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Software Engineer (Web)

Software Engineer (Web)

The successful candidate will take responsibility for working as a software engineer – primarily focused on backend services and feature delivery – within an agile team to develop the company’s web-based applications in Ruby. 

Role Responsibilities –

Operational 

  • Work within a cross-functional software team to develop software using Ruby and related technologies (generally Rails, with some HTML, CSS, and JavaScript). 
  • Take responsibility for the quality and speed of your own work. 
  • Perform automated and manual testing on your own work. 
  • Assist other members of the engineering team where required. 

Required skills/experience/qualifications:

Characteristics –  

  • Experience of working in a distributed workforce in an agile development team.
  • At least 2 years of commercial experience (or equivalent) in web application development spanning multiple projects.
  • At least 2 years of experience with Ruby on Rails.
  • Experience in using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • At least 2 years of experience of working with relational databases (ideally MySQL/PostgreSQL).
  • At least 2 years of experience of using distributed source control management.
  • At least 2 years of experience in writing automated tests.
  • Understanding of programming, networking and information security principles.
  • Enthusiasm for understanding technical ideas and explaining them clearly to other members of the team.
  • A strong standard of spoken and written English.

Desirable 

  • Experience in writing tests using RSpec and Cucumber.
  • Experience with data analysis.

 

This role is on a Full Time Permanent Basis 

 

This is a remote working role. 

*** STRICTLY NO AGENCIES ***

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