A Software Development Engineer (Ruby focused) is responsible for contributing to the development of products and engineering solutions. A SDE is also responsible for the technical direction of engineering efforts as well as design choices for software structure, frameworks, protocols, and algorithms.
The outcomes we're looking for:
Contribute to the design, specifications and estimating of engineering projects
Execute code (outside of code review) independently
Develop stable software that satisfies complex product requirements as well as meeting architectural specifications
Maintain high levels of code test coverage while delivering clean concise and understandable code
Provide constructive feedback on architectural designs and peer code reviews
Behavioral Competencies required:
Independent worker: Need to be able to communicate but also work independently
Cross-team collaboration: Collaborate across teams including but not limited to Engineering, Operations, and Client Success
Curiosity and drive: Demonstrate curiosity and a well-developed drive to find answers to questions that are currently being asked or haven’t yet been asked
Excellent communicator: comfort explaining technical problems in person and in writing
Works hard and smart: Delivers value consistently by being inquisitive, having a high degree of accountability and working with intent
Driven: Fueled by passion and commitment, showing tenacity to overcome obstacles.
Outcomes oriented: Dedicated to results. Track record of improving performance
Effective communication: Speaks and writes clearly and directly with the appropriate level of detail to communicate an idea.
Teamwork: Work across team lines to value others’ contributions and support each other and drive everyone forward. #OneTeam
4+ years professional software development experience
Experience with AWS
Familiarity with PostgreSQL or other (O)RDBMS
Comfort developing in a unix environment (regardless of distribution)
Experience in software and systems architecture
Solid coding skills with knowledge of patterns and best practices in software engineering
A commitment to test driven development.
Open communicator with superb written and oral communication skills. Your code should not be the only thing that speaks for your work.
Self-directed, seeks responsibility, and strives for excellence