Web Developer (Ruby on Rails and UI)

Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 05-15-2013

We are changing the way people explore and gain insight from big data. Making sense of data requires a solution which incorporate both a new generation front-end application that is easy-to-use but at the same time it must provide robustways to gain insight from big data including a backend for big data management and processing. As the lead web developer, you will be part of theteam creating the client-side application code that will provide our customers witha world-class user experience. You'll be utilizing current browser technologies and utilizing data visualizing frameworks like D3.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the UX and backend engineers to implement state-of-the-art front-end solutions in the big data industry
  • Embrace emerging standards while promoting best practices in order topush the limits of what a browser can do
  • Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Launch, iterate and make a differenceProvide front-end coding expertise


Requirements:

  • 3-5+ years of experience
  • Hands-on experience building complex web applications
  • Expert understanding of web technologies (object-oriented JavaScript, HTML, CSS), and experience with the latest and greatest web standards,including HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience with key languages, such as Ruby, Java, Python, PHP etc.
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails or other similar frameworks
  • Strong sense of web design and attuned to the fundamentals of user experience
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