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: Series A

Keywords: Ruby, Sinatra, APIs, Gambling

Term: 12 months with possibility of extension

Hours per week: 40

Budget: $25-$40/hour

Timeline: Immediate

Timezone Constraints: full overlap with CT

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a company that builds mobile games that allow users to bet real money and win cash prizes. They’re developing a new app and they’re looking for a rails dev to join their team to help them build an API to support their latest game.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have Ruby experience
  • You have Sinatra experience
  • You have experience building out APIs
  • You have experience working with western companies
  • You have early stage startup experience
  • You have 7+ years experience

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

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