Sr. Software Engineer in Remote US at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 11/18/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary of the Job:

We are seeking a Senior Full Stack Engineer to participate in the development of our international Ruby on Rails platform. It includes challenging and interesting opportunities to work with different international markets (US, Canada, Europe, APAC), languages, and time zones.  

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Participate and contribute to a culture of learning, collaboration, and innovation. 
  • Design, architect, and build innovative, exceptional, and well-engineered applications with intuitive, well-designed user interfaces that satisfy requirements. 
  • Participate in and help drive architecture and design decisions. 
  • Help develop best practices for application development. 
  • Participate in the team's scrum activities (daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, retrospectives, and planning). 
  • Participate in and influence user interfaces interaction and design decisions. 
  • Takes ownership of assigned tasks and ensures successful on-time completion. 
  • Responsible for writing high quality, well-tested code


Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • 3 –5 years of experience with web application development. 
  • Solid experience in RubyOnRails (up to 5) 
  • Solid knowledge in programming with MVC model 
  • Strong experience with AWS (Opswork, EC2, ElastiCache, S3) 
  • Experience with API/Web Services
  • Culture of automated testing: RSpec, Capybara, Unit test. 
  • HTML5 / CSS3 and able to to-do some responsive design JavaScript (jQuery) 
  • Knowledge in Sass/Less 
  • Can suggest small mock-up to fix/replace existing solution. 
  • Ability to create/edit DNS record. 
  • Good level and experience in security (protecting secret key, firewall, ACLs, gem version, XSS, SQL injection, etc.). 
  • Knowledge with Chef and cookbooks. 
  • Knowledge in bash/shell scripting. 
  • Fluent in Linux language. 
  • Culture of 'no-down-time' (rolling deployments) and high availability (multi a-z) Knowledge in Nginx as a web server. 
  • Experience using GIT. 
  • Possess the ability to work on a task independently without the need for constant supervision. 
  • Proven results oriented person with a delivery and quality focus. 
  • Passion for working in small teams with rapid development cycles. 
  • Ability to challenge the norm and come up with unique ideas. 
  • Not afraid to challenge team members in a constructive and professional way. 


Supervisory Responsibilities:

This role does not have supervisory responsibilities



Computer Science Degree or Equivalent


Minimum Years of Experience:

5+ years of experience


Remote Location Requirement:

  • Ability to work from home and resides in one of the followings states: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV



CareerBuilder employees are currently remote. We do have offices based in Chicago and Atlanta. When it is safe to return to the office, you will have the ability to continue to be remote or utilize the Chicago or Atlanta offices as determined by your manager. 

Benefits and Perks

Connecting people with meaningful work is one of the most important things anyone can do – which means we need to support the employees who make that possible. CareerBuilder’s team enjoys a host of perks and benefits, including: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision, Life & Disability Programs
  • Option to enroll in supplemental Life, AD&D, Accident, Critical Illness, Home & Auto, Transit and Legal Programs
  • Parental support including paid maternity and parental leave, Milk Stork, Healthy Pregnancy Program and Fertility Support Services
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA
  • Wellness Support & Initiatives
    • Employee Assistance Program with free counseling sessions
    • Wellness/Tobacco Free credits towards medical premiums
    • On-site meditation rooms
  • 401(k) Program with a two year vesting schedule, annual employer match, and an opportunity to make Pretax and Roth contributions. Financial educational webinars and individual retirement planning advising available.

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 002421


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