Full Stack Ruby on Rails Developer

ExterNetworks Inc - Jersey City, NJ


Job Summary

Full Stack Ruby Developer

Experienced full stack Ruby developer to work within teams that are and delivery enterprise financial services middle office systems that transact a high volume of diverse asset class. In this role, you will be not only be designing and coding, but mentoring other developers to help build a world class software engineering capability within the Middle Office Technology Group.

Job responsibilities and opportunities:

· Drive the design and implementation of scalable, high performing and robust applications.

· Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential issues, and devise contingency plans.

· Available to provide advice and assistance to teams on technical difficulties that arise in the course of doing their work

· Provide technical mentorship and guidance to more junior engineers including code reviews and diving in to coding assignments when necessary as well as defining and implementing best in class standards.

· Recommend and implement new technologies and architectures to ensure applications remain current and robust

· Identifying issues to teams that they might overlook, such as scalability, performance, or security.

· Analyze and discuss potential risk/benefits involved in using the specified technology solution to address the business requirement

· Coordinating with other IT functions (IT Systems, Network Operations, etc.) to perform analysis and design of applications and systems.


· A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and/or university (Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering).

· Must have at least 6+ years’ experience as a Ruby Full Stack Developer.

· Active participation in the Ruby community with contributions to one or more Ruby Open Source projects.

· 10+or more years of professional software development experience.

· At least 3 years of experience with agile software development methodologies, tools and processes.

· Experience in the financial services sector a plus, but not blocker to joining our team.

· Technical Skills / Attributes Required

Job Type: Contract


  • software development: 10 years (Required)
  • Ruby Full Stack Developer: 7 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Contract Renewal:

  • Possible