Our client is an award-winning well funded scale up based in UK with teams in India, Germany, USA. They unlock talent by making cross border hiring easy through their online platform. Their aim is to spread great employment rights and benefits and help make them the norm for remote workers across the world.
We are looking for a senior backend engineer working professionally in teams on web development projects. You will be building our technology stack and product, helping to embed a positive team culture and build a great working environment.
Our technology is Ruby, Rails, a GraphQL API, and ES6 with React, running on Heroku. This role is primarily on the backend side. Your job will be to collaborate with product to develop and clarify requirements, and then take charge of implementing significant portions of the product as we expand our offering. You’ll be pairing with other engineers regularly to jointly develop implementation plans and share knowledge.
You can articulately discuss requirements and technical plans
You have a good understanding of web standards and development best practices
You’re able to write robust, comprehensible code
You've worked in agile teams of one kind or another
Cloud infrastructure experience is a plus
Web security expertise is a plus
5 years professional experience
Bachelor’s Degree in information technology, computer science, Engineering or similar technical related field
Fluent English speaking, reading, and writing ability
Experience with relational databases like MySQL or PostgreSQL