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Simon & Schuster

New York, NY 07-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Developer (RoR)

Simon & Schuster is a global leader in general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for readers of all ages, and in all printed, digital and audio formats. Its distinguished roster of authors includes many of the world's most popular and widely recognized writers, and winners of the most prestigious literary honors and awards.

It is home to numerous well-known imprints and divisions such as Simon & Schuster, Scribner, Atria Books, Gallery Books, Pocket Books, Adams Media, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing and Simon & Schuster Audio and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom, and proudly brings the works of its authors to readers in more than 200 countries and territories. For more information visit our website at www.simonandschuster.com.

''* * 3-5 years professional experience working with Ruby on Rails or equivalent experience in object oriented languages such as Java, Python, C# or PHP and demonstrated willingness to learn Ruby.
* * Interpersonal skills to collaborate closely with cross-functional team and to communicate with executive sponsors
* * Experience with Agile Extreme Programming (XP) development and Scrum lifecycle practices, or a strong desire to learn including: agile product teams, test driven development, continuous integration, iterative delivery, retrospection
* * Ability to work on-site in Midtown Manhattan
* * Good understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
* * Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful.
* * Experience implementing responsive designs using an existing frameworks or pure CSS.
* * Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
* * A knack for writing clean, readable and maintainable Ruby code.

Other Experience

* * Experience with libraries such as Redis, Rspec, Mocha, Capybara.
* * Experience with optimizing MySQL databases; NoSQL and/or PostgreSQL a plus.
* * Experience with Resque or other background job frameworks.
* * Familiarity with ONIX for Books to communicate book information in electronic form.
* Familiarity with development aiding tools, such as Bundler, Rake.
* Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system.
* Ability to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests.
* Familiarity with pair programming.''

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r7n206-3-235-120-150-42 in your application.