Tiny Boards: Junior Full Stack Ruby on Rails Developer

  • Remote
  • Nov 06, 2019
Full time Engineering & Development

Job Description

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Headquarters: Victoria, BC.
URL: http://tinyboards.co

Tiny Boards, makers of We Work Remotely, is looking for a talented Junior Full Stack Ruby on Rails Developer to join our team on-site in Victoria, BC or remotely (within Canada). Who you are: 

  • Authorized to work in Canada
  • You have a genuine desire to grow as a Ruby on Rails Developer
  • You have a passion for solving complex technical problems with elegant solutions. 
  • You thrive in a collaborative environment, welcome feedback and exhibit strong attention to detail. 
  • You’re comfortable in a fast-paced environment with little red tape and have the ability to make an immediate impact.
  • Solid coding chops and comfort working across the entire stack
  • A passion for building clean, intuitive user experiences


What we're seeking: 

  • Basic understanding of the Ruby programming language and Rails framework.
  • Moderate proficiency in Javascript
  • 1+ years of professional full-stack web development.
  • Previous experience maintaining production applications.
  • Focus on writing clear, maintainable, tested code.
  • Experience with Git, continuous integration and regular deployments.
  • Understanding and appreciation of UX and usability. 
  • Excellent written communication skills

 Nice to haves: 

  • An eye for design and ability to produce pixel-perfect apps from high-fidelity designs
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB and Redis
  • Proficiency with at least one major client-side JavaScript framework (React, Angular, Ember, etc.)
  • Proficiency in at least one modern programming language (Python, Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • DevOps experience with AWS
  • Familiarity with Heroku and scaling production applications proficiently 

Who we are:

Tiny Boards is a small remote team who just happens to live in the same city, beautiful Victoria, BC, Canada. 🇨🇦 We’re passionate about creating awesome communities and making jobs more accessible to everyone. Our stable and relaxed working environment is balanced with a natural curiosity to test and try new things while maintaining a strong foundation for communication and collaboration to thrive. Adopting an outcome-driven approach, we take pride in working hard while supporting work-life balance and embracing a high culture of trust.    Benefits:

This is a six-month contract with the potential to extend to a full-time position. Benefits for full-time employees include:

  • Freedom to choose when and where you work from
  • Unlimited vacation days, plus your local stat holidays
  • Healthcare package


To apply: will@tinyboards.co