We are Product Madness, a creative and innovative gaming company focused on social and mobile technology. We are a leader in the industry and digital division of the Aristocrat family. We are passionate, creative, fun, innovative and a collaborative team with a common goal to create unique, amazing gaming experiences for our community of users
We are currently on the lookout for a Senior Ruby on Rails developer to join our platform development team. You will join a very experienced team that has build and maintains our entire platform suite and will have the responsibility to own and develop new components tools and features to support new game features and our operation teams using the latest technology available. You will work inside a small scrum team with a well described product backlog and be comfortable with scrum methodologies and practices.
Demonstrable experience of delivering products/tools from concept through deployment and ongoing user support.
A proven track record with Ruby on Rails.
A proven track record with MySQL.
Front and Back End development producing robust and efficient applications.
Strong SQL experience
Experience in performance optimizations
Hands on experience with GIT
Strong Linux knowledge
Effective communication both verbal (day-to-day discussions, team meetings) and written forms (requirements and design specifications) with local and remote team members
Ability to follow sprint/project plans and meet commitments
Display a history of creativity, innovative thought, awareness of current technical trends and high levels of motivation
Excellent ability to understand and express complex technical topics
Experience with Big Data and NoSQL solutions (desirable)
Contributions to open source code or projects (desirable)
BSc degree in Computer Science
A strong background in commercial software development
Ruby on Rails
Associated JS libraries - JQuery, AngularJS, NodeJS would be beneficial
Excellent communication skills