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Job ID: 51443

Software Engineer – Ruby 
Our client is looking for experienced Ruby/JavaScript engineers who love to build and deliver great products to the market. We are building our next generation of products and we want them to be beautiful, functional and interactive. They offer a challenging and rewarding work environment. We believe in continuous deployment and release to our multiple production sites daily. You will be part of a local scrum team but also work closely with remote colleagues.

Please include your GitHub profile and/or links to code you are proud of.

Ruby, Javascript, Rails, EmberJS/React, SNS/SQS
Python within AWS lambda using serverless framework.

Strong in writing scalable services and JSON APIs/GraphQL APIs. 
There are some legacy applications in PHP but working to remove that dependency, but primarily write in Ruby and JavaScript.
There’s a small subset of lambda functions that are written in Python using the serverless framework which you would to open to working on if needed.
You are comfortable writing plain JavaScript and have worked with React and Ember.JS. You’ve built your own components, have built complex JS web applications and believe in writing tests.
You have extensive experience building cross-browser, responsive HTML and have worked with modular CSS architecture such as ITCSS, OOCSS, etc…they especially use ITCSS.
You have deployed, built and managed build systems and used such things as Webpack, babel, Broccoli, Capistrano, Distillery, Grunt, Sass, etc.
You actively participate in code and design reviews, weekly sprint meetings and team retrospectives to make sure all are functioning as a team towards our business goals. 
You constantly are learning and challenging yourself with either learning new languages, frameworks etc when the need arises.
You have strong opinions, loosely held based on your experiences. You accept being challenged and will reform your opinions if needed based on new information.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws. 

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