GoSpotCheck Is Looking For A Web Application Developer

February 20, 2013 Stephan Hagemann

At Pivotal Labs, one of the services we provide our clients is helping them interview and hire. Pivotal Labs and our clients place a strong emphasis on Agile development and its many aspects: Pair Programming, Test-Driven Development, rapid iterations, and frequent refactoring.

GoSpotCheck is seeking a Ruby developer to join our growing team and take an integral role in building our product. GoSpotCheck is a simple way to collect, structure, and share retail intelligence for distributed field teams. We have mobile applications for capturing data and a web application for digesting and analyzing field intelligence. Our applications streamline the process of getting from data to insights to action for enterprise retail customers, enabling them to more effectively manage retail execution.


  • Proven experience in development of flexible and scalable web-based applications
  • Passion for technology, specifically software development
  • 2+ years of experience with Ruby language and the Rails framework, be proficient with the entire Ruby on Rails stack
  • 3+ years of hands-on web development, demonstrating:
  • Proficiency with HTML/XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery
  • Sound object oriented design skills and knowledge of application architecture patterns
  • Proficiency with relational databases, including design and development
  • Working knowledge in development of MVC-based web solutions
  • Competency managing source control and automated build processes
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Android and iOS a big plus

GoSpotCheck was founded in May 2011 and is a graduate of the renowned TechStars program. We are backed by some of the best early stage tech investors including 500Startups, Venture51, Doug Feirstein, Walter Winshall, Dave Carlson, and former Coca-Cola CMO Sergio Zyman.

Along with a competitive salary and 100% paid benefits, we offer a highly dynamic and exciting work environment where you will get the chance to make huge contributions to the company. We believe in giving everyone the ability to excel at their job, and that means giving our people the ability to create impact in any way they see fit.

Contact careers@gospotcheck.com and we’ll get back to you ASAP!

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