Senior Ruby on Rails Developer

Chicago, Illinois 60613

Employment Type:
Date Added:
April 12, 2015

Palace Gate is searching for a Senior and Lead Ruby on Rails Developers. These is a full-time role located in Chicago. Our client is a well funded stable start-up who provides an extremely creative work environment. If you are looking for a role where that provides flexibility and encourages creativity please apply.


Senior/Lead Rails engineer

  • High level of proficiency with Ruby and Rails
  • Experience developing web services and APIs in ruby/rails
  • Experience with Backbone
  • Proficiency with Javascript/Coffeescript
  • Experience with Postgres
  • JRuby/Java experience a plus
  • System level programming experience a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in the face of loose and ambiguous requirements, fast changing environment
  • Ability and willingness to lead

Education and Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer Science or equivalent

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and adapt to changing priorities
  • Strong written and verbal skills ability to think on quickly and anticipate next steps and solutions
  • Desire to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented start-up environment

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop in Ruby on Rails, Coffeescript, Postgres, jRuby
  • Ability to work with both front end technologies as well as backend database technologies is highly desired
  • Ability to lead an communicate

Our client provides outstanding benefits and a fulfilling opportunity including career advancement and the opportunity to work for a company where you are truly making an impact.

Qualified candidates may send their resume to

Palace Gate Corporation is an information technology consulting and full-time placement firm that is committed to the success of our clients and our talented placements alike. Palace Gate is consistent in matching the right people with right opportunity. Our company approach is simple: understand our clients’ requirements, business needs and cultures in order to quickly identify the best resources to

meet those needs and achieve business success. Palace Gate Corporation offers full medical and dental insurance, 401K, as well as weekly direct deposit.

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