Ruby on Rails Web Developer Posted Jan 31, 2011
ROCS, Inc. , McLean, VA
Ruby on Rails Web Developer

McLean, VA

$60-90K + Benefits + Company Equity

Start Date:

Open to US citizens, permanent residents, and candidates who require sponsorship

This company was recently honored as the DC regions "Hottest Boostrap" company by the Northern Virginia Technology Council. They were thrilled to receive the award and proud of how they achieved it – organic growth and profitability fueled by an unwavering commitment to providing every customer with an amazing experience.

They're expanding the technology team that delivers the core functionality for the leading design-online eCommerce Web site. Millions of their customers interact with the eCommerce technology, and their goal is to make each of those interactions a positive one.

The engineering team works proactively to solve challenges associated with a growing, high-volume, consumer facing Web application. In this role, you will have ownership of critical functionality related to their platform, and work collaboratively on continuous innovation to ensure they deliver an optimal Web experience for their customers. This is an ideal position for someone who enjoys the rhythm of agile, test-driven development cycles and the rewards that come with delivering technology that has instant impact on a growing business.

* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
* Minimum of 2+ years professional experience in designing and developing public-facing Web applications. More experience is great.
* Ability to contribute to our Ruby code base on day one, and direct experience with Ruby on Rails framework
* Deep commitment to test driven development, and examples of how you've incorporated it into recent projects
* Demonstrated and documented interest in dynamic Web languages, evolving frameworks, and other progressive technologies that could be applied to improving the Web experience
* Well qualified candidates should also have direct experience with the following Apache, Java, Javascript, jQuery, HTML, SQL

About the Company
This client is an innovative online service that enables people to design and order custom decorated products for their groups and events. They serve a variety of customers, ranging from businesses, organizations, teams and even individuals in need of custom products for any sort of occasion. The product catalog includes hundreds of t-shirt styles and more. In addition to screen printing and embroidery for bulk orders, they offer a digital printing service that allows people to design and order as little as one custom t-shirt at a time. They also provide free expert art assistance, design consultations, and a thorough proofing process to ensure that each custom design - whether printed on one t-shirt or thousands - turns out perfectly!

As a dynamic and forward-thinking company, their business is growing rapidly. Founded in 2000, they are now the leading website for designing and ordering custom decorated products through a smooth, efficient, and fun process. Since their humble start in late 2000, they have grown from a team to ten to a family of over 250. They offer incredible benefits, flexible scheduling options, and a team of fantastic coworkers (and that's just the tip of the iceberg!).

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