Headquarters: Madison, Wisconsin
Our backend Ruby engineers manage the ingestion and normalization of large data sets from data extraction through to product delivery.
We believe in working smarter not harder: much of our backend code is “meta-“ code that parses government specifications and then generates our actual code from that.WHAT WE WILL EXPECT FROM YOUYou will have ownership of an entire module, including responsibility for:Creating new features in a clean and maintainable wayRe-factoring existing code to ensure that we stay agileReviewing teammates’ code and providing feedbackKeeping yourself focused and your projects on trackAn “I can run through walls” mentality to ensure that goals are metWHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM USAutonomy to solve problems in the way you best see fitA manager who is accountable for ensuring you meet your professional goalsA team who helps each other and always strives to improveThe time to focus on creating the right solution, instead of the easiest oneREQUIREMENTSProfessional experience as a software engineerExperience with Ruby or a transferable languageA desire for continual self-improvementAn understanding of best practices regarding maintainability and scalabilityMust have US work authorization and be located in the US (we cannot sponsor visas at this time)There are no formal education requirements for this positionBONUS POINTSExperience with functional programming (e.g.
Haskell)Experience with data scraping and parsing
To apply: Send a resume and sample of your work to [email protected]