Sep 25, 2020

Software Developer

$75,000 - $100,000 yearly
  • Plunketts Pest Control
  • Fridley, MN 55421, USA
Full-Time Other

Job Description

Software Developer

Plunkett's Pest Control

You probably never thought about working for a pest control company; but it may just be everything you are looking for.

 About Plunkett's:

Plunkett's is a solid, family-owned business established in 1915 celebrating over 105 years of continued growth!  Our service area covers 20 states with headquarters in Fridley, Minnesota.  Our 500+ employees receive competitive wages and rewards, fantastic benefits, a company sponsored retirement program, continuous training, and career development. Plunkett's is an outstanding, privately owned company that holds a great deal of opportunity for a sharp, motivated software developer.

Come join the Plunkett's family!

Position Description:

Plunkett's Pest Control is looking for an experienced full stack software developer to join their Minneapolis team and grow their in-house software solution. The software covers all portions of the business including field data entry, administration and customer service, and customer portal. This position will be responsible for developing new features and adapting the software to meet the business and customer needs.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Maintain and evolve the primary Ruby on Rails code base
  • Work with the Technology Director, and business stakeholders as needed, to define requirements and develop new features
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues
  • Implement both back-end (database, billing, etc.) and front-end (UI for administration, sales, customer service, technician, and customer portal) components

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree Computer Science or related technical field; or equivalent practical experience
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • Proficiency developing and maintaining Ruby on Rails applications
  • Front-end experience using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Ability to design and query large relational datasets using SQL
  • Working knowledge developing dynamic user interfaces for a variety of users and devices
  • Ability to clearly communicate both written and verbally with internal and external clients
  • Must possess the capability to collaborate with a large team from a broad range of disciplines
  • Favorable drug test and acceptable background record are also required

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience deploying and maintaining production environments on Linux servers
  • Working knowledge of Android app development using Kotlin
  • CoffeeScript experience
  • PostgreSQL experience

 Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Communicates through telephone conversations, face-to-face interactions, texts, and email
  • The ability to lift and carry up to 10lbs
  • Sitting for long periods of time; occasional bending, kneeling, stooping, and crouching
  • Read printed materials and a computer screen
  • Stamina needed to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions
  • Must possess the mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment including a computer, keyboard, and telephone

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Plunkett's is an equal opportunity employer and committed to hiring and retaining a workforce that reflects the divers communities we serve.

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