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I know that Ruby on Rails is a web application framework.But Here I want to build POS(Point of Sale) system with following constraints. 1.It must connect with large database(Retail shop database) 2.It does not require any internet connection. 3.It could be either desktop application or accessed through web browser. 4.Local web server and POS both are in same system.Not ready to maintain two or more system.

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Old 06-14-2014, 02:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ShopKeep is seeking a Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer to come join our growing engineering team. You will be helping to build out the back end applications, that support our iPad app and provide a suite of features to our customers. The candidate who is a good fit for this position will not only have strong development experience, but will be passionate about emerging technologies, the open source community, and might have even spent some time behind a register.

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