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Ruby On Rails Developer

Ruby On Rails Developer


Full Time


The Role

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer/Ruby on Rails Engineer who is responsible for the development and maintenance of a SaaS application portfolio. The ideal candidate is interested in creating innovative applications and loves to work on the cutting edge of technology and be comfortable across a range of technologies. We need someone who is resourceful in getting things done a productive team member that is both independent and collaborative. You should be excited about experimenting and pushing boundaries. Our ideal teammates are constantly looking to learn something new and become better at what they do whether that means doing self-driven research or asking the other individuals questions where they are most knowledgeable.

What You Bring:

You will need to wear many hats and be able to strategically lead a project team to successful delivery. You should be excited to mentor, influence, and lead a team, as well as be an expert in at least one language or domain.

  • AT LEAST, 3-4 YEARS OF Experience with Ruby on Rails framework
  • Experience with other frameworks like Java, Spring Boot, Python is a plus
  • 4+ years’ of professional development experience
  • Experience with RESTful API development and agile development
  • Experience with development/design of large-scale software projects.
  • Implementation of a modern JavaScript framework (React, Angular, etc.)
  • Good understanding of MVC / MVVM concepts
  • Experience with SQL or NoSQL database technologies (e.g. MySQL, ElasticSearch, Redis, etc.)
  • Micro-services, AWS, Spring Boot, Dockers or Kubernetes
  • RESTful Web API experience
  • Prior use of continuous deployment tools (CI/CD tools), understand patterns of principles of TDD and DevOps.

So, What’s GoCanvas?

GoCanvas is a cloud-based, mobile platform revolutionizing how work gets done. We help businesses join the mobile-first world, where digitalization is everything, by enabling expensive and inefficient paper forms and processes to be replaced with powerful apps for smartphones and tablets. Trusted by thousands of well-known brands like Target, Pepsi, Honda, and Red Bull throughout more than 70 countries mean there’s a good chance you’ve been around someone using GoCanvas in the past 24 hours, making us one of the fastest-growing mobile platforms in the world.

We’ve been recognized in the 2016 CTIA Emerging Technology awards and our CEO won the Information Week Elite 100 IT Hero Award. We’re proud to have been honored as a Washington Business Journal 2016 Best Places To Work and to have won the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s 2016 Hot Ticket Award for Hottest Company Culture. We’re on a mission to continue fostering our award-winning culture for people who like to make an impact, enjoy collaborating, and who are passionate about the triple bottom line helping people, the company, and the planet!

What GoCanvas Brings:

We believe culture eats strategy for breakfast and that hiring the right people is THE most important thing we do. That’s why we take our company values so seriously and look for these traits in everyone we hire: Empathy, Innovation, Authenticity, Impactful, Team Player, and Cheeky/Fun Loving. We believe in giving people the freedom to get things done, but that they should also have accountability for their key metrics, think and act like owners of our business and be able to work in a flat organizational structure. We provide an environment that allows for innovation and creativity as well as a chance for highly motivated individuals to have fun at work.

While we believe culture trumps perks, we are proud to provide a comprehensive benefits package designed to meet our team members’ needs.

South Africa Benefits:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Medical plan
  • EAP Program
  • Remote working flexibility
  • 3 days Family Responsibility Leave
  • 12 Days Sick Leave
  • 15 Days Vacation Leave
  • 13 Company-Paid Holidays

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be!

If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment with us, please email recruiting@gocanvas.com or call: (703) 547-8588.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas. This role is a #LI-Remote opportunity.

So, What’s GoCanvas?

GoCanvas changes the way people work by helping businesses unlock critical operational and customer insights to achieve speed, efficiency, and growth. The fastest-growing construction, field services, and logistics companies trust us to prepare them for every possibility and maximize their growth. With GoCanvas, organizations save money, keep their teams connected, and get real-time business insights that power their growth.

Our recent achievements as an organization include The 2020 Golden Bridge Award for Company Rethinking of the Year, and being named by Deloitte as one of the Fast 500 Technology Companies in 2017, 2018, and 2019 for tremendous company growth, Gold for Fastest Growing Company and Silver for the Best Places to Work, and last but definitely not least as one of the Best Places to Work in 2019 by Inc Magazine, The Washingtonian, and The Washington Business Journal!