CyberCoders Back-End Engineer - Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, AWS in New York City, New York

Back-End Engineer - Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, AWS Back-End Engineer - Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, AWS - Skills Required - Ruby on Rails, API Development, PostgreSQL, Redis, Chef, AWS, RUBY, Rails

We are in urgent need of an experienced Back-End Engineer to help bolster our burgeoning daily fantasy sports app. If you're adept w/ RoR, AWS, and PostgreSQL please read on!

Top Reasons to Work with Us

We are a daily fantasy sports (DFS) application looking to disrupt DFS and mobile fantasy sports at large.

Unlike other DFS services that use salary-caps, we use a snake draft model. This allows our users to create their own daily fantasy leagues or to participate against random opponents in our public leagues/tournaments. While they salary-cap models of DraftKings and FanDuel provide an arena for DFS participants, our app and snake draft model facilitates a far more engaging and level playing field.

What You Will Be Doing

As Back-End Engineer your primary responsibility will be building and scaling our API. You should have experience developed applications and systems that can operate at scale. With over 250K users and 1.8M drafts conducted, our platform needs to be nimble, scalable, and highly-available.

And with football season right around the corner, we are urgently trying to ramp up for our biggest season yet!

What You Need for this Position

Qualified candidates will need the following:

  • Strong familiarity w/ Ruby on Rails or a similar programming language

  • Adept at administrating/scaling in PostgreSQL

  • Demonstrated track record of API development

  • Working knowledge of modern testing practices/technologies

  • Working knowledge of cloud based infrastructure (namely AWS)

Extra plusses:

  • Experience w/ Redis

  • Experience w/ configuration management systems like Chef

What's In It for You

  • Salary: 135-175K

  • Equity: .1-.2%

  • Fast-paced, flexible, fun startup culture

  • Great office location on 5 blocks from Empire State Building (to the north) and Flatiron Building (to the south)

So, if you are a Back-End Engineer with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Back-End Engineer - Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, AWS NY-New York City JP13-1385611