Ruby Developer

<strong>Everyone at LRW is responsible for pioneering new ways, opening new doors, and contributing to a culture of the most brilliant and beautiful minds in the business.</strong>

Los Angeles, CA

LRW, a Material Company

<p>Technologists and creators. Strategists and designers. Researchers and storytellers. LRW is now a Material Company, powered by sophisticated analytics, deep human understanding, and design thinking. This page contains job postings for LRW and several other Material companies. Want to join us?</p>

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Overview: As the fastest-growing Market Research methodology, online community research brings brands and consumers into a collaborative partnership where organizational strategy and direction are always supported by market insights. About this role: We&rsquo;re looking for a mid- to senior-level Ruby on Rails developer responsible for maintaining and expanding Ruby-based community research applications. Your primary responsibility will be to support and grow these applications, designing and developing new features to meet unique client needs. You will work with various teams, both in and out of the development team. Thus, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and building quality products is essential.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
Responsibilities: What you&rsquo;ll do: <ul> <li>Design, build, and maintain, efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code</li> <li>Support and improve mature/legacy applications</li> <li>Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications</li> <li>Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems</li> <li>Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization</li> <li>Maintaining APIs</li> <li>Partner with leadership to map out new product features and solve unique client problems</li> </ul>
Requirements: What you&rsquo;ll need: <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field</li> <li>5+ years of experience with Ruby and the Rails framework</li> <li>Ability to write clean, readable Ruby code</li> <li>Must have full stack experience using Rails, Heroku/AWS, RDBMS (PostreSql/Mongo DB) and React/Bootstrap/TypeScript UI</li> <li>Proficient with code versioning tools, e.g. Github</li> <li>Must enjoy learning new things and working with mature products</li> <li>Must be self-directed and work well in a remote team environment</li> <li>Any experience using Elixir and Phoenix LiveView is a plus</li> </ul>