Senior Rails Engineer (Contract)

Company: Honest
Location: Los Angeles , California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 04.AUG.2018


What you ll do : * Help us support and harden the existing ecommerce stack through: ** Upgrading existing software ** Troubleshooting depl...


What you ll do :

  • Help us support and harden the existing ecommerce stack through:
    • Upgrading existing software
    • Troubleshooting deploy stack issues
    • Refactoring existing code
  • Lead all changes on the current ecommerce stack, both front and backend including:
    • Changes to our user facing subscription management
    • Changes to our business facing order management
    • Changes to the backend commerce logix
  • Drive architecture to reduce risk in the changeover to the new ecommerce stack through:
    • Moving the existing user experience in the direction of our new user experience
    • Helping create phased low risk changeover solutions
You'll love this job if you're:
  • A technology guru: you love working with diverse technologies and solving complex problems
  • A strong business owner: you take ownership over a large portion of a software stack
  • Solution oriented: you enjoy code and can work closely with a business to find pragmatic solutions
  • Flexible: you can change direction quickly and easily adapt to curveballs
  • A confident, dynamic team player: you ll build strong relationships throughout the organization
What you'll need:
  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related focus
  • Experience with production apps deployed using nginx + Ruby on Rails, NodeJs, and Golang
  • Experience with managing infrastructure using chef
  • Knowledge of queueing systems like RabbitMQ
  • Experience with Rails infrastructure and systems (Unicorn, Sidekiq)
  • Understanding of web topology (CDN, Load balancers, web servers)
  • Strong infrastructure debugging skills and understanding of common Rails devops patterns
Bonus points for:
  • Strong understanding of AWS
Benefits & Perks We offer a competitive benefits package including comprehensive health and wellness coverage, 401k with company match, wellness incentives including a monthly fitness reimbursement and onsite fitness classes, options for education reimbursement, and a discount on all products. We value work-life balance and offer a generous and flexible vacation policy. Thinking about adding little ones to your family? Honest offers generous maternity and paternity leave. We love the furry kids too and offer pet insurance so your companions are well taken care of.

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