Full-Stack RoR React Developer in IronLlama


    Remote — Full time

Programming | Senior

Salary: $4000 - 5500 USD/month

IronLlama last checked this job 18 days ago.
IronLlama is an hardware and software consultancy that builds solutions for emerging, mid-size, and growing companies using innovative technologies, top talent, and nearshore teams. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the engineering department here at IronLlama in New York City, with extensive experience building web applications using business-grade technologies using Ruby on Rails and React, updating apps with new versions of Rails, that enjoy unit testing, who are always looking for optimal performance and have an interest in providing comprehensive and high-quality solutions to customers.

Job functions

  • Using Ruby on Rails and React as a primary tools for developing and maintaining web applications.
  • Managing architecture decisions with the goal of designing maintainable applications that are easy to modify over time.
  • Pair-programming and providing mentoring to the rest of the team.
  • Participating in formal and informal code reviews.
  • Designing appropriate testing strategies, finding the ideal balance between unit and integration testing.
  • Ensuring the proper functioning of all developed parts, such as integrations with third parties, multiple web browsers, accessibility, proper display on mobile devices, etc.
  • Preparing technical documentation based on task specifications.
  • Collaborating with the QA department to create scenarios to be covered by the automated tests as part of the integration tests.
  • Aiming to be expert in the tools, languages and libraries used by the team, as well as adopting and improving their practices.
  • Participating in the technical interviews of potential candidates.
  • Researching and suggesting new technologies in order to apply them to current or future projects.
  • Promoting the principle of integration and continuous delivery.
  • Performing the work with responsibility, flexibility and autonomy.
  • Implementing the architecture designed by a Ruby on Rails veteran who has written multiple Rails books.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Ruby, Ruby on Rails (5+ years)
  • Rspec + Cucumber (4+ years)
  • Postgresql, MySQL (4+ years)
  • AWS: S3, ELB, RDS, Elasticache (1+ year)
  • Javascript, React/Angular/Vue (2+ year)
Ability to "translate" javascript scripts into React/Angular components

Desirable skills

  • Design patterns
  • Scrum or similar methodology for agile software development.
  • Preparation of documents with technical specifications.
  • Experience in scalability of complex and high demand systems.
  • Good software engineering practices.
  • Experience in UNIX systems and platforms such as AWS.
  • Integrating a web application with other applications or web services.
  • Monitoring and optimizing the performance of a web application.
  • Knowledge of the most common cyber attacks documented by OWASP.


  • Flexible schedule.
  • Fully remote.
  • You can come visit the office in NYC (we pay the flight tickets)
  • Training plan, continuous learning.

Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal IronLlama gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.

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