Lead Front-end Developer with Ruby on Rails

TicTalking Holdings Inc

October 24, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

Hubifi is a saas solution that provides community platforms for businesses to connect with and foster relationships with their fans and customers. We have taken the best parts of forums, blogs, and social media and combined them into one platform. Take a look.  http://demo.hubifi.com/

Job Summary: 

Do you like creating web applications that have beautifully designed interfaces? Do you enjoy using Ruby on Rails? Come and be a part of something big!

We're looking for a Front-end Developer to help us build the next generation of discussion forums with useful social media features! We pride ourselves on beautiful design and are looking for someone who shares that passion, and can help us develop great customer and user experiences. You would be the Front-end Lead, architecting and developing a client side that's efficient, elegant, and intuitive across browsers, operating systems, and devices.

This is a great opportunity to take a prominent role in a small company with solid funding and revenue, that will lead to a lot of growth.

- Strong HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript fundamentals with jQuery experience
- Solid Ruby on Rails skills
- Be able to write well-tested, reusable code
- Proven history of creating beautiful, engaging user experiences
- Minimum 5 years experience
- Knowledge of RoR Asset Pipeline (SASS, CoffeeScript, and Slim)
- Solid understanding of database concepts and experience (MongoDB experience would be an asset)
- Experience with Git

If interested, please email us a resume of your qualifications and include a brief cover letter describing your interest in the position. You must be willing to relocate to Victoria for this job. No remote employees and no relocation assistance will be provided.

About TicTalking
TicTalking develops a SaaS discussion platform, called Hubifi, which incorporates ideas from interest-based social networking. Our technology replaces outdated forums, adds an Intelligent Recommendation Engine, and provides deep data about customers' interests, passions, and activities. We are building this company from the ground up here in Victoria, BC, and we have about 10 people on staff.

For more information about Hubifi please go to www.hubifi.com. An example deployment of our platform can be found at demo.hubifi.com. 

How To Apply: 

Please send your cover letter and resume to  colinc@tictalking.com