Your cv

Related jobs

More software jobs...
Get jobs on your
mobile phone

Web Developer - Ruby on Rails

Remuneration:Basic salary 
Location:Cape Town
Type: Permanent
Company:Datafin Recruitment


Make your mark as a progressive highly skilled web developer (Ruby on Rails) sought by a leader in cloud-based analytics solutions. Working in a mainly Linux-based dev environment with source code on GitHub, you will be involved in technical specifications and providing expertise on a fund performance measurement system.The ideal candidate must have Ruby on Rails, RSpec, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, Websockets, JavaScript, jQuery, CoffeeScript, HAML, JSON, PostgreSQL. If you enjoy tackling complex functional and tech issues then apply now!

  • Work closely developing an application with product management.
  • Participate in functional and user-interface design discussions.
  • Develop code to technical specification and coding standards.
  • Own your schedule; provide estimates of development effort and progress updates to the System Architect.
  • Resolve issues logged by clients or client services consultants.

  • Linux or Mac
  • Ruby on Rails
  • RSpec
  • HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap
  • Websockets
  • JavaScript, jQuery, CoffeeScript
  • HAML
  • JSON
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
  • Memcached
  • Graphite
  • NewRelic
  • Amazon Web Services — EC2 — S3 — SES — ElastiCache — IAM — VPC — EBS — CloudWatch — CloudTrail
  • Chef/Puppet/Ansible
  • Vagrant
  • Git, GitHub
  • Markdown, Confluence (wiki)
  • Jira (issue tracking)
  • Continuous integration (TeamCity)
  • Continuous deployment (Chef)

Advantageous – 
  • Experience in developing web applications using modern technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap and Rails, with graphical data visualizations is a bonus.

  • You need to be a committed and flexible individual who enjoys working with an experienced team on a product that is complex both technically and functionally.
  • Able to exercise sound judgement when faced with functional and technical decisions.

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.


When applying for jobs, ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA Citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of any of the jobs, please note your relocation plans in all applications for jobs and correspondence. Please e-mail a word copy of your CV to  and mention the reference numbers of the jobs.

Posted on 20 Feb 12:53

Apply by email
Therese Otten

Or apply with your Biz CV
Create your CV once, and thereafter you can apply to this ad and future job ads easily.


DataFin was established in 1999. We pride ourselves on the fact that we have established relationships with industry leaders and a vast majority of our business is repeat business.

View company profile

Recent jobs by DatafinCityDate posted
Senior Java DeveloperCape Town16 Mar 10:44
Senior PHP DeveloperCape Town16 Mar 10:40
Scrum MasterCape Town16 Mar 10:38
Technical Derivatives SpecialistCape Town15 Mar 11:03
Software Tester - AutomationCape Town15 Mar 11:01
PHP DeveloperCape Town15 Mar 10:59
DevOps Engineer - Maven/LinuxCape Town15 Mar 10:48
Senior TechnicianDurban14 Mar 15:31
Scrum MasterCape Town14 Mar 15:19
Test AnalystCape Town14 Mar 15:14
More jobs...