Job Opportunity - ROR Programmer - Austin, TX
- Ruby on Rails Programmer - Otherinbox
OtherInbox is looking to hire an experienced Ruby On Rails Programmer
to join our team. We are looking for a highly motivated, goal-
oriented individual who will be responsible for designing, building
and maintaining sections of the product. The successful candidate
should be a flexible, highly independent worker as well as an
excellent team player, and able to work efficiently under tight
deadlines. All RoR programmers get paid to attend the Lone Star Ruby
Conference in Austin and the O'Reilly RailsConf in Portland. We're
committed to being the best place for Ruby on Rails Programmers to
work in Austin.
Design, build and maintain Ruby On Rails code for a consumer
Deploy on Amazon Web Services including EC2, S3, SQS
Implementation of upgrades, patches, code releases, and
Produce high quality, well-documented code
Be part of a team and create a culture that attracts the best
of the best
Use the product yourself and help make it better
BS or equivalent experience
At least one year Ruby On Rails experience
Ability to work in an Agile, Scrum, XP environment
Good understanding of HTML, CSS and AJAX
Good understanding of Internet protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS,
SMTP, HTTP, POP, IMAP, MIME
Good understanding of Web-based technology as it relates to
the web-hosted model of software delivery
Hands-on experience working with a MySQL or SQL Server
database, SQL programming
Excellent organization and communication skills
OtherInbox is an Austin-based start-up founded by serial entrepreneur
and email-marketing guru Joshua Baer. OtherInbox is the cure for
email overload - it provides consumers with a free email account that
automatically organizes newsletters, social networking updates,
coupons and receipts from online purchases so that its easy to find
the most interesting things and ignore the rest. OtherInbox shows the
consumer who is really responsible for sending them spam and gives
them a powerful new Block button to stop it once and for all.
OtherInbox launched publicly in September 2008 at TechCrunch50.
To apply for this position, please send your resume to
50601@.... No phone calls, please. Please include
the job title "Ruby On Rails" in the subject line of your email.
Qualified applicants will be responded to as quickly as possible.
Local Austin candidates will be considered first.