W|W Pittsburgh Office Seeking Several Ruby on Rails Software Engineers

November 11, 2012
Categories:people

Wall-to-Wall Studios (W|W) is looking for several Ruby on Rails software engineers / web developers to fill immediate positions in the Pittsburgh office. We are aggressively growing our alternative browser & device business (iPhone, iPad, etc.) and deploying Responsive Design solutions for virtually all projects. Our technology stack includes MySQL, Git, jQuery, OS X, Linux, Ruby, Rails, a mixture of RSpec and Test::Unit, and AWS / EC2 / Puppet. These are positions in which self-starters and people passionate about the Web will thrive.

 

Wall-to-Wall Studios is a multidisciplinary strategic creative and branding firm. Founded in 1992, we are a full-service agency headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a second office in Honolulu, Hawaii. Our work spans many verticals, and we like it that way. We have experience representing the full emotional and aesthetic spectrum. Our clients are diverse - big, small and in between; local, regional and national.

 

Responsibilities:

-Develop high-quality Web applications while improving and maintaining an existing MVC code base in Ruby on Rails
-Develop high-quality Web software in a collaborative environment with a team of talented designers

 

The ideal candidate will:

-Be well-versed in object-oriented programming and have intermediate- to expert-level skills in Ruby
-Not be afraid to write SQL queries
-Care about building well-designed, user-centric software
-Excel in an open, fast-paced work environment

-Have experience creating applications in Ruby and want to learn
-Have a GitHub account for us to review (please put the link in your resume)

-Keep themselves up to date on the newest trends, tools, and languages
-Understands the value of open source software and not afraid to contribute

 

Experience in the following a plus:

-Ruby on Rails
-Sass and CoffeeScript
-Mastery of a Javascript framework (jQuery, Backbone, Ember, etc.)
-MySQL
-Apache, Nginx
-Git, Github
-Linux system administration
-Understand the necessity to write good tests with RSpec / Test::Unit
-Responsive design


Perks include:

-A top-of-the-line development setup
-Great learning and collaborative environment
-Diverse range of clients and assignments
-Benefits including medical, dental and vision
-Craft root beer on tap


We're always interested in meeting creative, smart, talented, dedicated team players with a sense of humor. (Hey... maybe that's you.)  Perhaps you and a colleague are both looking for a change of scenery... we'd appreciate your consideration.

 

These are full-time positions based in Pittsburgh, PA. Remote candidates are not being considered. Wall-to-Wall, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer

 

Apply via The Resumator here.