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Backend Developer -Ruby Polyglot/Ops

Toronto, Ontario  - Permanent



Job Description

Our client is a homegrown online privacy and security organization that has recently joined a global giant in their space. They have developed a line of user-friendly products trusted by millions to protect their online privacy. The recent developments will see their services being integrated into existing, globally competitive products and expanding onto their partner’s 350 million+ active users. Their success is, in large part, owing to their innovative solutions, out-of-the-box thinking, and visionary leadership.

They are currently in the midst of a massive growth period as their brand joins forces with a leading name in information security. This is a truly unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of real people, and bring freedom of information and privacy to people all over the world.

These recent developments, and rate of growth, have them looking for an experienced and high potential Intermediate Backend Developer.

In this role, you will:

•Experience managing a large cloud based network or high volume website
•Work closely with the Backend Development team
•contribute to product enhancements and create unique IP to better their product
•Be committed to delivering great results & exceeding expectations
•learn about the business and play a role in improving the user experience of future products.
•Be a strong Ruby developer with experience both on Rails websites as well as backend scripting
•Experience with Go is an asset
•Comfortable creating scripts to deploy, monitor and manage a network of servers
•Have a deep understanding of cloud computing including hands on experience with at least one commercial cloud providers (AWS, Rackspace, etc)
•Have built web projects that use a queue to do background processing
•Experience with Puppet, Chef or a similar tool to deploy servers to the cloud in an automated way
•Experience in modern infrastructure technologies ie: Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes
•Comfortable with open source and have created/contributed to a project
•Ability to develop robust solutions using a test driven approach
•Experience scaling a solution both at the website and the database level
•Proactively find ways of improving services, systems and code
•History of releasing high quality software to production
•Management of Linux servers in a production environment



Special Perks:

•Be a leader in a fast-growing consumer brand
•Contribute to patentable technology development
•Work alongside an amazing team in our downtown Toronto office
•Enjoy free coffee, snacks of your choice and a fridge stocked with beer


Must Have Skills:

•2-5 Years of experience with either Ruby, Python, Golang etc
• Strong experience with restful web app development and MVC
•A degree in Computer Science or related area is a plus
•Ability to work successfully both independently and in a team setting
•Creative problem solving skills and an ability to apply business logic to development requirements
•Detail-oriented and resourceful individual who work well under pressure


Details:
Starting: ASAP
Travel: N/A
Dress Code: Business Casual
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