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Ruby and Ruby on Rails Engineer | Germany

Jose is a full stack, test driven web developer with over 14 years of experience. He has done everything from the most basic css to setting up production servers. His weapons of choice are Ruby on Rails, javascript (mainly jQuery and some Angular), PostgreSQL, mySQL, mongo, redis, HTML and CSS and is learning Swift for ios in the meantime. He is almost trilingual (spanish, english and a bit of french) and has worked with amazing teams all over the world. He is goal oriented and will make you laugh once in a while.



  • CSS3
  • SEO
  • Git
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • HTML 5
  • Unit Testing
  • Bootstrap
  • JSON
  • Agile
  • PostgreSQL
  • React.js
  • REST
  • Ruby
  • AJAX
  • APIs
  • MongoDB
  • RSpec
  • Web Development
  • jQuery
  • Linux
  • Front-end
  • Web Applications
  • Test Driven Development
  • AngularJS
  • Node.js
  • MySQL
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Redis
  • HTML
  • MVC
  • Subversion
  • swift
  • User Interface Design
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Testing
  • Scrum


Klara – 2016–  Present
Position: Software Developer Ruby on Rails - Full Stack
Description: Developing next generation messaging application for healthcare practices in the U.S. front and back end development, using react and ruby on rails.

Self Employed Independent Consultant – October 2013 – April  2018
Position: Software Developer Ruby on Rails - Full Stack
Description: Building solutions for clients around the world as a full stack ruby/rails developer.

Fyber – 2015 – 2015
Position: Ruby Developer
Description: Development and maintenance of multiple applications.

CLOSE.CO – 2013 – 2014
Position: Lead Ruby on Rails Developer
Description: Close is started by ex-googlers and backed by NEA, Mark Cuban and Dave McClure. Led the development of the first beta product. Working on beta product, back end and front end development, using redis, mongodb, postgresql, jquery, ruby on rails.

Lesseverything Inc. – 2010 – 2013
Position: Ruby on Rails Developer
Description: Worked on multiple client projects and on the company’s products (LessAccounting.com, LessTimeSpent.com) as a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer, on both back end and front end, using javascript, html, css, mysql and ruby on rails and lots and lots of unit tests.

NEWFUTURO.COM – 2011– 2013
Position: Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Description: Development of the platform that is helping latinos get into College. Also trained junior developers on web development and test driven development and ruby on rails.

Istmus Inc.  2008–2010
Position: Ruby on Rails Developer
Description: As a ruby on rails developer, worked with multiple clients all over the US. One of the major projects was with http://www.gannett.com/ working with the customer support application.

AVventa – 2007 – 2008
Position: Web developer
Description: Front end development for clients world wide.

Mana Internet Solutions 2000– 2008
Position: Web Developer
Description: Front end development for clients world wide


Universidad Latina de Costa Rica                               
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 


Spanish: native

English: 100%

French: 50%