Ruby on Rails Developer

Advantech - Downers Grove, IL3.5

ContractEstimated: $94,000 - $130,000 a year
We are hiring a Ruby on Rails Development consultant for a high-profile client in the western suburbs of Chicago. The opportunity will require a person with application development knowledge to optimize several key business systems. The underlying infrastructure technologies include Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, virtual machines, Apache, Single Sign On, and load balancing technologies so experience in a similar environment would be ideal.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
migrating the application’s persistence layer from Oracle to SQL Server
optimizing PL/SQL logic into application code and refactoring integrations by consuming and/or producing SOAP or RESTful services.

The consultant will:
Conduct group discussions with key players.
Work with the product teams to help determine requirements and understand the design of each product.
Refactor, build and test the each product.

Extensive experience with Ruby on Rails Technologies.
Experience in consuming and producing web services, SOAP preferred.
Deep understanding of Oracle, SQL Server, PL/SQL Stored Procedures and Triggers. Functions are a plus.
Agile Scrum methodology experience is desirable