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Associate Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)



Software Engineering
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024

About G2 - Our People

G2 was founded to create a place where people will love to work. We strive to create meaning in work and provide more than just a job: a true calling. At the heart of our community and culture are our people. Our global G2 team comes from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, and that’s what makes our G2 community strong and vibrant. We want everyone to bring their authentic selves to work, and we do this through our company and team events, our G2 Gives charitable initiatives, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs).

Our employee-led, leadership-supported ERGs celebrate the diversity of our team, foster inclusivity and belonging, and create a space to connect to each other. Through connections and understanding, we build a stronger and more dynamic global team and help every person reach their personal peak.

We support our employees by offering generous benefits, such as flexible work, ample parental leave, and unlimited PTO. Click here to learn more about our benefits.

About G2 - The Company

When you join G2, you join the global team behind the largest and most trusted software marketplace. Every month, 5.5 million people come to G2 to inform smarter software decisions based on honest peer reviews. Authenticity is our focus, and every day we help thousands of companies, and hundreds of employees, propel their potential. Ready for meaningful work that starts and ends with compassion and heart? You’ve come to the right place.

G2 is going through exciting growth! We’ve recently secured our Series D funding of $157 million, which will further allow us to grow and develop our product and people. Read about it here!

About The Role

At G2 we make solutions with Ruby on Rails and React with an emphasis on good code design and quality. One
week every quarter you will get the space to step back and solve problems that you see. Apply and start a
conversation today if you wish to join an experienced and passionate team whose authenticity and kindness
will help you grow. If you wish to join an experienced passionate team whose kindness and authenticity will
help you grow then apply and start a conversation with us today!

You Will:

  • Report to an Engineering Manager dedicated to the delivery team
  • Develop a high-quality, stable, and well-tested web application
  • Apply database skills against a large and growing dataset
  • Create full features in short development cycles, including frontend and backend code
  • Work in close coordination with designers, product managers, data scientists, developers, and partners
  • Track metrics alongside core features to help make informed decisions
  • Balance development with collaborative meetings

Minimum Qualifications:

We realize applying for jobs can feel daunting at times. Even if you don’t check all the boxes in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

  • 0+ years of experience
  • Knowledge of at least one development language such as Ruby on Rails or JavaScript

What Can Help Your Application Stand Out:

  • Internship or other prior team software development experience
  • Prior programming experience in a web environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or a completed Bootcamp
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails or React
  • Git based version control
  • Database skills such as SQL within Postgresql

Our Commitment to Inclusivity and Diversity

At G2, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment where people of every background can thrive and feel welcome. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, or marital, veteran, or physical or mental disability status. Learn more about our commitments here.


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