Rails Developer Needed

Net Theory (USA, USA)
Posted: 2011-10-31
Type: Fulltime

Full-time, on-site software development position. Candidates should have 2-3 years experience with web-based software development.

We hire great people who are excellent collaborators and love to learn new things. We're a motivated team and work in a friendly environment.


Net Theory, a NYC web software development firm in business since 1999, located next to Penn Station in midtown.


An email message to jobs+dev@nettheory.com


Competitive salary, health insurance, 12 company holidays + 3 weeks paid personal days a year, TransitChek, dual monitors, morning coffee, Monday staff lunch, Friday beer and chips!


. Ruby on Rails (ability to create a new app from scratch, configure and deploy to multiple environments)
. Object-oriented programming and MVC frameworks
. Using OOP (abstraction, inheritance, knowing when to refactor)
. jQuery (know how to implement event handling, DOM traversal and to enable AJAX)
. Ability to write clean, valid HTML and CSS
. Using SVN for source-control and issue-tracking software
. Application deployment, using Capistrano in a Linux environment


. Experience with Spree e-commerce integration
. Experience with Wordpress customizations

Please send your resume and a cover letter to jobs+dev@nettheory.com.

Must be legally qualified to work in the United States (U.S. Citizen or permanent resident).

No agencies or recruiters please.


Net Theory is a full-service New York City web development firm that produces and manages website projects of many types. Our team is a cooperative blend of designers and programmers in a close-knit setting. We apply our wide range of expertise to our wide range of projects, which develop from initial concept sketches to sophisticated technological implementation, all the way to launch, hosting and maintenance.

We learn new skills all the time. Our team's skill set presently includes: needs assessment and strategic advice, art direction and user interface design, HTML and CSS build, search engine optimization, systems architecture and database design, programming on multiple platforms and in a variety of proven languages (including Java, PHP, PERL, and Ruby on Rails), open source expertise, integration of third party tools and functions, site deployment, and hosting.

For more information, visit our website at nettheory.com, or find us on Twitter @nettheory. 
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