FULL STACK ENGINEER
Position title: Full Stack Engineer
Reports to: CTO
You would be working on developing new features from start to finish which would include everything from early prototypes to getting the production server ready to checking for security concerns.
Write technical specs
Journal your process
QA your work
Update tickets and keep work organized
Follow methodologies that the company provides
Write efficient software
Work with stakeholders to understand tradeoffs
Follow up on issues / errors on a regular basis
Required Skills (be familiar with the following)
HTML (different version) and their compatibilities.
CSS (different versions and techniques to apply effects and cross browser support), one or two CSS frameworks (LESS or SASS).
Component frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation.
HTTP: how the protocol generally works and how browsers generally deal with it.
Web sockets and web workers.
Experience with AJAX libraries (jQuery is required and one of these three: Backbone, Angular or React).
Unix: bash, piping, SSH, tools (cat, awk, sed), basics of standard input/output
Basic principles of database design
Canvas / WebGL
Basic experience with ORM
Possess a good understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its nuances
Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
Experience designing, building large-scale Ruby on Rails applications
Experience with common libraries such as RSpec and Resque
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (e.g. Git, or SVN)
Proficient in bash shell
Familiarity with continuous integration and delivery
Basic familiarity with networking systems, load balancers, and TCP/IP network constructs.
Knowledge of performance and reliability monitoring strategies
A knack for writing clean, readable Ruby code
Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes
Great to Have Skills
Be clever about how to approach problems
Be technically curious (learning on your own)
Have a serious interest in understanding the goal behind your work
Push for doing things the right way the first time around
Have empathy for our users
Know the basics of Photoshop
Any background in programming graphics or video games