National Lab Day seeks Ruby Developer in NYC

August 31, 2010 Josh Knowles

At Pivotal Labs, one of the services we provide our clients is helping them interview and hire. Pivotal Labs and our clients place a strong emphasis on Agile development and its many aspects: Pair Programming, Test-Driven Development, rapid iterations, and frequent refactoring.

National Lab Day a New York, NY non-profit company, is looking for an Agile UI Developer to join their team. The full job posting follows.

National Lab Day is more than just a day; it is a nationwide initiative to build local communities of support that will foster ongoing collaborations among volunteers, students, and educators. NLD does this primarily through our online platform ( that connects teachers with STEM professionals, community volunteers, and a variety of other resources – all there to support and help teachers strengthen their STEM programs.

We are looking for a developer with the following skills to join our team:

Job Details / Required Skills:

  • Developing and maintaining Ruby on Rails applications for a high-profile non-profit
  • Test Driven Development
  • Aggressive Refactoring
  • Working directly with management to improve the product and the message

Additional Skills:

  • JavaScript, including experience with Javascripttesting frameworks
  • SQL
  • Ability to communicate and coordinate with non-technical management

Location: Midtown, New York City

Salary Hours: Full-time


Please email a brief description of your work experience, including a resume and/or portfolio. Compensation is commensurate with experience

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