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Wall-to-Wall Studios (W|W) is looking for a Ruby on Rails Web Developer to fill an immediate position in our Honolulu office. (Sorry, no relocation package is provided.)
Our technology stack includes Ruby on Rails, PHP, MySQL, Git, jQuery, OS X, Linux, and more. We love using Responsive Web Design to get our sites working on as many devices as humanly possible. Among the wide gamut of web-based projects on our docket, we also maintain a CMS built in-house and tailored to our clients' needs. This is a position in which self-starters and people passionate about the Web will thrive.
The ideal candidate will:
- Interact with clients — Meetings, filtering feedback and presenting jaw-dropping work.
- Be a team player from beginning to end — Collaborate from initial concepts to production ready website.
- Backend Development — Develop high-quality web applications while improving and maintaining an existing MVC code base in Ruby on Rails and PHP.
- Server administration — Deploy websites and applications into a LAMP environment. Fine-tune and improve server architecture with benchmarking and load testing.
- Communication — Effectively communicate technical details to non-technical team members and clients. Must be able to give explanations in a compelling, articulate, and occasionally comedic manner via email.
Experience in the following a plus:
- Be well-versed in object-oriented programming
- Not be afraid to write SQL queries
- Care about building well-designed, user-centric software
- Be an advocate of user experience, interface design, and web standards.
- Excel in an open, fast-paced work environment
- Loves to write tests to maintain a codebase with a team of several people
- Have a grasp on front-end coding trends as we are aggressively growing our emphasis on support for mobile devices (iPhone, iPad, etc.) and deploying Responsive Design solutions for virtually all projects.
- Have experience creating websites and applications in the technologies listed below and possess an insatiable desire to learn more.
- A PHP framework such as CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Symfony
- Ruby on Rails
- Sass, LESS, and CoffeeScript
- Apache, Nginx
- Git, Github
- Linux system administration
- Acceptance testing and behavior-driven development
- Front-end development trends, including Responsive design
Wall-to-Wall Studios is a multidisciplinary strategic creative and branding firm. Founded in 1992, we are a full-service agency headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a second office in Honolulu, Hawaii. Our work spans many verticals, and we like it that way. We have experience representing the full emotional and aesthetic spectrum. Our clients are diverse - big, small and in between; local, regional and national.
We're always interested in meeting creative, smart, talented, dedicated team players with a sense of humor. (Hey... maybe that's you.) Show us what you're made of. Good luck.
- A top-of-the-line development setup
- Great learning and collaborative environment
- Diverse range of clients and assignments
- Benefits including medical, dental and vision
- An awesomely creative and inspiring boutique agency workspace in an urban loft environment
Wall-to-Wall Studios, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer
Wall-to-Wall Studios - 7 months ago