Ruby on Rails Developer

  • Status Closed
  • Budget $1500 - $3000 USD
  • Total Bids 18

Project Description

We are looking for an individual (or team) to build prototypes for us using Rails. We are looking to start as soon as possible. Please provide a CV and a list of previous projects/works including any links to work. This job will also require non-disclosure and non-compete contracts. We would like to have a beta site ready by early May.


- Develop and refine our web application using Ruby on Rails, MySQL, Javascript, and other technologies


- Experience programming in Ruby, preferably previous experience creating a social networking site/components

- Strong communicator(s) with technical and non technical team members

- Excellent problem solver(s) with strong analytical and logical skills

- Experience working with MySQL

- College degree(s) in Computer Science or equivalent experience



- Ability to produce polished web pages in Rails with non-invasive CSS and JS

- Experience with creating or alternate proposals to two parent, one child relationships in a database

- Accurate schedule estimation

- Experience deploying and launching real-world applications


-These features should mostly be created with GEMs that are currently available and up to date. Some will need to altered to create more functionality.



-Header Tags



-Users Listing

-User Profile

-User Settings




-Header Tag submission

-Random responses

-Beta invites

-Spam reporting (maybe a link revealed by hovering, as with FB)


-Browsing (reading at random, beyond your feed)

-Advertising Space

-Private Messaging (only available for reciprocal relationships, as is the case on Twitter, this is a bonus feature for now)

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