Id : 64085
Category : Information Technology
Location/City : WA – Calgary
Region : Calgary Area
Job Type : Contract
Recruiter Name : Jayme Clark

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Intermediate Ruby Developer – 3-month Contract to Perm Opportunity OR 3 Month Contract with Possibility of Extension

The Opportunity

The successful candidate will be a Front-End Ruby Applications Developer who currently works in the code on a daily. You would join a team of 4, in a large E-commerce digital imaging organization. They have a ton of cool and new optimization projects on the go. This client is known to be an Agile and TDD environment, highly collaborative, get up and go talk to the other groups, triple monitors, bring your dog to work occasionally, casual dress, cool facility, ping-pong tables, and HR-sponsored team bonding activities. Sound cool? Let us know!

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Work with the front-end team to create new website functionality for the product management projects.
  • This group will be moving to Amazon Web Services within a year, there will be crossover between the current projects and Cloud interfaces.
  • UX redesign and iterations aimed at increasing usability of their websites.
  • Assist in implementing a high-volume high user-base web application.
  • Work with other team members in a paired programming environment using LEAN/KANBAN process.
  • Investigate and resolved production issues, this group is responsible for their own QA and deployment.
  • Utilize TDD and BDD.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 2+ Years of Ruby on Rails Experience Required.
  • AngularJS experience strongly preferred.
  • Unit testing within a TDD environment is strongly preferred.
  • Strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming (OO).
  • BS Degree in Computer Science, hard science, or relevant experience.

Not Required, but Boosts Your Chances:

  • Experience with JavaScript, jQuery, and AJAX is a definite asset.
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3 and other front-end tools is a definite asset.
  • Ability to work well in a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Drive to improve your approach to software development.
  • Experience using Git or a similar version control system.
  • C#, Visual Studio, Java or PHP is a definite asset.

Compensation and Benefits

  • A comprehensive benefits package will be provided.

Please quote Job Reference #64085

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Jayme Clark at

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from

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