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Ruby on Rails Developer(Intern)1

  • Company: Valuraha Group
  • Deadline: Monday 4th August 2014
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

VALURAHA is a company that is organising & connecting Investors to Africa's Investment Options.

We are looking for a talented and motivated Ruby on Rails Developer to help us build the platform that will help in building the Investment Ecosystem in Africa. We are developing on Rails 4 using the latest techniques for development and collaboration. Our Ideal candidate is one who has had prior experience in developing Ruby on Rails Applications(Full Stack).

Your Role

• Design, Develop and maintain Valuraha Rails application.

• Build automated tests.

• Integrate our Rails apps with back-end services & API's.

• Identify scaling bottlenecks and propose solutions.

Requirements & Desired Skills:

KEY Requirement: Basically Show us WHAT you have DONE :-)

• Ruby on Rails Experience

• Familiarity working with cloud computing

• Solid understanding of client-side web technologies including HTML5, CSS, JQuery and other frameworks and presentation technologies

• Prior experience in software development

• Test Driven Development &/or Behaviour Driven Development

This will be a paid internship with possible confirmation of employment & / or Employee Share Options Plan (ESOP) if you satisfy the 3C's (Character, Competence & Chemistry).

Other tools we use:

• Memcached

• Unicorn & Nginx

• Puma

• PostgreSQL

• MongoDB

• Rails API

• Redis

• Sidekiq

• Git

• Capistrano (Deployment Tool)

How to apply

If interested please send your CV, Linkdn Profile &/ or Portfolio(i.e GitHub Link or Personal Website) to Email: