Posted over 1 year agoWHO WE AREDockYard is a software consultancy that specializes in web applications. We have in-house designers, developers, and project managers, and we are looking for a Ruby on Rails Developer to join our growing team. You’ll work alongside talented individuals on groundbreaking projects for the world’s largest companies.WHAT WE DOWe help ambitious companies transform new ideas into fully deployed web applications. Our clients range from seed funded and early stage startups, who depend on us to define and deliver business-critical workflows, to established enterprise companies seeking fresh perspective and deep expertise on new projects.The ideal candidate is self-driven and passionate about web technologies and industry best practices, and has experience building complex Ruby on Rails backends to power single-page applications built with frameworks such as Ember.js.WHAT IT’S LIKE TO WORK HEREWe offer a comprehensive benefit plan with a focus on providing an exceptional working environment. Some of these benefits include:100% Remote workforce100% DockYard paid medical, dental, vision, life & AD&D starting Day 1401(k) offered through VanguardSubstantial paid time offConference & Laptop stipendLEVELMid- to Senior-levelLOCATIONRemote (U.S. based only)EMPLOYMENT TYPEFull-time ExemptRESPONSIBILITIESWork independently or with other engineers to develop user experience-focused web applications, or provide support for existing systems.Collaborate with designers, frontend developers, stakeholders, and clients to understand business goals, analyze requirements, formulate solutions, and ensure the successful execution and delivery of the end product.Assist in scoping, estimating, and planning of projects.Participate in code review, pairing, and other forms of knowledge sharing.Some travel required.MUST HAVES2-5 years of experience in Ruby on Rails developmentExcellent communication and collaboration skillsUnderstand and exercise best practices for web development and software design.Tier 2 support of production applications may be required on some projects.NICE TO HAVESPrior client services, consulting, or freelancing experienceExperience working in a remote teamExperience with Ember.js or other front end frameworkExperience working with external APIs and microservices DockYard is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, personal appearance, pregnancy, family responsibilities, matriculation, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.