Contract - Junior Ruby on Rails Engineer

Lotus Apps · Oct 16th 2019

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Headquarters: Knoxville, TN URL:


We need an engineer with web app experience

We believe in offering the upmost quality, attention, advice and support to all of our customers and are looking to find a dedicated and passionate individual who wants to be part of our small family to help aid that mission.

We need a software developer with some experience in creating web applications in Ruby on Rails to join and help us tackle some challenging and interesting projects for our customers, including work in crafting mobile APIs, SaaS web apps, and cloud offerings. Bonus points if you are familiar or have an interest in mobile app development - we use Swift and React Native.

We are good at what we do, care about people, the environment, and our work, and want to surround ourselves with others who offer that positive energy and compassion.


We are looking for someone with experience in crafting web applications on Ruby on Rails. We make use of the following in the majority of our codebases:

  • Work in our Knoxville, TN office or remotely in the US or Canada
  • Rails 5 codebases
  • Heroku or AWS Beanstalk
  • git and Github
  • Sidekiq
  • Postgres, redis
  • Rspec, capybara, cucumber
  • ActiveAdmin a plus for some projects
  • BONUS: Swift or ReactNative experience

In addition, we use CodeShip for continuous integration and deployment, Slack for a lot of client communication, TeamWork as an issue tracker, and all of our code is on Github.

Bonus points for writing mobile APIs and understanding JSON serialization, blueprint markdown, understanding advanced queries with arel or postgres views, and any mobile development experience in Swift or ReactNative for iOS.


This is for a 1099 contract position, offering roughly 10-20 hours per week.

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