Looking for strong Ruby/RoR Engineers

Hi Everyone! I would really like to get the word out about a couple of
Opportunities I have in NYC and SF Bay Area. I would appreciate your
help in locating a strong Ruby/RoR Engineer. Below I have included a
description of what we are looking for. If this is you, Please send an
updated resume for consideration. If this is not you, who can you
recommend? We are offering $2000.00 (two thousand) per Ruby rock star
you recommend that accepts an offer. Again, I really appreciate your
help. Let me know if I can be any help to you as well.


Matthew DeRossett,

Senior Recruiter

Stafftopia, Inc
V 208 944 9375
C 208 293 7253
F 815 642 0347|



• Observing and speaking with people, to best understand their needs

• Experimenting with new tools, technologies, and devices

• Brainstorming with researchers, developers, and designers

• Bringing software from prototype to production

• Responding to feedback on live applications

About you:

• You have depth and breadth: you must have experience in front-end

development, but maybe you’ve also designed an iphone app. Or an
aircraft pilot

display. Or a video game. Or [insert your work here].

• You’re good at switching from “the big picture” to code-level

• You work best in participatory, collaborative, team based

• You have strong, verbal, written and visual presentation skills.

You have lots of software experience…

• Flex/Flash builder with Actionscript 3

• HTML5 & CSS3

• Javascript + Jquery

• Ruby / Rails and PHP

• Cocoa / Objective C

• Basic linux and Windows server configuration

• Fireworks, Illustrator, and/or Photoshop (for wireframes and

• Templating languages (e.g. wordpress, erb, haml, etc)

… And you do more than code:

• You have a passion (and eye) for visual details

• You have a hard time taking “no” for an answer; you prefer to find a

• You have experiencing supporting and scaling prototypes you’ve built
in the past

• You have a strong opinion about Git and SVN

All candidates should provide work samples as part of the application


We are a small VC-funded startup looking for a software engineer with
at least 2 years of Rails development experience who will be
responsible for back-end design and implementation of a next
generation social jobs application on Facebook.

* Expert level in Rails 2.3.5+/3, Ruby, SQL

* Comfortable working in a Linux environment.

* Experience with Facebook app development and Facebook Connect APIs

* Strong familiarity with Web 2.0 / Social Networking websites

* Excellent problem solving skills

* Driven and self-motivated, a self-starter who can work without
needing direct supervision

* B.S. in Computer Science or related field from a top tier
university (or equivalent experience) preferred

* Familiarity with Javascript, CSS, HTML, AJAX a plus