Ruby Developer

Job type:
2 months+
McGregor Boyall
flag_no United Kingdom

Project description:
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Ruby on Rails - JavaScript - React JS - Agile

Our well known client is looking for an experienced software developer to develop a prototype Rails/ReactJS client for a novel video search application. You'll be working with a small team of 3 developers with a focus on research into video search and metadata extraction. This particular application uses a state-of-the-art Video Fingerprinting system developed in-house. Day-to-day you'll be adding features, integrating with the Back End, testing and helping optimise the system.


  • Technical design and build of a modern web application, including both Front End and Server Side components
  • Write high quality, well tested software in a collaborative environment
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team to deliver project requirements

Required Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of Server Side programming using Ruby and Rails
  • Excellent JavaScript 5/ES6 programming skills, experience of developing modular applications, and the use of client-side frameworks (eg, React.js, Angular)
  • Excellent HTML5/CSS2/3 skills including CSS pre-processors (eg SASS), and a strong understanding of responsive design and cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Excellent knowledge of the Linux operating system, and comfortable with configuring and deploying software to Servers.

This is a highly urgent requirement. You must be availble within 1 weeks notice and be able to interview next Tuesday. Please apply via email ASAP.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.