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Mid Level Ruby on Rails Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Cape Town
SalaryR40 – R30k
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree or Diploma
Experience3+ years

Job Description

Mid Level Ruby on Rails Developer is wanted for a position with a well-established agency in the Cape Town area. The client is looking for a self-motivated candidate who is a great communicator and who is well organised and who has a GREAT personality.

*No applications will be considered after 20 May 2015

Qualifications & Experience

• Tertiary education, preferably B Comm (IS) or BSc (Computer Science) or equivalent 3 year qualification.


• Support existing and developing back-end functionality and components.

• Refractor and improve the back-end framework to keep the product maintainable and agile to new requirements.

• Build and integrate customised CMS.

• Integrating API's as well as building social features within applications.

• Improving/optimising the overall performance and scalability of applications.

• Work effectively as part of a team environment and follow development processes and standards.


• Solid Ruby on Rails

• Experience in back-end technologies and API integrations

• Strong database development - MySQL

• Experience building scalable web applications

• Experience working with mobile platforms (iOS, Android, etc.)

• Test driven development and refactoring

• Strong object oriented analysis and design experience

• Experience in a digital agency environment

• Experience in a fast-paced, can-do, industry-leading environment

• Excellent communication skills

• Self-directed team player who thrives in a continually changing environment

• Love the start-up environment, and can work well alone and across multiple teams!


• Front-end development experience {HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript}

• Actionscript 3

• Exposure to Scrum (or another Agile methodology)

*This position closes on the 20 May 2015

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: (@) or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Justine on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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