Front End Engineer (ruby on rails)


FT Optimize is looking for an front end engineer to all of our web front end efforts. The FTO stack utilizes Python, Ruby and many Amazon Web Services.  This person will lead the front end architecture, programming, and get a chance to develop the entire stack.

FT Optimize

FT Optimize was founded in 2016 as a way to offer companies custom SEM keyword bidding technology.  Most agencies use a one-size-fits-all approach while FT Optimize develops right-size solutions for businesses. FT Optimize is a modern technology-driven SEM agency, partnering with clients and handling every aspect of SEM, from planning and forecasting to implementation and running the campaigns.  With its initial success stories, clients started asking FTO to also customize software and machine learning tools for Retargeting, Social Media, Product Ads, Video Marketing, etc. FTO is driving this machine learning revolution and bringing it to several keynote clients.


THE ROLE: Front End Engineer


Work in fast paced operational environment, servicing clients with customized software that will deliver superior results

  • Own the architecture for all front end web application, Interact with other services

  • Program in Ruby on Rails

  • Write complex SQL code to power web UI

  • Chance to work on the full stack if desire, our microservices are written in the best language for the job

  • Collaborate with the backend engineering team to execute solutions within our production environment


Required Experience:

Strong working knowledge of Ruby on Rails, Databases, Amazon redshift,

Expertise in at least one scripting language, preferably Python. Experience with AWS services of Redshift, S3, and amazon stack in general is nice to have. Previous experience in SEM nice to have but not required.

Bachelor’s Degree preferred, but will consider relevant experience as well.


Opportunity to get in on ground floor at exciting digital company

5 weeks of vacation after one year of service

Competitive Salary, Stock Options, and Medical/ Dental Coverage