Kforce Senior Ruby Developer - Well-known Tech Firm in New York, New York

Kforce is working with one of the fastest growing technology firm in New York, New York (NY). This firm is seeking a Senior/Lead Ruby Engineer to join our growing team. You will be building our data platform and customer-facing reports. On the infrastructure side, this team is responsible for our full data stack of billions of merchant sale events. This covers data storage and reconciliation across distributed systems, performance and query optimization, API and schema design, and the implementation of beautiful charts and graphs. This team is focused on shipping fast, accurate, and actionable insights to merchants that improve their businesses as well as ours.Senior Ruby Developer Responsibilities:

  • Write clean, readable Ruby/Python

  • Ensure excellent test coverage

  • Enhance and maintain the existing codebase

  • Document software implementation and operation

  • Lead small project teams through the full SDLC including design, planning, implementation, testing, and evaluation

  • Proactively contribute to architecture decisions and pairing sessions

  • Participate in on-call coverage

  • Collaborate with Product and Project Management teams in the development and delivery of new product features

  • Mentor and be mentored

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or other relevant technical discipline and/or strong community contributions required; MS degree in Computer Science or other relevant technical discipline preferred

  • 4 years of demonstrable technical experience in the field

  • 2 years ownership of and accountability for real-time technology systems with demanding users

  • Deep understanding of Rails and Ruby

  • Experience with AWS, Git, and PostgreSQL

Senior Ruby Preferred Experience:

  • Python

  • Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, Docker, Mesos, and React

  • Leadership/mentorship

  • Solving problems by wiring together multiple Amazon Web Services

  • Agile development, 12 Factor Apps

  • RESTful APIs for mobile consumers

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:120000.00Maximum Compensation:150000.00