Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)
Strategic Employment Partners - San Francisco, CA

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Are you an engineer that has thought, "I would like to work on an application or project that positively affects the well-being of me and others on a daily basis"? Well, we are a company dedicated to helping people pursue, achieve and maintain a more healthful life by improving their well-being every day! Our products feature compelling Web and Mobile experiences that encourage people to become mindful of small actions they can take every day to engage their body, mind and spirit. We also transform social networks into support systems, activating their potential to motivate and inspire.
We're looking for a passionate and skilled Ruby on Rails developer with experience building scalable web services and applications. You will:
  • Architect, build, test and refine new products and services.
  • Develop and expand infrastructure to process millions of transactions with fault-tolerance and predictability.
  • Tackle a wide variety of coding problems throughout the stackwe all work on everything.
  • Brainstorm and prototype new concepts. Turn prototypes into real things.
  • Be a team player in a flat-structured, highly collaborative environment.
Desired Skills:
Ruby on Rails. If you don't have experience with Ruby on Rails, that is OKAY as long as you have serious interest in learning Ruby on Rails, or you are proficient in at least one of these programming languages: Java, PHP, Perl or Python.

Nice to haves:
Hands-on experience building and scaling distributed, highly available web services and applications in the cloud using EC2 and Heroku
Hands-on experience with performance optimization, SQL tuning, Memcached, queuing systems and caching strategies
Hands on experience with key/value stores or other NoSQL/document based systems such as Couchdb, MongoDB, Redis, etc.
Demonstrable knowledge of Javascript and CSS (preferably using jQuery)
Data integration, REST APIs, OAuth, and MVC

Compensation Package: consists of salary and a bonus that's commensurate with accomplishment. We offer a full suite of benefits, including 401(k).
We care about workplace well-being. Health matters here.
We have fun. Conversations are lively and there's plenty of laughter.
We're making a difference. Our well-being solutions are creating meaningful, lifelong change.

The extras:
Organic fruit delivery every week
Bottomless supply of coffee and healthy beverages
Bi-weekly catered team lunches