Rails Developer - CandleScience
Location: Durham, North Carolina

Headquartered in downtown Durham, NC, we’re surrounded by great restaurants, cultural activities, and sporting events.

About CandleScience

CandleScience creates and sells natural candle making supplies to hobbyists (think Pinterest) and small candle companies (think Etsy).

We research and develop new raw materials of unparalleled quality that push the boundaries of performance in natural candle making. We distribute our products through multiple distribution centers and Amazon, and have experienced 30%+ revenue and profit growth a year for over a decade.

The Position: Senior Rails Developer

We are looking for an senior experienced Rails developer to work on our Spree based e-commerce platform. Ideal candidates are comfortable with a high degree of autonomy and an agile development methodology. If you are a smart, friendly, creative problem solver with a bias towards action, we would love to hear from you.

Required Experience:
  • Rails
  • MySQL
  • Git
  • Javascript
  • Project management
  • Basic UNIX understanding
  • Testing (rspec)
Ideal Experience:
  • Spree or other e-commerce application
  • Systems administration
  • Responsive web development
  • iOS development

We offer excellent pay and the potential for meaningful equity. We offer big company benefits and small company culture.

To Apply:

Please email all the following items to hiring@candlescience.com with the subject line “Application for Rails Developer”:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Git URL, Portfolio URL or other links to samples of your work