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Application Solution Developer/Engineer - Web Ruby on Rails -Senior
Ref No.: 18-02874
Location: Centennial, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/11/2018 to 12/10/2018
Job Title: Lead Full Stack Developer
Location: Centennial, CO
Duration: 6 Months
  • Client is seeking a seasoned Lead Full Stack Developer to join our Digital Technology team.
  • Client values the talented and diverse workforce we've cultivated over the years.
  • Our nearly 60-year history includes a strong tradition of providing innovative investment ideas and a world-class experience for the individuals, institutions and financial advisors we serve.
  • Our strong foundation is built on collaboration, creativity, and the extraordinary people who play an integral role in our success every day.
  • As a member of our rapidly growing digital technology team, you'll have direct influence on our entire digital ecosystem, and the outcomes that we deliver for our clients and the business.
  • You will thrive from working with like-minded individuals, in a fast-moving environment, that comes with shipping best-in-class software.

Responsibilities:
  • Distilling complex business requirements and user stories into simplified architectures and production ready solutions.
  • Evaluating product requests, engineering practices, and the technology stack to ensure the development of viable solutions for our customers and business.
  • Helping the team swiftly move forward through rigor, discipline, best practices and techniques to deliver high quality resilient software.
  • Working in partnership with product, design, and engineering to create an industry leading customer experience in support of the firm's strategic goals.
  • Creating and defining the right techniques for rapid iteration and innovation of product development.
  • Identifying opportunities in the strong organization around you (process, people, technology) and driving change.

About You:
  • 5 years of experience working in a collaborative product development team to deliver on new and existing responsive web applications.
  • Highly experienced with back-end programming languages such as Ruby and JavaScript, and proficient with frameworks like Ruby on Rails and React.
  • A deep knowledge of Ruby's idioms, mechanisms, and its execution and how best to leverage them to build extensible web applications.
  • Proven experience developing externally facing web applications using SASS, Foundation, and ECMAScript.
  • Experience working with object-relational databases such as PostgreSQL and NoSQL document-oriented databases like MongoDB.
  • Previous experiences designing the overall architecture of responsive web applications, moving them into Cloud Computing Services like AWS with tools such as Elastic Beanstalk.
  • Knowledge of memory management such as ElasticCache for Memcached or Redis.
  • Strong track record of adopting best practices using TDD, continuous integration, and deployment.
  • An inquisitive mind and continuous learner to maintain a sustainable delivery culture.
  • Excellent communication skills, partner relationship skills, and team leadership skills.

About the Team
  • We balance work & fun - the product development team works hard all day to make the best possible products we can, but we celebrate our success and failures
  • We're open & honest with each other - we have a culture of trust, continual improvement, and mutual support
  • We're always learning, always teaching, and we know how to apologize for, and grow from our mistakes