Ruby on Rails Developer III

Sevatec, Inc. - Washington, DC

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
Sevatec, Inc. is seeking a talented Senior Ruby on Rails systems engineer to support the implementation of Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) at a Federal agency. The right candidate will be a talented Ruby on Rails Engineer Subject Matter Expert (SME) who has a passion for programming, possesses a deep understanding of DevOps practices, and desire to join a team of exceptional developers working in a fast-paced environment to deliver first-class software. The Ruby on Rails Engineer SME will work in a fast-paced collaborative and agile environment following Scrum/Kanban methodologies to build custom Ruby internal and public-facing applications.

Write clean, maintainable, reusable, reliable, and efficient Ruby code
Design robust, scalable and secure features
Final review of Ruby code submitted by the team
Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle - architecture, design and development, user experience development, documentation, unit testing, delivery and maintenance
Master’s degree OR 15 years of experience
Experience with Ruby on Rails, along with other common libraries such as RSpec and Resque
Senior-level understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its nuances
Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system
Experience with Test Drive Development (TDD), continuous integration, Scrum, Kanban
Proven working experience developing applications using modern, open source web frameworks and tools
Demonstrable knowledge of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, CSS & JQuery
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
Understanding of Section 508 Compliance

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain a government agency Suitability Clearance. DHS clearance preferred.