Rails Developer

Apptegy - Little Rock, AR5.0

Apptegy is an EdTech company based in Little Rock, Arkansas. At Apptegy, we are building the first marketing platform for schools. Thrillshare, our publishing platform, makes it easy for schools to share positive stories with their communities and the world.

We’re growing quickly, yet remain focused on crafting an incredible experience for our teams and clients. We value and expect thoughtfulness and high performance from everyone at Apptegy.

About you and about the role

Thrillshare, our publishing platform, integrates with many platforms and has a diverse set of end users. We are looking for developers who have experience building interactive websites, keeping UI/UX in mind from the very beginning. In a fast-paced startup environment like this, you will be pushing code regularly and seeing the results of your work on a daily basis.

Essential functions of the position:
Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code
Collaborate on all aspects of application design and development
Make suggestions, ask questions, and always push the limits of the rest of the team
Always keep the user in mind

1-3 years of professional experience
Passion for developing functional and beautiful applications with Ruby on Rails
Demonstrable knowledge of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, CoffeeScript, JQuery, HTML, CSS and Sass
Experience developing highly interactive applications for many different types of users
Passion for writing great, simple, clean, and efficient code (and tests to go with it!)
Interested in developers of all skill levels and experience
Working knowledge of Linux and relational databases (we use PostgreSQL)
Nice to Have

Experience related to:
Building API's for mobile applications
Using many different third-party services and gems
Any DevOps experience a plus, but not required

Salary, benefits, and why you’ll love working at Apptegy:
Competitive Salary
Health insurance, vision, and dental
Retirement investment matching
Flexible paid time off policy
Work with great people in a fun environment
Be a part of a team that is transforming the way schools engage their communities!

Apptegy is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.