• Good CS fundamentals and problem-solving skills
• Good experience in building scalable and maintainable web apps including
• Proficient in Git
• Solid knowledge of databases such as PostgreSQL, MYSQL
• Experience in designing database schema with proper use of indexes, constraints, triggers, etc.
• Hands-on experience with in-memory databases like Redis, Memcache, etc.
• Well-versed in writing raw SQL queries (not via ActiveRecord :P)
• Have worked with background job processing systems such as Sidekiq, Delayed Jobs, etc
• Solid Foundation and Understanding of REST APIs and have built robust, scalable APIs
• Hands-on experience in writing automated tests using RSpec or any other framework.
• An ability to communicate and work in a team