Applause: Ruby Engineer
100 Pennsylvania Avenue,
Framingham, MA 01701

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Applause is the worldwide leader in crowdtesting and digital quality. Software is at the heart of how all brands engage users, and digital experiences must work flawlessly everywhere. With highly-vetted testers available on-demand around the globe, Applause provides brands with a full suite of testing and feedback capabilities. This approach drastically improves testing coverage, eliminates the limitations of offshoring and traditional QA labs, and speeds time-to-market for websites, mobile apps, IoT, and in-store experiences.

Thousands of leading companies including Ford, Fox, Google, and Dow Jones rely on Applause as a best practice to deliver high-quality digital experiences that customers love.

Ruby Engineer

Role & Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code
  • Integration of data storage solutions
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization


  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, and related libraries
  • Javascript and frontend technologies (AngularJS, Webpack)
  • CSS / Sass
  • Good understanding of HTTP concepts, backend/frontend separation and working with restful APIs
  • Git/Github and collaborative workflow based on branches and PRs
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Understanding of JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • Ability to work in an Agile environment
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Familiarity with usingRestful APIs
  • Knowledge of AWS
  • Experience with Java,continuous integration, and Agile development
  • Familiarity with Jenkins, Docker
  • SQL and relational database concepts


  • 3+ years of software development experience Ruby on Rails experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Why We Work Here

Nick Cole
Commercial Account Manager

I love the Applause Summer Outings. There isn’t a single time throughout the year that better brings the entire company together. The annual holiday party is also great. Awesome venue, food and band.

Mark Ragno
Lead Senior Business Development Representative

The best part about working at Applause is the entrepreneurial environment - not to mention the annual ping pong tournament!

Jessica Haywood
Corporate Controller

I love working at Applause because every day I know there will be something different to work on and learn from. It’s such a fast paced environment and there is never a dull moment.

Alex Viale
Product Manager

We impact almost every company I can name. We have a simply unbelievable customer list. Everybody works hard. We are growing and evolving together.