Senior Rubyist LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars. Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, we want to invest in you!
We?re on the hunt for engineering talent who can make software languages bend to their will. Due to our high traffic, there are technical scaling challenges that few companies' experience. As a member of our skilled team, you will build and maintain applications deployed to millions of users. This is a fast-paced agile environment where code you write today will be live on our site tomorrow (Continuous Deployment FTW!). We need the best and the brightest to help us build better, more robust applications.
Well-qualified candidates will have:
6+ years of web development experience; preference given to candidates who have experience with large applications of some scale
Extensive experience developing in Ruby on Rails
Willingness to take smart risks and champion new ideas
Comfort-level with working on a distributed/dispersed team
Exceptional competencies in object oriented programming, data structures, and algorithms
Opportunity to work with some giants from the Ruby community
Opportunity to write code that millions will interact with
All the usual stuff (health/dental/401k/etc) so you don't have to worry about self or family
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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