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    Edinburgh, Scotland

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    £45000.00 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aamar Ahmad

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Ruby on Rails Developer - Edinburgh (Remote Workers Considered)

My client is looking for a versatile and collaborative full-stack software developer to join their team. You will be working on a Ruby on Rails platform and high-traffic public-facing website.

Desired Skills and Experience:

Person Specification:

Key Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience of Ruby on Rails development
  • Proven experience in software development and Ruby, Rails/ Sinatra
  • Solid grounding in HTML, CSS and JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience in creating robust applications
  • Sound understanding of the Ruby on Rails security guide plus protection against Over posting, XSS and SQL injection attacks
  • Modern agile based development approaches
  • Exposure to test driven development and automated front end testing (R-Spec, and Capybara)
  • A good grasp of object orientated analysis and design

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in using Authentication and User Registration Frameworks such as Devise
  • Some experience of CSS frameworks, such as Foundation or Bootstrap
  • Some experience of JavaScript Graphing/Chart libraries
  • Exposure to SQL Server
  • Experience working with Qlikview, Tableau, or Integration with 3rd Party API's
  • Knowledge of cloud-based hosting i.e. AWS