This is an exciting opportunity to join a hot Palo Alto start up with
funding from some of the top names in Venture Capital. The team is
led by a successful Silicon Valley Entrepreneur. The position will be
compensated with a generous salary, stock options and other perks of
working in a growing start up.
They are for a solid Ruby on Rails Product Developer. To be
successful you will be comfortable with everything from CSS to SQL.
Because of the size of the company you will be given a lot of autonomy
and responsibility. You will also be able to work with the team to
come up with ideas for new features and then launch them the same day.
• Ruby on Rails 3
• Haml, CSS, jQuery
• Git & GitHub
• RVM, Bundler, Capistrano
• Apache, Passenger, Ubuntu
You have written and deployed a production Ruby on Rails application.
• HTML/CSS: Given a design or sketch, you can create the HTML and CSS
required to bring the page to life. Nice to have: Haml, cross-browser
CSS debugging skills, SEO.
jQuery to create interactive UIs. Nice to have: Understanding of
closures, event propagation, asynchronous programming, advanced DOM
• RoR: RESTful design, fat models/skinny controllers, migrations.
Nice to have: experience with custom plugins, authlogic, paperclip,
delayed job (or resque.)
• SQL: Joins, indexes and the tradeoffs involved with normalization.
Nice to have: reporting and analytics.
• Ops/Admin: *nix, Apache, capistrano, cron, ssh. Nice to have: system
automation, bash, security best-practices.
APIs: Nice to have: experience with Twitter and Facebook APIs.