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Senior Engineer | Ruby on Rails | Ed-Tech

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Senior Engineer | Ruby on Rails | Ed-Tech

A well-funded, education software company is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join their product design team. They can pay up to $160K, DOE. 

This role is perfect for anyone interested in growing into a Lead and/or Principal Engineering position and take on more responsibilities. The ideal candidate will need to be exceptionally well-versed with Ruby on Rails and, also, have a thorough understanding of JavaScript technologies on the front end. 

Required Skills & Experience

  • Extensive background using Ruby on Rails
  • Previous JavaScript development experience on the front end (Knockout.js and Vue.js)
  • Experience with ElasticSearch is a plus
  • Having worked with Sidekiq, Redis and PostgreSQL in prior roles
  • Ability to scale applications
  • Relevant industry experience is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of how to improve Ruby on Rails applications

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Able to work in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Able to write unit, functional and integration tests

What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown

  • 70% Ruby on Rails Development
  • 30% JavaScript

Daily Responsibilities

  • 100% Hands On
  • 10% Management Duties
  • 100% Team Collaboration

The Offer

  • Competitive Pay Rate: Up to $160k/year, DOE

You will receive the following benefits:

  • 401K with a 6% match
  • 8-12% yearly performance bonus
  • 3% guaranteed bonus 
  • Convenient location in downtown DC - near Metro Center
  • Career development benefits 
  • 20 days paid time off
  • 6 paid sick days
  • Monthly happy hours and team building activities 
  • Weekly catered lunches 


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.


Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, provides IT Staffing Solutions (Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire) in major North American markets. Our unique expertise in today’s highest demand tech skill sets, paired with our deep networks and knowledge of our local technology markets, results in an exemplary track record with candidates and clients.

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