Senior Software Engineer

22d - Indeed
ID.me - McLean, VA

Overview

ID.me is looking for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer, with knowledge of other technologies, to add to our rapidly growing team. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it by advancing the digital identity ecosystem. We are seeking a talented senior developer who enjoys the challenges of scaling an application well beyond the MVP stage. Applicants should have 5+ years of experience developing for the web with a solid command of Ruby, Rails and related technologies.

Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain web applications, services and APIs with Ruby on Rails.
  • Write well-structured, reliable, efficient and easily maintainable code.
  • Debug and optimize new and existing code, and write high quality unit tests.
  • Work independently and collaboratively with other software engineers on cross-team projects.
  • Lead and contribute to peer code reviews.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to less-experienced software developers.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years developing web applications using Ruby on Rails.
  • Solid understanding of web technologies and object oriented design.
  • Experience with relational databases such as PostgresSQL, MySQL or MSSQL Server, or similar databases.
  • Knowledge and experience with HTML5, CSS3, HAML, SCSS, JavaScript, jQuery.
  • Experience with REST and SOAP based APIs.
  • Experience with source control using Git and GitHub.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be a team player with strong, self-managing work ethic.
  • Passion for software engineering, learning and continuous improvement.