ActionVFX is a visual effects stock footage company based in Tennessee, USA. They create world-class creative assets in a mountain town that are used by Film and VFX professionals all around the world.
Projects that have used ActionVFX products include Stranger Things (Netflix), Spider-Man: Far From Home (Marvel), The Walking Dead (AMC), Call of Duty WW2 (Activision), Arrow (CW), Jack Ryan (Amazon), and much more!
There are currently 17 members of the team, with four developers working remotely from all over the world. The driving force behind their mission and culture are their core values:
→ Strive for Excellence
→ Bring Your Passion
→ Never Stop Innovating
→ Play to Win
→ Be Kind
The hardworking team at ActionVFX lives by these values everyday, creating an awesome work environment!
Right now, the company is looking for an experienced Senior Full-Stack Developer to join their team.
The successful candidate will:
-Join and lead a small team of skilled developers
-Maintain and implement new features on current applications
-Help with scaling endeavours, including the company’s customer-facing website, CMS, other admin-facing applications/tools, download manager etc.
-The company’s tech stack includes Ruby on Rails, React, Redis, Postgresql, AWS, Docker, Heroku, Git, and Electron.
To be a successful candidate, you need:
-5+ years of experience in building modern, complex customer-facing web applications
-Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field
-Experience with object-oriented programming languages (e.g Ruby, Python, Java, C++)
-Experience with modern MVC frameworks
-Solid understanding of data driven applications and concepts (data/object modeling, database systems)
-Experience writing testable code and delivering unit tests along with new functionality
-Familiarity with version control (e.g. GIT)
-Experience with the Agile methodology and frequent releases
-Experience with software design and architecture
Brownie points for:
-Experience with Ruby on Rails
-Development experience with eCommerce platforms (e.g. Spree, Shoppe, etc...)
-Experience with containerization (e.g docker)
-Experience with PostgreSQL, or other RDBMS
-Experience with AWS (S3, EC2, Lambda)
-Experience integrating with payment processing systems like PayPal, Stripe, or Braintree
The ideal candidate is someone who is creative, innovative, passionate and professional, with the ability to notice problems and take initiative to solve them. If on top of that you’re also a team player, we’d love to hear from you!
What’s in it for you?
-$6000 - $7000* per month
-Flexible hours, as long as you’re available for meetings from 9 AM to 12 PM EST
-Full time & fully remote
-Unlimited paid time off, as long as the results are there
-Salary increases every year
-Opportunity to grow into a leadership position
-Your work will contribute to helping produce some of the biggest movies, TV shows, and video games of our time!
*Please note that this is a gross salary and that you are responsible for any tax-related procedures in your country of residence. We kindly ask you to apply only if you are happy to work remotely as an independent contractor.