Senior Developer - Ruby Java


City of London, London

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£500 - £550 per day

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Jack Thorne

Senior Developer - Ruby/Java


£500 - £550 p/d

We are currently looking for a Ruby Developer to work on a new greenfield programme for our client in central London. They are looking for a skilled developer who has started from scratch on recent projects.

You will have demonstrable experience of agile development in Ruby and a good working knowledge of modern back end web frameworks such as Rails or Django, as well as an understanding of front end development in HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

Experience required:

  • A strong background in relational database theory and excellent knowledge of Relational Databases (Postgres, MySQL, Oracle)
  • Experience using Java
  • Experience using TDD
  • Agile
  • Familiarity with NOSQL databases (MongoDB, Redis, etc.)
  • A firm grasp of multi-threading, object-oriented design and asynchronous programming
  • Skilled in testing (unit/integration)
  • Ability to pick and use the right tool/technology/programming language for the problem at hand
  • Being passionate about Web

Aside from these basics, we'll give extra credit to candidates that have experience in any of the following:

  • Knowledge of modern frontend frameworks
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art information security practices
  • Experience with Heroku or Amazon AWS platform
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g., shell bash scripts)

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