Ruby on Rails Developer

  • Full-time

Company Description

Chit Chats' vision is to help Canadians deliver their goods to the world with postage at unbelievable prices. We are a fast growing entrepreneurial company making a huge impact to Canadian entrepreneurs and businesses. As ecommerce removes borders, we don’t want high Canadian postal rates to be a barrier to world commerce. We aim to remove these physical and financial restraints to create a seamless, borderless and boundless world of opportunity for Canadians.

If you relate with being Caring, Curious and Cheerful; we are looking forward to having you onboard!


Job Description

You will:

  • Collaborate with other developers to write the best code for the project and deliver amazing results that our users love.

  • Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack

  • Participate in code reviews

  • Own the entirety of your features; including component design, implementation, automated testing, and rollout.

  • Be a manager of one, work remotely and collaboratively with a talented team of developers across the country

  • Have an opportunity to develop and grow whether you are interested in becoming a people leader or a technical leader 

  • Contribute creatively with new ideas of improving, adding features, and growing

  • Change the lives of entrepreneurs across the country


On your first day, we'll expect you to have:

  • 5 plus years of experience designing and building production-level applications with Ruby on Rails

  • Software development experience in one or more general-purpose programming languages

  • Must have demonstrated experience with Ruby on Rails

  • Comfortable with relational databases and SQL (we use PostgreSQL)

  • Passion for learning and always improving yourself and the team around you

  • Excellent communication skills in written and verbal forms

  • Humility and ability to manage your time and schedule

Additional Information

We offer competitive salaries based on your experience, We value rest and have a flexible approach to hours. Employees are granted vacation as well as personal days and a few more holidays which you might not expect!

We support our team's health by offering comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans to best fit your and your family's needs. We also offer paid maternity and paternity leave to help you adjust to life with your new little one.

We promote continuous learning and provide development opportunities.

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.

This is a remote work opportunity with the requirement to attend meetings and training on-site at one of Chit Chats locations. 

As a federally regulated employer, Chit Chats Express fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.

Open to remote candidates based in Canada.