Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer

Stratajet Ltd
London, United Kingdom
Based on experience

About Stratajet Ltd

Stratajet provides a technology solution to increase the efficiency of private jet booking, offering a revolutionary consumer experience for private jet customers, and allowing charter companies to make efficiency gains with their aircraft fleet.

Stratajet raised seed funding in April 2011, and having successfully completed the prototype stage have secured funding to go to market.

The company is about to experience significant growth as technology, sales and customer support scale to meet the challenges of launching a revolutionary new product.

Job summary

We are looking to hire developers with a range of experience in data structure and algorithm design and preferably experience in Ruby and Ruby on Rails. You should love working collaboratively in small agile teams, and solving tough technology challenges. Our product has a high level of complexity at a data structure and algorithm level, and this is about as far from building another eCommerce site or social networking layer as you can get.

You will be the 2nd or 3rd developer hire and so this is a great opportunity to forge the technology decisions very early on. As well as your core technology role, all team members at Stratajet have a great deal of input into the business decisions and prioritising the product feature backlog.

Please note, we will not accept applications or representation via any recruitment agencies. Yes recruiters, we know you're really good, and we know you're different from all the others out there, but we are quite firm on this policy.

Skills & Requirements

Preferred candidate: * Ruby on Rails experience * XML, JSON, RESTful API design and JavaScript experience * Data structure and algorithm research and design skills * Experience in building apps in one or more of VBA, iOS, Android SDK, Adobe Air or Runtime Revolution a plus * Able to show initiative to take on all of the challenges faced in a start-up * Enjoy working in small collaborative teams. * Interest or experience in aviation and the aviation industry a major plus

Location: West End London. This is an on-site position. Compensation: Based on experience Start date: We are looking to recruit developers to start beginning of February 2012. Application: Send a covering e-mail, CV and salary expectations to [email protected]

How to apply

Send a covering e-mail, CV and salary expectations to [email protected]

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