Full Stack Web Developer
Foraker Labs - Boulder, CO

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We’re looking for experienced Ruby and JavaScript developers who share our commitment to producing well crafted and fully tested web applications in an ego-free environment. We hire talented developers who are tenacious learners, patient teachers, strong communicators, and contributors to our culture of excellence.

Practices we love
  • Iterative software development inspired by Agile methodologies.
  • Maintaining open and democratic discourse about our technologies and process.
  • Sustainable pacing over heroics.
Technologies we trust
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Git
  • Postgres/SQL
  • Backbone.js
You can expect to
  • Enjoy a mix of paired and solo programming.
  • Use your preferred development tools, learning new techniques from seasoned teammates.
  • Get feedback via formal and informal code review.
  • Get your hands dirty in all layers of the application, from Rails internals to rich client-side interfaces.
  • Analyze complex and diverse business problems, and architect SOLID solutions.
  • Write code that makes you proud.
  • Learn about your colleagues' non-technical interests during our weekly Lunch and Learn presentations, complete with great food from local Boulder restaurants.
  • Present and debate the latest and greatest technologies and methodologies with the team at our informal weekly meetings.
  • Dodge the occasional [football][frisbee][dog][upstream git force push].
What you'll get
  • A competitive base salary.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance, and 401k with company match.
  • A relaxed office in beautiful Boulder, Colorado with a view of the Flatirons and adjacent to the Boulder Creek Path.
  • An opportunity to grow as a developer.
Here’s the deal with interviewing We start off with a quick phone/video chat to break the ice. This is your opportunity to ask us questions about Foraker and our opportunity to watch you write some basic Ruby.

If our chat goes well, we’ll ask you to come by the office* for the next phase, a serious technical interview followed by pair-programming sessions with two of our developers.

How to apply Please write a cover letter highlighting experiences which demonstrate that you'll be a great fit at Foraker. Links to code samples or projects that show off technical skills and exploration are a huge plus.

Read more about who we are.

The fluffy stuff
  • We have snacks.
  • We have free soft drinks and a kegerator.
  • We have a basketball hoop and 100% of us can dunk.
  • We occasionally host hackfests open to the entire Boulder tech community.
  • We take monthly outings as a company to do Something Fun TM.
  • We will remember to celebrate your birthday : )
The boring stuff
  • No contractors, please, unless you are interested in a full-time, on-site position.
  • No recruiters or outsourcing shops, please.
* Remote interviews are possible if you can't physically be in Boulder.

Foraker Labs http://forakerlabs.com

How to apply Email your resume to jobs-rails-2014@foraker.com .