We are looking for a Ruby on Rails Developer to help us build and support our platforms and services. This engineer plays a critical role in all aspects of Merkle's Promotion and Loyalty Services software projects. They contribute to business requirements gathering, use case development, technical specification analysis, system design, and software architecture. They are responsible for writing code, testing, reviewing peer code, and providing support for large development projects.
Problem solve through the careful application of technology and process
Write high quality, tested, high-capacity and maintainable software
Design modern, reliable and reusable systems
Improve and maintain the tools and processes in the software development pipeline
Decompose complex problems into manageable tasks
Write technical specifications, run-time instructions, training materials and architecture documentation for Merkle P&LS systems
Help develop best practices, technology efficiencies, and streamline workflow
Design data models and write efficient queries in MySQL
Collaborate in design and code reviews
Maintain loyalty platforms and contribute to new features and custom client specifications
Collaborate with wider Merkle Promotions and Loyalty teams to arrive at sound technical solutions to business problems
Interact with internal and external clients to develop business and technical specification materials
Competent with Version Control tools
5 years of Software Engineering experience
Enterprise class web application experience
Experience and comfort working within an iterative Agile project management process
Experience in automated software testing, real-time system integration, database programming, web programming, and cloud technologies (AWS preferred)
JAVA would be a plus
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Merkle fosters a diverse environment that encourages original thinking about our business and empowers us to communicate with a global world of customers. We embrace differences of opinion and diversity of thought as they help us challenge and refine our solutions. Merkle, as a best-in-class marketing agency, welcomes big ideas, and believes they can come from anywhere.