Developer

Location: Chicago, IL

Type: Contracted to Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

We want to add an experienced Developer to our Chicago-based One Design team. We build websites and web applications that are not only good-looking, but sophisticated and supremely functional. That and, we’re always looking for new solutions and technologies to help our clients achieve their goals faster. The person we want to hire should have an intimate knowledge of the full web development stack, from how HTTP works to building front-ends in HTML5 and CSS3. They should be open to working as part of a collaborative design and development team delivering software in an iterative manner. 


We want someone who is:

  • Smart and creative
  • Works efficiently
  • Has a willingness to learn and be challenged
  • Enjoyable to be around (and work with!!)
  • Down with working in our downtown River North office
     

Specific Requirements:

  • Understands object-oriented programming principles and techniques
  • Extensive Ruby experience, both in and out of Rails
  • Experience working with TDD and agile software development methodologies
  • Believes strongly in good design, usability and efficiency
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Has a painstaking attention to detail
  • Doesn’t just want a place to work, but a environment to learn and be challenged
  • Is able to work primarily out of our River North office
  • Is enjoyable to be around (and work with!!)
     

 

Desired (but not required):

  • Mobile application development, especially iOS
  • PHP experience, especially with: Perch, Wordpress and Expression Engine
  • Knowledge of non-relational data stores, e.g. MongoDB, Redis
  • Open source contributions
  • Production node.js experience
  • We’re looking for teammates here in Chicago, but that’s not required for the right person

For the right person, we're prepared to offer a competitive salary with FULL health benefits, paid time-off, an inviting and inspired work environment, as well as the companionship of our friendly office mutt (Eli). Basically, if you can create engaging websites/web applications, communicate well with others and meet the criteria of what was just said above - then we're definitely interested in meeting you!

Forward this Position
Recipient email address (one)
Your name
Your email address
Enter a message (optional)
Apply for this Position
* Required fields
First name*
Last name*
Email address*
Phone number*
Resume*

Attach resume ( .pdf, .doc, .docx ) or paste resume

Paste your resume here or attach resume file

Cover Letter
What’s your highest level of education completed?
LinkedInLinkedIn profile URL:
Twitter
Website, blog or portfolio:*
Earliest start date?
In 150 characters or fewer, tell us what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!*
References: Please enter names and contact information: