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Ruby on Rails Developer

Convective is seeking a senior Ruby developer with proven Rails v5 expertise to augment our project teams. The successful candidate will work on projects across a wide range of government and commercial clients. This is a remote contract opportunity.

Key requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years experience with Ruby on Rails v5, Heroku, and Postgres
  • Strong industry experience in architecture and development of scalable production quality systems
  • Experience with Unit Testing
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Experience with source control (SVN / GIT) and bug tracking systems
  • Experience working in an Agile development team
  • History of working with cross-functional teams
  • Proven debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Knowledgeable about issues related to infrastructure and scalability
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and JSON/XML, and supporting responsive mobile development
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and strong time management and problem-solving capabilities
  • Docker experience a plus
  • Work and test with multiple browser versions (IE, FireFox, Safari, Chrome)
  • Consulting experience in an agency environment

Additional consideration for:

  • Expertise in the performance analysis and tuning of Ruby applications
  • Experience with CSS Flexbox and Material Design
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a related field

Interested in learning more? Contact us at and tell us about yourself. Please include a PDF copy of your resume or CV.