Senior Ruby Developer

Senior Ruby Developer (Canada, Canada)
Posted: 2011-09-21

We are currently a 15 person ruby development team (within a small-medium size tech shop) that is working on a single codebase for a large enterprise (but not enterprisey) application. We are looking for experienced Ruby on Rails Developers to join our team. You need to be a passionate Ruby Developer who has experience using Ruby on Rails in a professional environment.

We supply our developers with the latest Macs, and use modern dev tools: Git, Github, Pivotal Tracker, Rspec, Rails 3, Engineyard. All developers are encouraged to champion improvements to the way we do things and we sincerely value our sane (or as close as we can reasonably achieve) company culture.

Must Haves

·         5+ years web application development experience

·         Experience coding in Ruby on Rails in a professional environment

·         Fundamental understanding of Git

·         Experience with unit tests and TDD

·         Expert level knowledge of JQuery/MySQL

·         Experience with agile development methodologies in a team environment

·         Desire to have fun, and work in a close-knit team environment

·         Self-starter; eager to learn new technologies and bring fresh ideas to the table

·         Ability to manage your own time and meet deadlines

·         Commitment to working onsite with the rest of the team in Vancouver

·         Passion for development

·         Taste


Nice To Haves

·         Excellent usability and UI design skills

·         Knowledge of XHTML/CSS/JavaScript

·         Knowledge of rspec/BDD/cucumber

·         Deployment and system administration experience with Rails or stacks with similar components (e.g. Lighttpd, Apache, Nginx, Litespeed, Mongrel, Rack, Linux)

·         Salesforce development

·         Experience with Behavior- Driven Testing


About Partnerpedia: (
Vancouver, BC-based Partnerpedia is a growing tech company located in the picturesque south Granville area of the city. Our employees enjoy an open, entrepreneurial and fast-paced work environment, interesting and challenging projects built on the latest technologies, competitive total rewards packages, and opportunities for advancement. Since 1996 we have provided customized .NET web application solutions to enterprise customers. Over the past few years, Partnerpedia has expanded its breadth of client offerings to include a Ruby on Rails online partner community product, and a Community Marketplace where companies can provide a one-stop marketplace for developers and partners to collaborate and sell online. For additional company information, check out:


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