Web Developer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

We are seeking an independent, self-aware, remote-work experienced Web Developer who will deliver new features in the Content Applications (publishing, authoring, commenting, image library) team on a large Rails application. This person will support the Sr. Applications Architect of the Content Applications team with mentoring and technical input specific to the Rails stack.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Development of a large Ruby/Rails application and delivery of features to production.
  • Mentoring of less experienced application developers through pairing, discussions, etc.
  • Maintenance of a production Rails application after we transition to service-oriented design.
  • Javascript development of front-end React components.

Skill Requirements

  • Two to four years development experience with Ruby/Rails and some production experience with React.
  • Experience being on-call for a production Rails application to which you have contributed code, and for which on-call duty is shared across the team.
  • Ability to clearly articulate your position on TDD/BDD/testing, etc.
  • Experience integrating third-party APIs in Ruby.
  • An interest in learning new things.

About the Company

Daily Kos is the nation’s largest liberal online political community, news organization, and activism hub. Powered by millions of dedicated activists, we’re transforming media and organizing by empowering regular Americans to reshape politics.

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