Lead Ruby Engineer | Greenfields SAAS | Remote/Hybrid | £80,000
Our client is looking for a talented Lead Ruby Engineer to help create the next iteration of their platform and build a highly-talented team with a collaborative culture. Every day you will get the freedom to make tech choices and influence design and technical decisions.
You will work with a fresh codebase and architecture, built with Rails 7 and the latest VueJs 3 framework, running in a Kubernetes AWS infrastructure.
We are looking for a current Senior or Lead Engineer who wants to be challenged to make many technical choices regarding implementation and architecture and given more freedom. This is a “Greenfields Project” with plenty of exciting integration opportunities & challenges.
You’ll work closely with the Head of Engineering, and be involved in interviewing & hiring decisions whilst also remaining very hands-on.
- 5+ years of hands-on engineering experience
- Strong track record working in sophisticated Ruby on Rails applications
- Excellent understanding/use of agile values, good testing practices, pair programming etc
- Ability to take a User Story to its full conclusion
- Ample experience conducting code reviews and strong analytical & troubleshooting skills
- Comfortable working in a small team where your role will vary
- Ability to communicate challenges and solutions clearly within a team of people
- High energy and motivation to deliver quality features to the customer
Essential development skills
- Ruby on Rails (used daily)
- VueJs (our ES6+ framework of choice)
- HTML / CSS
- Unit and Integration testing / RSpec
- Agile / Kanban / Scrum
Although we encourage you to join the core team at the London office as often as possible this role can be a remote/hybrid role.
Base salary up to £80,000, plus share options, and a healthy budget for hardware, learning and making your working environment & life more comfortable (Standing Desk, books, courses, gym, etc)
- Greenfield project
- Freedom to make tech choices
- Remote or Office flexibility
- Future career growth
- On-going exciting tech integration challenges