Senior Ruby On Rails Contractor

Perforce Software Canada Inc.

February 24, 2015

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Senior Ruby on Rails Contractor

Victoria, British Columbia

Perforce Software is looking for a Senior Ruby on Rails Contractor to join the our GitSwarm development team for a six month period. The ideal candidate is an A-team software developer who keeps abreast of cutting edge technologies and development practices. Candidates must have extensive web-based application development experience that includes: interface design, collaborative coding practices, security, and development frameworks. This position requires a flexible individual willing to work in a very dynamic and creative environment.


  • Work in a group environment to plan and design new product features and direction.
  • Design, plan, test, and implement product features.
  • Enhance and maintain existing code base.
  • Suggest improvements and additions to the architecture.
  • Participate in quality assurance planning and testing.
  • Document software implementation and operation.
  • Occasionally interact with customers and act as a company representative at technical forums.


  • 7+ years industry-level experience.
  • 5+ years web application development experience.
  • Ruby on Rails application development experience.
  • Objected-oriented design experience.
  • Normalized database design experience with SQL RDMS's.
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript experience.
  • Ability to be respectful and critical within a team.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Version control experience: eg. Perforce or Git
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