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CenturyLink Ruby on Rails Developer - SOFTWARE DEVELOPER II in BROOMFIELD, Colorado

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com/ is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.

Job Summary

Partner in a team environment to design, develop, code, test and debug new software or significant enhancements to existing software of moderate complexity. Develop solutions across many disciplines and be responsible for explaining solutions and procedures. Apply principles, theories and concepts and use methodologies, tools, documentation processes and test procedures to complete projects related to moderately complex software.

Job Description

  • Design enterprise level, high-availability Ruby-on-Rails applications, in a Linux environment

  • Build, and maintain efficient, reusable, reliable Ruby/Ruby-on-Rails code in an Agile (CA/Rally) environment.

  • Support large-scale deployments, across a world-wide network.

  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications

  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems

  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization


  • 2+ years Professional Software Development

  • 2+ years Professional Ruby-on-Rails Development; Good understanding of Ruby, Ruby-on-Rails and their nuances

  • Relevant Enterprise experience with the fundamental design and implementation principles behind scalable, high-availability applications

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming

  • Proficient with relational databases

  • Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes

  • Skills for writing reusable Ruby libraries

  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful

  • Practical experience with Test-drive development and Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) processes.

  • Implementation of automated testing platforms and unit tests

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (e.g. GitLab, Mercurial or SVN)

  • Familiarity with development aiding tools such as Capistrano, Bower, Bundler, Rake, etc.

  • Familiarity with continuous integration

  • Experience with golang and shell scripting also a plus


Bachelors or Equivalent

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield

Requisition # : 214144

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.