Ruby Web Developer

Ruby Web Developer

Would you like to be a major contributor to the Internet’s #1 real estate search engine? We have an opportunity for a strong Ruby Developer to play a key role in our flagship web site (

Do you enjoy the different aspects of interface development: delivering features that delight users while rallying people around a slick architecture? Do you Grunt and Sass so that your users don’t have to? Can you delight both luddites and bots in multiple viewports? Do you thrive in an open environment where your success becomes your team’s success?

We are looking for an individual with strong technical, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills. In this role you will be exposed to (and expected to take advantage of) the exciting technical and business opportunities that® and other sites of the Move Network have to offer. The ideal candidate is passionate about front-end web development, and is active in online and/or local technology communities.

Position Duties & Responsibilities

•Develop web site features that will delight a user base of millions
•End-to-end delivery, design, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
•Propose and demonstrate solutions/improvements based on latest industry innovation and trends
•Provide technical input into product roadmaps, negotiating compromises between business and technical constraints
•Promote best practices (including peer reviews & building for testability) and mentor other developers
•Identify and assist in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks
•Proactively collaborate with teammates and communicate with project stakeholders to ensure project efforts proceed efficiently and predictably, in an Agile Scrum environment

•Strong open-source development and technology foundations (e.g. ROR, NodeJS), and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
•Demonstrated mastery with modern HTML/CSS frameworks combined with a passion for developing intuitive, high performing user experiences
•Experience with client performance optimization for highly used web applications
•Ability to deliver products and features rather than just writing code
•Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal
•Demonstrated interest in applying new technologies and keeping up with the latest and greatest ways to develop web sites
•Successful track record of delivering projects, both individually and as the point of contact for a team
•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Move Canada’s total compensation package includes competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits program, and an RRSP contribution-matching program. In addition we also offer a tuition reimbursement program to help support our employees in reaching their educational goals.

Our culture includes a professional yet casual environment in which fun also plays a major part. Many company-sponsored events are held throughout the year and we also feature a Games Room complete with big screen satellite TV, foosball tables, pool table and more.

We believe in our people and provide them with a work environment that encourages personal growth and advancement. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes a balanced lifestyle, and supports diversity. Our team is composed of an exciting mix of people from various backgrounds, reflecting the company's commitment to creating one of the best working environments anywhere.

Date Posted:
Feb 25, 2015 9:22 AM PST
Move Canada

Move Canada
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada

Move Canada, home of Top Producer’s innovative and award-winning products, has been serving the real estate market in North America for many years. By designing and developing the best suite of products on the market, Move Canada is at the forefront of both the real estate and software development industries! We are one of the largest software development companies in BC and we offer an... more