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CoachUp

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Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

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Boston, United States

CoachUp is a service that connects athletes with private coaches. We believe that private coaching is the secret to reaching the next level in sports and life. We are the nation's leading private coaching provider with over 15,000 private coaches in every sport, all across America. CoachUp offers an unique opportunity in that it combines Sports and Engineering. It's extremely rare to find a technology centric company that operates in the sports industry, which makes CoachUp such a fun environment! If you enjoy watching sports, playing sports, or being active on any level then certainly come check us out! CoachUp is looking for a Software Engineer who wants to be part of a small team going after a huge opportunity. As a member of the CoachUp engineering team, you’ll be responsible for gathering requirements, designing and implementing new features for all areas of the CoachUp platform. You will innovate and captivate by refining, evolving, and creating new features to improve the usability and functionality of our software applications. By utilizing your expertise with all aspects of the web development life cycle and strong coding skills, you will influence and develop software that will change the world. We're developing at a fast pace and are constantly iterating and pushing releases into production. There will never be a single boring day at CoachUp! Our ideal candidate will have: 4+ years of Ruby on Rails development experience A BS or MS degree in Computer Science Experience developing web-based consumer-facing applications using open-source software components Ability to work on the full web stack: from UI design / front-end development to server side development Hands-on experience with Ruby on Rails, jQuery, HTML/CSS/JS and React Experience with PostgreSQL databases Experience in an Agile software development environment in a web context A thorough understanding of how business needs drive product features Demonstrated expertise with the entire software development life cycle Perks of working at CoachUp: A terrific team culture — bi-weekly lunches, beer Fridays, wear whatever makes you happy, fun outings A stimulating, supportive work environment — creative, fun, super-smart people with a team-first mentality Excellent health and dental coverage Four weeks of vacation Competitive salaries and stock options Flexible work hours Full reimbursement for continuing education in your field (via Intelligent.ly) Close proximity to the T Amazing office loft in Fort Point Channel, Boston, MA Free private coaching sessions on CoachUp

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