We are looking for Senior Ruby Developer for a media platform for the global development community, based in Barcelona. As a social enterprise, they connect and inform development, health, humanitarian and sustainability professionals through news, funding and career opportunities.
As a social enterprise, the company connects and inform development, health, humanitarian and sustainability professionals through news, business intelligence, funding and career opportunities.
Their website and related systems are hosted on Amazon Web Services, all developed code is version controlled via git on GitHub and ideally well tested. The main programming language for the back-end services is Ruby, using the Ruby on Rails and grape frameworks. The front-end is a mix of Ruby on Rails, AngularJS, and React. Nearly all data is stored in a relational database (PostgreSQL), cached by Redis, and searched over via Elasticsearch.
NOTE: The client is willing to consider only EU citizens or those who don't need a work permit for Spain.
Must have skills:
- At least 4 years of experience in professional web application development
- Professional experience with Ruby on Rails and/or allied technologies
- Strong skills in written and spoken English
- A solid grasp of object-oriented programming, automated software testing, and the application development life-cycle in general.
Nice to have skills:
-Familiarity with relational databases and/or search engines like Solr or Elasticsearch;
-Experience with agile methodologies like Scrum or Kanban.
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Job posted on
7 June 2021