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Ruby on Rails Engineer

WayBetter - US
Full-time
Posted: 8 days ago

About this Role:

WayBetter has an exciting opportunity for a passionate Ruby on Rails engineer to create modern applications with service-oriented architecture. This role is 100% remote, US based.

What you’ll Do:

  • Collaborate with product managers, designers, and engineers on figuring out the best product enhancements to create value for customers and WayBetter
  • Plan, design, and implement software to bring features to life
  • Review the work of fellow engineers
  • Fix bugs when they inevitably pop up
  • Attend regular stand-ups
  • Move as far up and down our technology stack as you’re comfortable with
  • Help build a positive social network around gamifying health and wellness
  • Explore paradigms like event-driven architecture to solve challenges in scaling distributed systems

Your Experience Looks Like:

  • Expert-level knowledge of designing, building, and maintaining web applications in Ruby on Rails
  • Demonstrated ability to store data in MySQL or PgSQL, to find inefficiencies, and to optimize them
  • Familiarity with non-relational databases and when they might be the right choice
  • Comfort producing and consuming JSON APIs
  • Exposure to containerization (e.g. Docker) and container-orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge of cloud hosting platforms (we use AWS)
  • History of modifying web applications for increasing scale
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Close collaboration with product managers, designers, and other engineers
  • Not only being highly productive, but helping others to be highly productive too
  • Passion for development best-practices
  • Eagerness to learn and grow as a software engineer
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