Careers @ TapResearch

We’re looking for talented people who want to move fast, build great products and change the market research industry.

We’re the largest and fastest growing mobile-first data collection platform in the industry. Companies like Qualtrics, SSI, Lucid and hundreds of others rely on our technology to collect consumer opinions from 20m+ people, across thousands of mobile apps and games. By connecting researchers to the mobile consumer, we are the next generation of mobile data collection.

We’re motivated by changing the norm and building the future. It’s not easy work and that is why we enjoy the challenge. We’re a transparent group that is committed to building an inclusive work environment where everybody grows and succeeds together.

If that sounds like you, we’d love to talk to you.

Open Positions

Ruby on Rails Engineer

The Role

You are an experienced back end engineer with extensive experience building at least one large scale production application using Ruby on Rails.

You will be responsible for evaluating frameworks and making technical design choices for our particular business needs, communicating the pros and cons clearly to the rest of the team. You will have the opportunity to set standards and providing guidance to subsequent back end hires.

You are both an independent and a good team player, a great problem solver, and have a strong commitment to writing quality, efficient software. You will collaborate directly with our CTO and your work will have high impact on millions of users starting on day one.

What you'll do
  • Evaluate framework choices and drive optimizations across all areas of our application
  • Design, implement, and maintain our supply and demand APIs
  • Scope out features and collaborate closely with Product
  • Whiteboard and discuss a solution to a complex scaling problem -- then making it happen
  • Experiment with new technology to make our system more reliable and scalable
  • Help the support team triage issues and bugs
Your profile
  • 4+ years experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Proficient with database design and optimizations in MySQL and Redis.
  • Experience with AWS, linux, and distributed systems
  • Familiar with front-end technologies -- Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Working knowledge of mobile technologies is a plus
  • Previous startup experience preferred
  • We use a variety of open source languages and frameworks -- Ruby (Rails), Javascript (Backbone, React, jQuery), Objective-C (iOS), Java (Android), C# (Unity)
  • We are also reliant on AWS, MySQL, Redis, Redshift, Graylog, Resque, and Capistrano
Additional benefits
  • Work remotely a couple days out of the week
  • New laptop, monitor(s), and office equipment
TapResearch is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, and is committed to equal opportunity in our recruitment and selection process without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, ancestry, disability, medical condition, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law

We look forward to hearing from you!