Senior RoR Engineer (with React) (#14147085)

Lviv, Remote
Work type:
Technical Level:
Job Category:
Seeking Alpha
About the client

Seeking Alpha is the market leader for crowdsourced equity research in the USA. The company is the premier website for actionable stock market opinion and analysis, and vibrant, intelligent finance discussion. 

  • Develop both back-end ( on Rails) and front-end (/HTML/CSS) for modern financial media website
  • Participate in design and planning discussions, contribute architecture ideas
  • Develop and test new user-facing features
  • Write highly scalable, reusable and testable code
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and performance
  • Collaborate with other team members

  • Knowledge of Agile principles, open-source ecosystem, Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience in OOP and MVC design and development patterns. Good understanding of data structures and design patterns
  • 3+ years of back-end development experience in building large, complex, highly scalable web applications using on Rails framework
  • Solid understanding of syntax, its nuances and core concepts. Ability to write clean and readable code
  • Experience with SQL or NoSQL database technologies (e.g. MySQL, ElasticSearch, CouchBase, Redis, etc.)
  • Comfortable with source version control software (Git)
  • Knowledge and understanding of server-side architecture best practices, good understanding of the HTTP protocol and networking
  • 2+ years of front-end development experience in building complex and scalable high load websites (, HTML5, and CSS3)
  • Experience with Less/Sass, responsive frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap, Foundation Framework etc.)
  • Understanding of all major browsers and the special considerations required for various quirks. Knowledge of browser internals like engines, native DOM, Event APIs and ways to tune code for the best performance

Nice to have: 
  • Experience working in a UNIX environment
  • Familiarity with Angular/React/Vue or similar frontend frameworks
  • Proficiency in ES6 and newer specifications of EcmaScript
  • Having Github portfolio or link to open source work

We offer:
  • Flexible hours approach
  • Competitive salary and compensation package
  • 18 business days of payable annual free-time
  • 10 days of paid sick leave
  • Membership of the IT-BPO club card, loyalty program.
  • Gym, Masseur, and Doctor
  • Relax zones
Professional growth:
  • Challenging tasks and projects
  • Individual Development Plan
  • Personal education budget
  • Performance appraisal
  • Business trips
  • Corporate events and outstanding parties
  • Team buildings
  • Anniversary presents