Full Time: Ruby on Rails/Liquid Full Time In-house Developer at Protalus in West Linn, OR

At Protalus we value quality whether that's in the products we make, how we serve our customers or the people we hire.

We work hard collectively together, and have a lot of fun along the way.

Come join our dynamic team!

Job Desctiption:

The Ruby on Rails/Liquid Developer will be responsible for management and production on multiple Shopify sites.

This includes working with in-house design to take web mock-ups to pixel perfect front end builds.

The Developer will be responsible for adding custom functionality to shopify's platform and integrating data from various back-end services and databases.

Duties and responsibilities

Develop new user-facing features
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
JavaScript/JQuery – not just implementing extensions but writing custom extensions
HTML/CSS and media queries
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
Create and manage custom shopify apps
Test all work for cross browser / mobile compatibility

Qualifications include:

Education: Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field


Expert level understanding of Shopify’s API
Expert in the following languages:
Ruby on Rails
At least three years working as a full-time developer
Strong technical skills
Experience with Sass/Less, GIT workflow, cross-browser/email client limitations and code
Familiar with the QA process and implementation of QA fixes
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
Experience building cross-browser and cross-platform solutions

Demonstrated Skills and Abilities:

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage workload
Superior attention to detail while dealing with complex projects and time-sensitive materials.
Self-motivated/self-starter, and ability to work independently
Creative, enthusiastic and self-driven


Source: Clevertech