Web Application Engineer
UrbanBound - Chicago, IL

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Join a team that has a history of building successful software products and businesses. We have a solid product to build upon, incredible traction and are preparing for rapid growth as we innovate an industry that's ripe for disruption. We have an innovative and demanding environment where, refreshingly, people have just as high expectations of themselves as they have of others. Our product is built utilizing backbone.js, jQuery, HTML, SCSS, and Ruby on Rails. Our software development and design practices are heavily influenced by Agile, Lean, User Centric Design, Behavior Driven Development and Extreme Programming (XP). The product you will be building is critical to our business. We won't compromise quality just to meet arbitrary deadlines and know when it is better to delay a release for quality. Sound perfect? We do too.

What you should have

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Desire and 3+ years experience building new products and features for an applications

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Enjoy the art in code you write, and work hard to make it maintainable for your future self as well as your colleagues on the product team

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Experience working in a variety of languages and systems (e.g Ruby on Rails, Backbone.js, node.js, jQuery, Postgres, or JSON)

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Love good statistical analysis and the power of data-driven decisions

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Ability to engage with users in order to get feedback for future iterations of the product

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Meticulous attention to detail, results-driven attitude, and ownership over quality and outcomes

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Familiarity with common software development patterns (e.g. MVC, factories)