TaxJar: Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Headquarters: Fully Remote, USA

TaxJar is the leading technology solution for busy eCommerce sellers to manage sales tax and is trusted by more than 7,000 businesses.

We were founded to help eCommerce owners spend less time on sales tax and more time growing the businesses they love.

We’re passionate about creating simple solutions and leveraging technology to solve complicated sales tax issues.

We're not just about sales tax though, we're a technology-driven company focused on providing a great experience for both merchants and developers."We offer TaxJar Reports, a simple web-based reporting tool that organizes sales tax data into return-ready reports by state; AutoFile, a service that automatically files sales tax returns; and SmartCalcs API, a modern, accurate, sales tax API for developers to outsource sales tax rates and calculations.

For developers, we have created an helpful API demo environment and also are fanatics about creating and maintaining great API documentation.We have an immediate opening for a Ruby on Rails Software Engineer who wants to make a difference on a growing, experienced team of entrepreneurs.

This is a full-time remote position, available to folks located in the US.As a Rails Developer you will:Write excellent Ruby on Rails code daily.Be challenged weekly to solve new problemsReview and test your teammates pull requestsCreate and maintain our existing Rspec test suitesMaintain and update our sales tax reporting applicationBuild out apps and services for managing thousands of sales tax rulesHelp with improving and scaling our SmartCalcs APIWork with Rails, Heroku, Postgres, Sidekiq, Magento, WooCommerce, and more.Help monitor and support 24/7 Rails applications and servicesEnsuring the happiness of our more than 7,000 paying customers is everything to us.

Every employee, even the CEO, spends time working the customer success inbox.Requirements2+ years production experience with: Rails 4, Postgres, Heroku, AWS, SidekiqAbility to write clear and accurate tests using RSpec/CapybaraWrite code that is maintainable and readable by your teamBe accountable for the code you deliver to productionManage development tasks from assignment through to productionAgile, humble, trustworthy, and a team playerRapid learner who thrives in a fast-paced and demanding environmentPassion for building simple and intuitive solutions for complex problems in ecommercePrior SaaS development, API development or similar app dev experienceExcel at communicating with the team remotely (chat, video, email, etc)You’ll be a great fit on our team if you'reA pro at communicatingWell-experienced working remotelyAccountableNever tired of learningLooking for a culture that prioritizes shipping products and going to market quicklyConfident in your skills and a solid team player (We’re all peers here, no egos please)Hungry to play an impactful role and not afraid to failExcited to be part of the company leading innovation in the sales tax spaceBenefitsWe offer all of our employees amazing benefits.

Visit for a full list of our benefits and to learn more about how we work and what we stand for.

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Source: Clevertech