Ruby on Rails Consultant

United States
Software Engineering /
Full Time /
About Us: 
OptionMetrics, headquartered in New York, NY. is a dynamic and innovative technology company, a trusted provider of financial information and research derived from the option markets. We are at the forefront of developing solutions that empower businesses. Our commitment to excellence, coupled with a collaborative, forward-thinking culture, has made us the preferred choice for top-tier talent. Our data and analytics models are utilized by over 350 investment banks, hedge funds, asset management firms, and academic institutions globally, solidifying our position as a leader in the industry.

OptionMetrics, a leading provider of financial data and research in the options markets, is seeking passionate and driven Software Engineer to join our innovative team. If you are eager to work with cutting-edge technologies, collaborate with bright and creative minds, and enjoy a healthy work-life balance, we want to hear from you!

About Us
For over 20 years, OptionMetrics has been at the forefront of delivering trusted financial information and research derived from the options markets. Our data and analytics models are utilized by over 350 investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, and academic institutions worldwide. Located in New York, NY, OptionMetrics fosters a collaborative, forward-thinking culture that values excellence and innovation.

Position Overview
As a Ruby on Rails Engineer at OptionMetrics, you will play a vital role in developing applications that access large financial data sets. You will work closely with our Operations and Product teams to brainstorm and implement next-generation data and analytic information products. Our 100% cloud-based infrastructure allows you to leverage the latest technologies and tools without the burden of technical debt.

· Develop applications using a variety of programming languages including Ruby On Rails, Python, and Java
· Work with cloud-based technologies to build and maintain applications.
· Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, test, and implement high-quality software solutions.
· Troubleshoot and resolve production support issues.
· Optimize applications for performance and scalability.
· Create and maintain documentation for code, processes, and procedures.

· Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Software Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
· 2+ years of experience with Ruby on Rails, Python, or Java,
· Proven experience with Ruby on Rails development, including associated libraries and frameworks.
· Proven experience with Heroku environments
- Strong understanding of web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and database systems (SQL, PostgreSQL).
· Familiarity with version control systems (Git) and agile development methodologies.
· Knowledge of software testing and debugging techniques.

Our Technology Stack
· Languages: Java, Python, JavaScript, Ruby
· Databases: Postgres, MS SQL Server, RDS
· Frameworks: Spring Boot, AWS Serverless, Ruby on Rails
· Data Analysis: AWS EMR, Spark, Athena
- Cloud: AWS, Heroku

What We Offer
· A collaborative environment where everyone’s input makes a difference.
· Investment in your professional growth with access to learning.
· Casual work environment (no suits – shoes optional) with a passion for our mission and projects.
· Snacks and drinks provided.
$55 - $70 an hour
Pay ranges at OptionMetrics are established based on an analysis of salaries for positions with a similar level of accountability and impact in the relevant labor market. Salary levels are expected to change to reflect an employee’s job performance (results and impact) over time. Salaries at the time of hire are typically offered in the lower to middle of the above-referenced range in order to provide the opportunity to reflect performance-based increases over time. In addition to base salaries, employees at OptionMetrics are eligible for a comprehensive package of benefits.
OptionMetrics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, OptionMetrics will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co‐worker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination .    

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.