About Forward

Forward is a consulting firm that works exclusively with independent consultants to help startups build their engineering organizations.

About the Work

Company Stage: Seed

Keywords: Rails

Term: 6+ months

Hours per week: 20h/week

Timeline: Immediate

Budget: $20-$30

Timezone Constraints: 3 hours overlap with CT

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a company that’s built a platform for leasing agents to list and manage high end rentals. We’re looking for a rails dev who can work alongside a fractional CTO to redesign / refactor the app while also implementing some new features. The app is a rails monolith with a server-rendered frontend, no react.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have rails experience
  • You have early stage startup experience
  • You have experience working with U.S. based companies
  • You have 5+ years experience

If this role sounds interesting to you, we’d love to hear from you here.

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