Ruby on Rails Developer

Start: April or May 2021
Location: USA – Remote during Covid-19. East Coast-based candidate preferred.
Relocation: Relocation will not be provided.
Travel: Minimal as needed for meeting with Development and Product teams
Salary: DOE. We offer a competitive total compensation package. 

* Candidates must have authorization in place to work in the USA.
* Offer will be contingent on passing a background check.
* Seeking candidates with 5+ years’ experience building applications at scale with Ruby on Rails or another object-oriented language (Python, Django, etc.)

Castellan Solutions a leader in the business continuity consulting and software industry is growing its Ruby on Rails team. You will work with the Development and Product teams to design, implement, and test an award-winning Business Resiliency solution. This role requires individuals to turn a business vision into a physical reality. It includes implementation of all aspects of the architecture: high-performance design, coding, caching, security, encryption, session state management, error logging, scalability, automated testing, etc. Experience in web development with an object-oriented programming language is essential for this position.

Job Requirements

  • This job demands fast, but carefully thought-out results.

  • Successful hires share two traits: confidence AND modesty.

  • Structured, organized, and efficient work expected; aligned to our Agile Scrum development process.

  • Self-motivated and self-managing

  • This job requires a factual, direct, and authoritative style of communication.

  • Decision-making, though swift, is very calculated and singular with some focus on collaboration.

  • Docker (or another container technology) experience

  • Experience with multiple languages (or lots of experience with Ruby on Rails)


  • 5+ years’ experience building applications at scale with Ruby on Rails or another object-oriented language (Python, Django, etc.)

  • Plenty of experience with the usual suspects (MySQL, Redis, RSpec, Cucumber, Git, Linux, etc.)

  • Knowledge of UI frameworks (jQuery, Bootstrap, React, etc.)

  • Experience designing and building systems, features, and applications.

  • Ability to quickly jump in and solve problems and resolve defects with high quality.

Who You Are

You relish being an application specialist We need you to solve complicated problems and make our SaaS application fast, elegant, and awesome! You will help invent the future of business continuity software.

You are PASSIONATE about realizing great design through code, and you have the conviction to stand behind your opinions about your projects. You should know how to be confident and consultative at the same time. You must not be afraid to defend your ideas, be criticized, and even be wrong!

You thrive in a professional, agile, software engineering environment. You must take pride in committing bug free code that has been tested through automation that you write. 
You are a fast learner, effective communicator, great listener, and a team player. 

You have experience that you can leverage to help take our product and team to the next level through simplification of complex solutions, scalability, and innovation.

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. This is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or handicap.

Ready for some hands-on help? Let’s discuss how to best achieve your business continuity goals.