Jr. Software Engineer — Ruby on Rails Developer at krow.ai

Posted on: 03/16/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: rspec grape rails restful devise github ruby qa postgresql

**Multiple Openings.** **US Citizens ONLY. 100% Remote but must live in North America.** Getting a job is hard and stressful. We're trying to fix that. Seriously, that's the ethos behind this post as well as the product we need your help building. Come join a high-functioning team that needs your unique talents. Been there, done that crew. All pros. **We are looking for a few Jr. Ruby on Rails developers** responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. If you've built or are currently building mission-critical software for larger enterprises. If you're just getting started, please apply for our Sr. Engineering position. If you've recently graduated from a code school or are just getting started in your software career, this is the post for you. **Responsibilities** * Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code * Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems * Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization **Skills** * Experience with Ruby on Rails, along with other common libraries such as RSpec, Grape, and DelayedJob * Experience with relational databases, specifically PostgreSQL * Understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its nuances * Understanding of object-oriented programming * Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful paradigms * Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes * Able to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests * Understanding of Git and GitHub * Familiarity with continuous integration **Compensation** * $60K - $90K (DOE) + health benefits * Open to contract-work if you'd rather not be w2, but we'd like your full-time effort * Generous PTO / schedule flexibility * Chance to grow your role + raises (of course) as we grow the company **What to Expect** * Small, pro team — been there, done that RE: enterprise software * Start out doing QA and learning to document bugs in the code... then graduate to development work * Clear direction and expectations * Chill leaders who only care about the work product * We also expect you to have a life outside of work — none of that "work is family" psyops stuff **Start Date** * Assume April 1 but we can talk about it if you have a preference sooner or later **How to Apply** * Send an email to josh@krow.ai * Include a short bio * link to your LinkedIn * link to your GitHub * Questions you have about the company or role LSS, this could be your vehicle for good work/life balance + feel good about the product you're building + respect for everyone you work with + opportunity to do something that benefits users in a real, tangible way that most software doesn't.