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, SQL

Term: 12+ months

Hours per week: 40

Budget: $30-40/hour

Timeline: Immediate

Timezone Constraints: 6 hours overlap with MT, latam preferred

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a company that building a tool to measure developer productivity that actually works pretty well isn’t dehumanizing. They’re looking for a rails contractor to join their team indefinitely who can help them build out new features and performance tune their app.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have rails experience
  • You can write non-trivial SQL Queries
  • You have experience working in an early stage environment
  • You have experience working with U.S. based companies
  • You have 8+ years experience

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

Research shows that certain folks are less likely to apply for work when they don’t meet 100% of the outlined qualifications. If this role excites you, we want to hear from you. If not and you’re looking for contract work, feel free to reach out to us or take a look at our other roles. You can also view our privacy policy here.