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REMOTE Ruby on Rails Backend Software Engineer

  • Location: San Francisco, 75201
  • Salary: 170000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Work with the brightest minds at a company recognized as one of Forbes’ “Next Billion Dollar Companies.”. This is permanent opportunity that includes a full suite of benefits!
Our client is creating a cutting edge technology platform that connects healthcare professionals with flexible job opportunities at caregiving facilities across the country.  In just a few short years, they have become one of the fastest growing companies in the history of the healthcare staffing industry and was recognized as one of Forbes’ “Next Billion Dollar Companies.”  They are continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that truly cares about their employees while also making it their mission to help people everywhere get care, then apply today!

Role: Ruby on Rails Backend Software Engineer
Location: 100% remote
Salary: $130,000 - $170,000 (DOE) + Equity Shares 
Type: Permanent
Other great benefits and company perks:

  • Paid vacation & sick time (unlimited PTO), paid family leave, and flexible work hours
  • Health insurance, vision, and dental
  • Mindfulness and fitness reimbursement
  • Monthly cellular phone reimbursement
  • 401k Plan


Your mission is to architect and develop software that solves impactful user experience and business problems to help our client serve and delight their customers at scale. You'll work in a highly collaborative environment with other engineering, design, product, and healthcare professional teammates to help them continuously improve their products and team.


  • Developing new and existing features on a Ruby on Rails backend that power the core of their business and is used by thousands of healthcare professionals to manage their career and find the right job at the right time around the country.
  • Developing new and existing features on proprietary applications and services that enable them to provide an awesome experience for healthcare professionals and win in the marketplace. Examples include services that automate complex communication trees and business processes, a matching engine that measures the relevance of jobs across many vectors, real-time event and analytics pipelines, 3rd party service integrations, etc.
  • Collaborating with design, product, and business teammates to help make decisions around what we build and how we build it.
  • Using a variety of languages, systems, and technologies to own and solve problems end-to-end.


  • Collaborative | You are passionate about our mission and excited for the work we do. You take pride in building software that doesn't just work, but is also delightful to use.
  • Proactive | You act without being told what to do and bring new ideas to the company. You want to join a modern software development team that iterates and ships code rapidly.
  • Works with honesty & integrity | You work to earn trust and maintain confidence of internal and external stakeholders. You do what is right, not just what is expedient.
  • Strategic thinker | You determine opportunities and threats through comprehensive analysis of current and future trends. You are able to deal with complexity and change.
  • You like working in a company environment that values ownership and business impact from all departments


  • 5+ years’ experience with Ruby on Rails 
  • 5+ years’ experience writing production software that drives significant value for stakeholders
  • BS in CS, Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or equivalent training and work experience
  • Solid understanding of relational databases and Git
  • Demonstrated UI/UX sensibility


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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