Backend Developer

Boulder, Colorado

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TrueCoach is looking for a backend developer to join our team in Boulder, Colorado. You'll be responsible for working directly with the founders, our designers, and the top trainers and coaches in the industry to build the TrueCoach platform, currently built on EmberJS, Ruby on Rails, and Postgres.

As an early stage employee, you'll get the chance to own and build out multiple areas of the product, and be a driving force behind our evolution as a company. We have a solid foundation, with revenue and happy customers that love us, but we're just getting started.

Our stack and methodology:

  • Development: Ruby, Rails, Javascript, Ember.js, CSS/SASS, HTML, Swift
  • Database: Postgres, Redis
  • Testing: Rspec, QUnit, CircleCI, BrowserStack
  • Infrastructure: Heroku, AWS

We also follow agile based development, continuous integration, and we use Git.

Requirements

  • Strong alignment with our engineering culture
  • Proven track record building high quality web applications, preferably SaaS products
  • Fluency with Ruby and familiarity with Rails or similar MVC frameworks
  • Proficiency with SQL and relational database design
  • Strong understanding of fundamental technologies of the web and browser
  • Strong desire to learn new things and high GASI(Give-a-shit index)
  • Hard working, open to constructive feedback, and ready to do the best work of your career
  • US citizen or authorized to work in the US

Nice-to-haves

  • Passionate about health and fitness
  • Strong dev ops and application deployment skills

Perks

  • Competitive pay and equity
  • Health insurance with $0 deductible
  • A coach (we believe dog-fooding our own app leads to a better product)
  • One conference fully comped per year (+ more if speaking at conferences)
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • 10% investment time
  • Whatever computer equipment you need to get your job done
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible powder day policy - this IS part of why we live in Colorado, right?
  • Dog friendly environment
  • Relocation assistance

To apply, e-mail your resume to [email protected] along with a short cover letter telling us why you'd be a good fit.