Ruby Developer - £35k - £55k - remote working 80%

16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ruby Developers - Fantastic opportunity - Remote working 80% !

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a talented Ruby Developer to join an interesting and thriving business that is disrupting the sporting market.

My client is looking for passionate and talented developers who are experienced with Ruby and ideally Elixir, although if you don’t have Elixir this is a great way to gain exposure! If you have Ruby and Rails experience and are passionate about development, please read on.

You will be joining a small close-knit team of passionate back-end developers, front-end developers, UX designers and graphics designers working together to deliver a proprietary platform that powers their trading operations and members mobile app.

The technology stack uses mostly Ruby (2.x) on Rails (4.x) backed by MySQL for the monolithic core, supported by a number of Ruby and Elixir micro-services and a lot of real-time websocket communications among other fit for purpose technologies. They also have an Ember mobile app in active development.

My client works using a modified Scrum methodology and heavily utilises GitHub pull requests, code reviews, Design Sprints, Continuous Integration with Jenkins, Puppet to manage infrastructure and one click deploys to AWS.

Great developers deserve the right environment and resources to help them grow. My client has a variety of benefits aimed at making sure you can be productive and that continuous improvement isn’t just happening with the software we produce.

This incredible opportunity can offer a generous salary, excellent bonus scheme and some brilliant benefits like;

10% Investment time to spend on learning new technologies or personal projects

Generous budget for courses, books and other learning materials/software

Top Developer kit (Macbook Pro/Dell XPS, dual monitors etc)

Ability to choose to work remotely up to 80% of your time

Ticket and travel to at least one conference per year

Excellent company bonus scheme

24 Days starting holiday

Quarterly reviews

Ideally you will have experience with any of the following: Elixir, micro-services, Ruby/Rails Performance, real time systems, ML/NLP, Data Science or Conversational bots.