Ruby & Front-End Web Developer

Location: San Francisco or Remote

Department: Development

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Inside.com is looking for a Senior Front-End Rails Developer. Daily work will include lots of javascript or coffee script, along with Backbone & Marionette. We are looking for a motivated and talented individual to work with us either onsite in San Francisco, CA or remote - your choice! Remote position is open to US based individuals only and will require 2-3 weeks of travel per year. This is a permanent position so we are currently not interested in freelancers, agencies, or recruiters. 

The ideal developer would have experience with most of the following:

  • Ruby & Ruby on Rails
  • Git & Github
  • Rails Asset Pipeline
  • HAML and HTML5
  • SCSS and CSS3 (using Compass)
  • CoffeeScript & a thorough understanding of Javascript
  • CSS frameworks such as Foundation by Zurb or Twitter Bootstrap
  • jQuery, Underscore, Modernizr
  • Backbone.js with Marionette
  • MongoDB
  • BDD (using Rspec, Spinach, Jasmine etc)
  • Cross browser Compatibility
  • Responsive design implementation

Deep experience with Ruby/Rails and Backbone/Marionette are the keys for success in this role. Responsibilities will include helping us architect and implement our front end stack, integrating with our API layer, implementing standards compliant html, well organized SCSS, and working throughout our Rails stack on various admin and consumer facing applications.

Benefits and Perks

  • Stock options
  • Health benefits
  • Paid time off (PTO)

About Inside
Inside is focused on connecting readers to the best journalism in the world. A real-time mobile news app, Inside is designed to be the most efficient way to stay informed on the most important and fascinating news events while on the go. Begin your news reading experience by downloading Inside at http://blog.inside.com. You can learn more about the team at http://blog.inside.com/team or follow us on twitter https://twitter.com/inside. We are well funded, and our investors include Sequoia Capital, Newscorp, Mark Cuban, Elon Musk and CBS Corp. We value diversity in the workplace and are an EOE/AA employer.

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