ROR SOFTWARE ENGINEER FirstFuel Software
FirstFuel Software is looking for a talented and creative full stack Ruby on Rails (RoR) developer to join its Engineering team. As a ROR programmer you will take the lead in developing engaging ROR applications by interactive presentation of complex energy data and patterns. You will work closely with the user experience designers and product managers to create full-stack prototypes of new concepts and ideas. You will work on cross-functional teams and collaborate with product management and software engineering teams to convert prototypes into enterprise grade applications.
If you have experience creating simple, engaging consumer applications using ROR and related technologies, want to work had in a fast-paced environment for a rapidly growing start-up, and want to make an impact on a global energy conservation effort for the result of your work, this is the job for you..
Formal education or experience in structured software development. B.S./M.S. in Computer Science preferred.
3-5 years of RoR and web development experience (REST, Web Services, XML, HTTP).
Experience developing production quality commercial applications through a full lifecycle of product development, validation and deployment.
Experience with agile design and release methodologies and Scrum lifecycle practices, or a strong desire to learn including: pair programming, test driven development, continuous integration, iterative delivery, retrospection.
Interpersonal skills to collaborate closely with cross-functional team and to communicate with executive sponsors.
Expert level knowledge and hands on experience working with Ruby On Rails technologies (Ruby, Rails, Rspec, Active Record, etc).
Ability to implement HTML and CSS from mockups.
Exposure to large scale systems development, especially enterprise distributed systems.
Passion for building and delivering high quality products in a timely manner.
You jump at the chance to sketch, post-it, mind map, and brainstorm to solve problems.
You enjoy exploring new technologies and ideas for creating compelling interactive applications.
Experience working in a Mac or Linux environment.
Working knowledge of MVC and ORM architecture.
Knowledge of Java and AWS deployment.
Experience implementing responsive designs using Twitter Bootstrap, Foundation or other frameworks.
Experience working with EC2/Hiroku, Capistrano, Git, newRelic, CoffeeScript, SCCS, etc.
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