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Ruby on Rails Developer Job Description

Ruby on Rails Developer job description

Ruby on Rails developer is responsible for writing code for server-side web applications using the Ruby on Rails framework in Ruby. Ruby on Rails developer is usually responsible for developing back-end components for connecting applications with web services. These components are further utilized by front-end developers integrating them with the front-end of the application.
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Ruby on Rails Job Brief

We are looking for an experienced Ruby on Rails Developer to design, build, and manage quality code in Ruby. As a Ruby on Rails Developer, your primary responsibility will be to develop server-side logic and test its performance. You must ensure that the server-side components integrate with the front-end elements seamlessly and give the desired outputs.

To be a successful Ruby on Rails Developer in our company, you should possess outstanding knowledge of Ruby programming and write efficient code. Plus, well-versed in server-side programming logic and various back-end integration techniques. Having a fair understanding of front-end technologies would be an added advantage.

If you are an experienced programmer and enjoy creating solutions to complex problems in Ruby, this job is for you.

Ruby on Rails Responsibilities

  • Write clean, reusable, and efficient code following the best coding practices.

  • Design and build high-availability, low-latency, and highly performant-software applications.

  • Integrate databases and other data storage solutions with the application.

  • Ensure the front-end elements are in sync with the server-side logic and integrate the same with the application.

  • Test the written code for errors and bugs and ensure it meets the relevant QA standards.

  • Troubleshoot the existing application for better performance.

  • Stay updated about the latest developments in RoR and ensure the applications are updated with the same.

Ruby on Rails Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or related fields.

  • X years of experience working as a Ruby on Rails Developer.

  • Outstanding knowledge of Ruby, RoR framework, and libraries, such as Resque, RSpec, and others.

  • Good understanding of front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery.

  • Thorough knowledge of server-side template languages, such as Liquid and Slim.

  • Excellent knowledge of SQL and other database concepts.

  • Strong understanding and experience working with MVC and RESTful APIs.

  • Familiarity with automated testing tools and unit tests.

  • Proficient in code versioning tools like Git, MVN, or similar tools.

  • Outstanding analytical and logical skills.

  • Team player with good time-management skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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