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Geckoboard

Geckoboard

Geckoboard

Geckoboard is a real-time dashboard that gives you instant access to your most important metrics in one place. Since 2010 we've been disrupting the data visualisation space and empowering thousands...

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Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
5 Nov 2012

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Compensation details:
Generous + stock options

Employer tags:
Industry:
Internet
Digital
Esc Factor:
Entrepreneurial
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Ruby on Rails developer

2 x RoR devs to join funded startup making great software

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Compensation details:
Generous + stock options

Job Type:
Full-time
Escape Factors:
Entrepreneurial
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Recently named one of London’s hottest startups and backed by some of the most respected investors in the business, Geckoboard creates software that makes it easy for businesses to see all of their key metrics on elegant real-time dashboards. Our approach has won praise and accolades for setting the standards in the field of data communication and our customers include tons of hot startups, mega-brands and even heads of state.We're now looking for motivated and driven engineers who want to join our smart, fast team shipping code that makes an impact. If that sounds like you then send us a quick email to explain why you're perfect for the role!

You’ll be:

  • Shipping code, solving interesting problems and making a difference
  • Working with an innovative web application and platform helping thousands of businesses around the world
  • Working in a small fast moving team to shape the future development of the application with input on key technical decisions

Requirements:

  • An ambitious and tenacious individual with a passion for hacking
  • Eager to join a fast growing, well funded startup on an upward trajectory
  • 1+ years’ experience with Rails (or similar advanced web framework).
  • 2+ years’ experience with a dynamically-typed, object-oriented language (preferably Ruby or Python).
  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • Experience with at least one NoSQL datastore
  • Test driven development experience
  • Familiarity with DVCS (we use git).
  • Able to work in London full-time

Nice to have:

  • Open source contributions
  • Backbone.js experience
  • Event driven programming experience
  • Keen on the startup world

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive salary and equity available
  • Flexible working hours
  • Choose the equipment that's right for you - desk, chair, computer... whatever you need to do your job
  • Free drinks and snacks and team lunch every Friday
  • Take the holiday you need, we don't count days
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