Ruby on rails developer (all levels)

at Whisk in Birmingham

We're looking for an Ruby/Rails developers to help develop the front end for our next generation web platform.

We're a young startup in the online food space, we've just raised our second round of external finance and are looking for outsourced resource to support our internal hiring effort.

We're on the lookout for developers with the talent to change the world, whether you're an experienced developer looking for a move where you can make a real difference and use the latest tech, a recent graduate looking for their first break or a dropout who thought they'd rather spend their time coding and taught themselves, we have an opportunity for you.

Our stack is a combination of all that's bright and shiny right now; we use MongoDB and Redis for storage, Scala and Akka to create a highly concurrent service tier exposing our engine to client applications via JSON, and Rails, iOs, Android and Windows Phone to take that data and produce amazing, native experiences for both web and mobile devices.

We connect people that are looking to cook recipes, to the store items they need to purchase, as seamlessly as possible.

The successful applicant will be working in the front end Ruby application; working with our designers and other front end developers to integrate our JSON API into a Rails application.

Extra points will be given for applicants with performance tuning experience, OAuth integration (preferably creating an OAuth provider) and creating gems.

Whisk is one of the coolest startups around right now; widely covered in the mainstream press following our initial launch early this year (check it out here : http://pinterest.com/whiskapp/) we're now turning our focus to taking our basic product and turning it into THE service to support home cooking.

We're a team of 17 covering sales, marketing and product development, primarily based in Birmingham. We offer a cool working environment, with office games, a home cooked lunch every day and the best coffee you'll find in any office.

You can read more about us here http://pinterest.com/whiskapp/read-all-about-it/

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Published at 12 Feb 2013
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