Rails experience: rubocop, minitest, delayed job, paperclip, paranoia, etc.
  • Solid knowledge of Unix shell, PostgreSQL, Docker, Node.js, AWS S3.
  • Fluent English and being able to talk in detail about complicated topics.
  • Being fully present during agreed work hours.
  • Accountability for testing own code, thinking through the edge cases and ability to work productively without close supervision.
  • Decent internet connection to participate in video calls and screen sharing sessions.

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