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Senior Full Stack Rails/JS Engineer


Contactually is looking for experienced software engineers who are passionate about solving complex problems with code. We’ve taken a novel approach to building business software — focus on the end user — and it’s been working! Our users love us. Come help us build a product that makes contact management easy and rescue 10,000s of people from the jaws of clunky, outdated software.

Our Stack

Backend: Ruby on Rails
Datastores: Postgres, ElasticSearch, Neo4J, MongoDB, Redis
Frontend: React, Redux, Backbone, Marionette, jQuery

Who are you?

  • You’re passionate about writing clean, concise, well-tested code, but you’re also a pragmatic problem solver
  • You follow the best practices for the technologies you work with and understand why
  • You love learning new things and teaching others about them
  • You stay up to date with the latest technologies and probably have sites like Hacker News or Coding Horror bookmarked
  • You operate without ego to discuss, learn, grow, and help others do the same


  • 5+ years as a full-time Ruby and/or Javascript engineer
  • Strong knowledge of Ruby/Rails
  • Strong knowledge of OO Javascript (Bonus: ReactJS)
  • Strong understanding of programming principles (OOP, REST, MVC, etc)
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile methodologies
  • Experience with one or more: Postgresql, Elasticsearch, Redis, MongoDB


  • Contribute to OSS (Double Bonus: you wrote/maintain a Ruby gem or javascript plugin)
  • Experience leading an engineering team
  • Experience with DevOps


  • Build and ship new features and services critical to our customers
  • Write clear, maintainable, scalable code across multiple projects
  • Write and maintain tests to ensure long-term quality of our software
  • Take part in blameless retrospectives that help elevate the team and individuals to grow their engineering skills
  • Facilitate collaboration between engineers, product managers, and designers to solve complex and interesting problems
  • Facilitate professional growth of team members and transparency in pursuing success together


  • 401k Contribution
  • Medical, Vision, & Dental
  • Equity Stake
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Above Market Salary
  • Unlimited Paid Vacation
  • Awesome team culture!
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