Ruby On Rails: Web Application Developer

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Date Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017
Job Location: Burlington, MA
Pay Rate: Market
Employment Type: Contract
Job Duration: 4 - 6 months

Job Description:

TItle: Ruby on Rails Web Application Engineer (HealthCare)

Location: Burlington, MA

Contract with Hire Probable After 4+ Months

This is an opportunity to be part of the healthcare industry's rapid transformation as work is done to identify and address real opportunities for improvement in healthcare cost and quality.

You will contribute to an Analytics product, written in AngularJS, Ruby on Rails, and MSSQL, that integrates EHR systems and claims data feeds for real time insights to patient health, quality of care, and medical expense.

You will contribute to customization of a product completely redesigned in 2014 and many new customers will ask you for customizations of this Web Application.


- Scope, architect, and develop application features using an agile software development methodology

- Mentor fellow engineers on software development best practices

- Lead code and design reviews

- Identify technical debt and advocate for paying it down

- Lead development of PoCs to demonstrate feasibility of new features or technologies

- Enhance user experience and make the user interface look very professional and be highly user friendly

- Contribute innovative features and solutions to the product roadmap


- 3+ yrs experience with Ruby on Rails

- 2+ yrs experience with Javascript frameworks (AngularJS preferred)

- Mastery of HTML, CSS, SQL, and Git

- Lead or mentoring experience

- BS, Computer Science, or equivalent experience

- Experience with Coffeescript, Sass, D3.js, jQuery, Jasmine preferred

- Commitment to testing, refactoring, and minimizing technical debt

- Devoted to working in an agile software development environment

- Experience scaling web applications

- Commitment to learning new skills and improving upon existing ones

- Strong communication skills and the ability to work independently

- Proven ability to make challenging, principled software design decisions

- Experience with analytics and/or the healthcare industry is a plus

- DevOps experience is a plus

- Open source contributions are a plus

Posted by:

Everest Consultants, Inc.
1500 NW Bethany Blvd.
Suite 235
Beaverton, OR 97006

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