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Software Engineer, Ruby

Remote, Canada
Engineering | Perm Full-time

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Job Description

Who We Are:

Jobvite offers a marketing-inspired approach to recruiting by combining the power of data and the human touch. We enable recruitment teams to personalize the candidate experience with a full-scale talent platform that accelerates and simplifies the entire talent acquisition process — from the moment the search begins to the celebration of the first promotion and beyond. We make it possible to automate communication through bot-powered texts and anticipate the employee journey with internal mobility and referral tools driven by human insight and assisted by AI. With a comprehensive, talent acquisition-focused suite Jobvite has been serving customers, including Dollar Shave Club, Dunkin Brands, Trek, LinkedIn, CDW, Universal Music Group, Wayfair, Audible & Feeding America, since 2006.

What Will You Do:


As a Senior Engineer you will be entrusted with the design and development of web-based SaaS products that delight our customers and scale out to millions of users. Your responsibilities include collaborating with a high performing team to take products and features from inception through agile development and into our customer’s hands.

As part of your job, you will work closely with product owners, designers, and other software engineers to come up with product designs, product features, and eventually build them in a rapid innovation environment. You’ll collaborate with architects to build a scalable platform to support Jobvite’s rapid growth. Through it all, you will be on the lookout for new technologies and techniques that you can turn into products and help Jobvite maintain reputation as an innovation leader.

 

What Will You Bring:

  • BS, MS in Computer Science or closely related field.
  • 4+ years of professional experience in building and designing SaaS based web applications.
  • Some experience in Ruby, or similar language such as Python
  • Proven backend development skills with experience in a language like Ruby, Python, Java, or .Net
  • Knowledge of open-source technologies such as Apache, Solr, Lucene, Elastic Search, Memcached.
  • Experience working with Product Management to build and release products in an agile environment.
  • You are familiar with SDLC tools like Ant, Maven, Git, SVN, Jenkins, Travis, Puppet, Ansible, Docker.
  • You have some knowledge around how AWS services and deployments work.
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills and can explain complex problems to technical and non-technical audience.

Optional Skills:

  • Experience in SaaS applications for HR related domains (Recruiting, Payroll, Benefits, etc.)
  • You have experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB/DynamoDB
  • Experience in a frontend framework like React
  • Knowledge of containerized or serverless deployments
  • URLs to share with us showing open-source contributions, websites you’ve worked on, questions you’ve answered on Stack Overflow, or anything else that shows off your expertise.

What Will You Get:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance benefits
  • PTO – including Volunteer Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • An experience you will cherish forever

Recruiting technology has always been about innovation — the promise of sourcing and hiring great talent. If, like us, you believe that hiring the best people is of the utmost importance, then you should expect technology with a laser focus on helping you find today's greatest candidates.

Jobvite is an Equal Opportunity employer. Jobvite is an E-Verify employer.

Candidates must have permanent work authorization in Canada or the US for this position.