Ruby on Rails Software Engineer in Greenville, SC at MDI Group

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

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Ruby on Rails Engineer
Greenville, SC
3 Month Contract To Hire

Our client is looking to hire an intermediate to senior level Rails engineer for full time work via a direct hire or contract-to-hire. This position is for a solid developer with strong development and problem-solving skills plus real-world experience with Ruby on Rails. This position is focused on back end development; however, knowledge and experience with frontend development and other languages is a plus. The position will work with a small, highly motivated team in an office in downtown Greenville, SC with the option to work remotely part of the time. A developer who has experience using AWS (Amazon Web Services) is a big plus. Experience writing automated tests with Rspec is preferred. The developer will assist with new features and maintenance to an existing platform.

Maintain a production Ruby on Rails application
Develop new features following product and technical specifications
Work in an issue tracker to analyze, discuss, and document issues
Investigate, document, and repair application defects
Deploy new software releases and maintain devops
Collaborate with other developers, QA, and product stakeholders
Write automated tests in RSpec
Perform code review for other developers' changes
Follow a lean agile process using Kanban
Recommend improvements to application architecture

Solid backend web development experience
Intermediate to advanced Ruby on Rails skills
Web technologies such as JavaScript 6/7, CSS3 and HTML 5
Experience with MySQL database or other SQL-based database
Experience working in an AWS - Amazon Web Services environment experience desired
Ability to work with multiple languages is desired
Light domestic travel may be required
Attention to detail and persistence
Ability to keep track of different projects
Good communication skills

Full Time Benefits:
On the job training and mentoring
Great health insurance with an HSA option
401k retirement plan
Performance based yearly bonus structure
Work remotely up to 2 days per week


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