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Backend / Rails Developer

$82k – $93k • 0.5% – 6.0%
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Bowtie is looking for a proficient backend developer with Rails expertise to join our growing software agency.

We are a small and mighty team of web experts who are privileged to solve interesting problems for our amazing clients. This role is key to our company’s success, as you will maintain ownership over the backend APIs serving many of our client apps and internal projects, and manage and monitor a variety of web applications.

An ideal candidate has experience developing web API’s and applications, as well as experience with the infrastructure and processes involved with hosting said applications.


We’re looking for someone confident in Docker (define and maintain images), Docker CLI, AWS, IAM, EC2, ECS, RDS, CloudFormation, Nginx setup and troubleshooting.

The ideal team member would also have familiarity with Rails (APIs), React, UI development using API backends, and other JS frameworks.

Bonus if you are comfortable in the Atomic Design Pattern, Shopify APIs, and have dev shop experience.

This is a FT position with benefits and significant equity opportunity.


You’ll have 24-hour access to our Denver office at Industry RINO. Amenities include the best damn coffee in town, beer, snacks, a dog friendly workplace, super awesome co-workers, a company computer, company outings and parties, on-site gym, ping-pong table, and company bicycles for your use.


Additional Perks + Compensation:

- Bonuses
- Generous Commission on Projects you bring to the team

Who we're looking to work with:

● People passionate about doing great work, who hold a desire to ship quality.

● Someone with the ability to own tasks to completion, work independently, manage your own deliverables, and make data-backed recommendations to the team.

● You have an eye for detail, as well as an ability to quickly come up the learning curve on new technologies.

● Someone with comfortable working knowledge of common agile practices (trackers, transparency, pairing, etc)

● Software agency experience a big plus.

● You have some understanding of User Centered Design and hold opinions on UI/UX..

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