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Senior Software Engineer, Ruby

Remote, Canada
Engineering | Perm Full-time

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Job Description

Jobvite is an end-to-end Talent Acquisition Suite that takes a marketing-first approach to intelligently attract dream candidates, automatically screen for the highest quality, engage employees invested in the future, and retain the people who care the most about your organization by combining the power of AI and the human touch. Jobvite is proud to serve a broad range of customers including Zappos, JPMorgan Chase, Ingram Micro, Trek Bikes, Panasonic, and GE Appliances.

What Will You Do:

 

As a Senior Software 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.
  • You have strong coding skills (Ruby, Java, Spring, React, etc.) and a good understanding of distributed system design.
  • Some experience in Ruby, or similar language such as Python
  • 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 communication, interpersonal skills and can explain complex problems to technical and non-technical audiences. You have an ability to exercise good judgment depending on the situation, and the audience.

Big Pluses:

  • Experience in SaaS applications for HR related domains (Recruiting, Payroll, Benefits, etc.)
  • 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.