Visit.org is looking for an intelligent, ambitious Backend Ruby on Rails Developer to join our team remotely. This is an opportunity for a web development professional with an eye for detail and excellent communication skills who wants to contribute their skills to making a positive impact around the world. The right candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit, extreme passion for our mission, and the energy and discipline to come in and be a builder in a start-up tech environment.
Visit.org is a fast-paced, early-stage start-up company, a certified B-Corp and Benefit Corporation, and in the business of building a global infrastructure for the world’s Purpose Economy. Our SaaS technology is at the core of our mission to help enterprise companies engage their teams in social impact.
What Motivates Us
There is room for everyone! We empower each other to innovate and create processes that use technology to generate meaningful, lasting change. We enjoy the challenge of finding solutions to problems that are not a way around it but through it. We’re driven by the opportunity to help enterprises and their employees around the world to contribute to their communities.
When You Join the Team
You’ll join a movement from the ground floor and a team of purpose-driven people with a strong sense of responsibility, ownership, and pride that we’re building this thing together.
You’ll combine passion, purpose, and a paycheck—Visit.org team members get out of bed every day knowing their work is meaningful and has a tangible impact on individuals and communities around the world.
Enterprises are struggling to adapt to the increasing demand from their employees to work in socially accountable workplaces while adjusting to the business transformation of hybrid workflows. Visit.org is an enterprise SaaS company delivering purpose for a more engaged workforce. With its proprietary content across 90+ countries, Visit.org is providing the infrastructure and content for purpose-driven employee and client engagement. Some of our customers include Colgate, ADP, IBM, Adobe, Twilio, Twitch, Nielsen, Fidelity, and others.
Assist development team with all aspects of software design and coding
Write and maintain code
Work on minor bug fixes
Write automation tests using RSpec
Monitor the technical performance of internal systems
Respond to requests from the product team
5+ years of direct work experience on software development with Ruby on Rails
3+ years of web application development experience
Expert experience with Postgres or other databases
Understanding of background job scheduling
General knowledge of Rails frontend technology
Experience with a popular server technology like Heroku or AWS
Experience with Agile software engineering processes and methodologies
A fast learner and self-starter. Be able to come up to speed on new applications and technology in a very short amount of time
Detail-oriented, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
High degree of self-motivation; must be able to plan and execute work both independently and as a team member
Ability to prioritize and manage several tasks at once
RSpec, Heroku, AWS
What we offer:
This is a remote, full-time position (40 hours/week). Start ASAP