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Senior Ruby on Rails Developer



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024
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The ideal candidate will have a strong background in backend development, be proficient with AWS, and possess excellent communication skills. This role involves leading backend projects, mentoring junior developers, and collaborating closely with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality software solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, development, and maintenance of scalable and efficient backend systems using Ruby on Rails
  • Architect, implement, and deploy new features and improvements
  • Ensure the application's performance, scalability, and security
  • Collaborate with front-end developers, product managers, and other stakeholders to deliver well-integrated solutions
  • Manage and optimize our AWS infrastructure, ensuring robust and reliable deployment processes
  • Conduct code reviews, provide constructive feedback, and mentor junior developers
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies, and integrate best practices into the development process
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues


  • Proven experience as a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer with a strong portfolio of past projects
  • In-depth understanding of Ruby on Rails and its ecosystem
  • Proficiency with AWS services and cloud architecture
  • Solid understanding of RESTful APIs, database systems (SQL and NoSQL), and version control (Git)
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to think critically and creatively
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent practical experience)

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with front-end technologies (JavaScript, React, Vue.js, etc.)
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and CI/CD pipelines
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Previous leadership or team management experience


In addition to a market competitive compensation, we have a reward philosophy that expand beyond this.

  • Fully remote with office optional. You decide when you would like to work from home and when from the office
  • Flexible timings. You decide your work scheduled
  • Market competitive compensation (in $$)
  • Insane learning and growth