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: 3-6 months

Hours per week: 10-20

Budget: $20-$30/hour

Timeline: Immediate

Timezone Constraints: 4 hours of overlap with CT

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a company that’s building hyper specialized shopify apps for specific industry verticals. They’ve been getting a lot of traction and are looking into to bring a rails dev to help them build out a new vertical. You’d be working alongside a designer and the CTO.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have rails experience
  • You have experience working in early stage environments
  • You have experience working with western companies
  • You have shopify experience
  • You have consulting experience
  • You have 5+ years experience

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

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