Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

TalentNest Head Office
Toronto, Ontario

We are hiring a Ruby on Rails Software Engineer to work full-time with our team on our TalentNest application. This is a great position for someone who wants to use the latest tools, technology and continue to learn and grow his/her own toolset while working with a talented and fun group of people.  We encourage each of our developers to give back to the open source community through GitHub, the Toronto Ruby community and elsewhere.

On a daily basis, you will be responsible for your active projects which could be anything from fixing a bug to developing a new feature.  You will touch all aspects of the development process, back-end, user experience, integrate new tools and APIs. We are very collaborative and if you have a good idea, we figure out how to make it a reality.

The Ideal Candidate

For this particular role, we are looking for someone who has strong database and data shaping expertise.

Desired Skills

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Behaviour Driven Development (Cucumber, RSpec)
  • HAML/SASS, Javascript, Ajax
  • Experience with a source control system (GitHub)
  • Passion for development and learning new techniques

About Us

TalentNest is a startup within an established company (Self Management Group, 1979). We have grown rapidly since we launched our application in 2010 and our goal is to improve the way organizations source, hire, and develop their talent. 

As an equal opportunity employer, we are passionate about accepting, celebrating and supporting differences in the workplace.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation during the selection process, please let us know by contacting 416-746-0444 or

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