Able is a team of digital product builders (designers, software engineers, and marketers) that own, operate, and invest in a portfolio of technology companies. We work in many fields, from entertainment to crowdfunding to cancer research, and collaborate with influential leaders at the intersection of technology, media and politics.
Understanding of UX & UI design best practices
Strong experience with Ruby, Rails, Sinatra
Solid understanding of MVC architecture
Experience building/using RESTful APIs
Experience with databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis
Experience with test-driven development and writing specs
Experience deploying applications to Heroku/AWS
Experience with OAuth
Experience working with background jobs
Experience with caching
Experience with templating engines such as Mustache
Experience with web standards and best practices when it comes to optimizing for mobile website delivery and page load times
Experience in responsive web practices and cross-browser compatibility
Experience developing software remotely using tools like Git, GitHub, Slack, Trello, etc.
Experience with web analytics setup and integration
Good communication skills
Demonstrated passion for Ruby: open source projects, side-projects, etc.
Familiarity with design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Moqups