You will engage in a combination of backend coding and system/web page maintenance activities to build, maintain, and optimize the FanTravel web site and supporting infrastructure.
In this role your primary responsibilities will be to add new features and functionality, perform analysis of problems, engage in bug fixes, add functionality to the administrative panel, tune the backend code and databases, modify URL flow, work with and optimize the MVC architecture, participate in discussion on frontend design work, and provide basic sysadmin support as needed.
In addition, you may from time-to-time participate in other technology projects, and contribute meaningfully to strategy or product discussions as part of the FanTravel team.
Skills & Requirements
Demonstrated experience working with Ruby on Rails, Git, MongoDB, and HTML/CSS/JS
Experience with Heroku in a production environment
Knowledge of best Ruby on Rails practices
Demonstrated ability to personally organize and manage complex projects
Proven ability to multitask, and constantly prioritize projects and day-to-day tasks
Knowledge of jQuery and other JS libraries
An eye for aesthetics and UI/UX
BSCS or equivalent
joelonsoftware - 20 months ago