Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Alliants is an innovate software development company specialising in web applications development. We have a great startup mentality, creating our own products using cutting edge technologies every day.
We are currently looking for talented developers to work with us and our clients on a number of projects and products.
Developers in our company get the responsibility to take ownership of projects and have an impact in the way we work with our customers and us.
We offer the opportunity to engage with like-minded individuals and to work in an outstanding coastal location. At Alliants you are able to develop yourself and take on responsibility.
The role would incorporate mentoring and taking on greater responsibility within ruby on rails across a variety of platforms, and working with the current team to develop new features on innovative products/projects.
You will get a chance to influence decisions in both design and technical implementation from day one and will be encouraged to contribute to the strategic direction of the products/projects.
Mentoring project programming team
Defining solutions for technical issues
Database design and architecture
Managing hosting deployments for clients
Maintaining existing applications, i.e. adding feature additions or bug fixing
General office duties to support project Lead Developers
A keen interest in Internet technologies
Commercial experience of Ruby on Rails
Understanding of TDD and BDD
Understanding MVC design patterns
Understanding of database technologies (particularly MySQL and PostgreSQL)
Portfolio and/or code examples
Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
An interest in startups, products and the entrepreneurial spirit that drives them
Experience in mobile development or social media