Senior Rails Engineer

San Francisco, CA | Engineering

Job Description

 

Storenvy is an early-stage product-driven company where design and engineering are core to what we do. We're hiring an experienced Ruby on Rails Engineer to join our small and growing development team. We are a company founded by hackers and love great code. But we also care deeply about the actual product, user experience and the way our customers use our software. 
 
As a Senior Rails Engineer, you will function as a technical lead on various Storenvy products such as the Storenvy Marketplace, the Storenvy API or the Storenvy mobile experience. You will make important technical decisions and ensure the scalability and performance of Storenvy’s applications.
 
See "Responsibilities" to the right for some of the complex engineering challenges we are working on.
 
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Selling: Constantly evolve the experience of creating an online store.
  • Discovery: Allow people to find products they love through social curation, algorithmic recommendation engines, and powerful search and filtering tools.
  • Recommendation system: Produce personalized recommendations based on users’ friend activity and behavior.
  • Social: Integrate tightly with social networks or make improvements to our popular Facebook app.
  • Payments: Process millions of dollars each month securely and safely.
  • API: Enable stores to power up through third party integrations.
  • News feeds: Help surface the most relevant content created and curated by Storenvy shoppers.
  • Mobile: Work on the upcoming Storenvy mobile apps.
  • DevOps: Design and maintain infrastructure and code that can keep up with our fast growth.
  • Drive Growth: Measure and assess user engagement via analytics. Create tools that help merchants become more successful.
  • Rapidly develop features listed in the Storenvy product roadmap in a test-driven, engineer-friendly environment.
REQUIREMENTS
  • 4+ years experience test-driven Ruby on Rails developer.
  • Experience scaling applications with Ruby, MySQL, and Redis.
  • The ability to meet deadlines with rock-solid code.
  • Great communication and teamwork skills.
  • Mobile experience, a plus.
PERKS
  • Work with a small team making a big impact.
  • Be part of a fast-growing startup.
  • Well-funded company that has raised over $6.5M and is generating revenue.
  • Catered lunch 3 times/week.
  • Monthly Storenvy shopping budget.
  • Full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Creative office space in the Mission District.
APPLY
Send your GitHub account, links to your work and a note about your experience to [[redacted]].
 
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