Co-developer of Ruby on Rails and Java Backend development expert
We are looking for Ruby on Rails backend expert as a co-developer to help building a product release version of an opinion sharing and product ranking community site. The expert works together with front end developers and us to implement various backend logics and functions to provide the best user experience.
We respect your agilly and creativity to proactively engage the development process, responsibility as an expert, communicativeness as a professional. You may be active in open source communities to cultivate the communities and to stay in top on the edge of technology.
This project has four phases and budget is $1,500 for each expert. We hire two experts initially, so secured $3,000 on this project. Proceed to the next phase only upon satisfactory completion of the previous phase.
We have a working alpha-version, and you need to polish the codes used in the alpha-version first, and them to implement search, user account, RSS news feeds of retailer shops (US and Japan) and news media, and so on specified in milestones. Just clarification, our UI/UX experts make graphic mockups and front end developers implement them. The expected role of this job is to build up the backed and to integrate the front end development into the system.
First milestone: $150
Polish the alpha-version web sites. Provide smooth experience of traversing browsing trees and minimize traffic.
Second milestone: $300
Implement/polish search by sunspot/solr
Implement feeds from retailers, including Amazon
Third milestone: $450
Implement user account. We implemented authentication and authorization by Devise and Pundit gems. We need to integrate the user's voting, comments, and rating, and etc.
Implement news feeds from news media (CNN, WSJ, etc)
Integration of all front end developments
Fourth milestone: $600
Financial transaction to award user based on contribution
Unleash your creativity for the product version
Ranking and crediting system integration
Expert of Ruby on Rails web development
Solid knowledge of Ruby
Solid knowledge of MySQL
Solid knowledge of Java - we implements a lot of backend tasks in Java
Active engagement to propose better user experience and to discussion (at least once a day by email or skype)
Communication skill in Japanese or English
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