- Relational databases
- Ruby on Rails
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
Consider Joining Our Growing Team
Green River is looking for experienced engineers to join our team. We are a 32 person web application development company, committed to crafting effective software solutions that promote public health, school improvement, environmental protection, and social justice.
2+ years of professional experience with server-side web frameworks such as Ruby on Rails, Django, Express, Symfony, Laravel, or equivalent
A high degree of proficiency with relational databases, SQL, and ORMs
Very strong software design and object oriented programming skills
Experience with automated testing
Ability to work independently to diagnose and solve problems
Strong English communication skills
Nice to have:
Experience working in Ruby on Rails
Experience working with a team of engineers on a large code base
Experience working as a consultant or contractor
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related technical discipline
A typical work day might include:
Breaking ground on new features to establish patterns or prove out a design
Refactoring existing code to support new use cases or improve performance
Performing code reviews to ensure code quality and to mentor team members
Researching and evaluating new libraries, tools, and frameworks
Participating in meetings with clients and other stakeholders
Providing estimates, dependencies, and timing feedback in collaboration with the project manager
About Green River
Incorporated in 2000, Green River is a custom web application development firm with a strong engineering and data focus—and dedication to “software and analytics for a better world.” Our projects offer challenges in developing complex, scalable algorithms and well-designed responsive user interfaces. Our company enjoys a collaborative atmosphere and values a workplace where you can learn and laugh—together we shape the kind of work and lifestyle we want and foster career paths through mentorship. This has resulted in exceptionally long-term relationships with both staff and clients. Our primary offices are in scenic Brattleboro, Vermont and Northampton, Massachusetts, and we have distributed staff living and working around the country. Our current clients include Starbucks, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the City of Boston, the State of Delaware, World Resources Institute, Reach Out and Read, and many other domestic and international non-profit organizations. We believe in our clients’ work and are committed to being good partners in their success.
We offer a competitive salary, health insurance coverage, five weeks paid time off, and retirement benefits.
To be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter and résumé, including links to recent work and a description of your role in that work.
Green River is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with our beliefs and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, Green River will not discriminate against job candidates, employees, or clients based on race, creed, color, ethnic origin, nationality, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.