Pivotal Software is hiring a

Mobile Software Engineer (Pivotal Tracker)

Denver, United States

As a recognized leader in highly disciplined agile software development practices, Pivotal Labs has been building high-reliability software for over 20 years. We build consumer and enterprise web and mobile applications for global clients, and have a growing practice building applications for the iOS and Android platforms. We also developed Pivotal Tracker, the world’s favorite agile project management and collaboration tool.

Working on Pivotal Tracker is different.

Powering developers since 2006, Pivotal Tracker is the premier project management application for Agile software development. We have lots of ideas for how we'd like to make it even better. As part of the Tracker team, you’ll get to implement changes to Pivotal Tracker that you'd like to see for your own use, and at the same time improve how thousands of teams around the world collaborate and build software.

We court perfection.

Working at Pivotal means you get better at what you already do well. We set up regular retrospectives to figure out what we're doing wrong so we can fix it, and what we're doing right so we can improve on it. We consistently practice Test-Driven Development, which results in high-quality, reliable, and more maintainable code. And we believe that methodical, steady, relentless forward momentum drives consistent results.

Get breakfast everyday, and get paid to master the latest technologies.

To make sure you start your day energized, we provide a catered breakfast every weekday morning, and unlimited snacks are available all day. Our collaborative, open-plan office space is filled with talented, like-minded Pivots who enjoy taking advantage of our weekly Tech Talks, playing ping-pong, and hanging out with their coworkers on beer night.

What We’re Looking For

  • Strong knowledge of Javascript and modern Javascript frameworks (e.g. Backbone)

  • Strong knowledge of Ruby programming language

  • Strong knowledge of the Ruby on Rails web application framework

  • 2+ years of relevant (above) work experience

  • Exceptional software engineering knowledge; OO Design Principles

  • Experience in test first development and pair programming a plus

  • Strong communication skills and interest in a pair-programming environment

  • Passion for growing your skills, tackling interesting work and challenging problems

Interested in becoming a Pivot? We’re seeking more amazing developers to add to our Pivotal Tracker team in Denver, CO. Apply by sending us a resume and a cover letter.