Senior Ruby Developer

San Francisco, CA, US

Engineers at Yammer do more than just put out fires and close tickets.  They build new and amazing features, start to finish.   Engineers are expected to be architects, implementers and product managers who help us figure out what to build, how to build it and then work with a small team of brilliant engineers to build it.  Yammer believes in having small teams of highly influential engineers who have the resources required to do what needs to be done.   
As an engineer at Yammer, you'll help us build the next generation communications platform using the latest ideas and technologies.  We're a small company in need of skilled and creative engineers to help us solve really big technical challenges.  
What we use:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Apache + Passenger / Unicorn
  • PostgreSQL
  • Cassandra
  • Scala
  • XMPP
  • Message queues
  • Full text search
  • Git

What you'll do:

  • Help design and architect new features
  • Argue about the right way to do things
  • Work closely with others to help develop features
  • Take ownership and help test, release and maintain the code you write
  • Research new technologies that will help Yammer remain competitive

Company Overview
Yammer is the leader in enterprise social networking, providing a secure way for employees to communicate, collaborate and share information.  The basic version of Yammer is free, and customers can pay to upgrade their network to receive additional administrative and security controls, priority customer service and a dedicated customer success manager. More than 80,000 companies and organizations are using our award-winning Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution to improve employee productivity and engagement.   Visit our blog to see how our customers are benefiting from Yammer.

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