Backend Ruby on Rails Engineer

Industry: Business Services
Company size: 10K+

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Job description

A NASDAQ-listed internet company that provides data center services for companies, businesses, and organizations, is looking for a Back-end Ruby on Rails Engineer. The engineer will be tasked with upgrading current Ruby on Rails versions, splitting database models, and working on object-oriented coding to design new applications. The company allows today’s businesses to access all the right places, partners and possibilities they need to scale with agility, speed up the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences and multiply their value. The company has managed to raise $1.4bn in funding so far and has 8,700 employees globally. This role requires 4+ hours of overlap with the CST time zone.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand complex requirements and develop small and executable sets for delivering to production iteratively while maintaining quality
  • Work with a passion for technology, while keeping your craft and the success of your teammates and company in mind
  • Actively participate in on-call rotation
  • Assist in developing designs and upgrade system architecture while ensuring all components are built to allow fast feedback loops
  • Take charge of developing key features while participating in a culture where you will drive the development of solutions entrusted to you
  • Showcase essential values to help establish and grow a true development culture

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in building and integrating production-level services
  • Should have at least 5 years of experience in developing systems and software deploying clean APIs using gRPC or HTTP protocols
  • Previous experience working on modern coding languages like Go or Ruby
  • Strong knowledge of developing fast feedback loops with CI/CD and testing automation
  • Strong knowledge and experience in developing solutions with RabbitMQ for background processing 
  • Must be able to take charge of upgrading rails versions and splitting database models 
  • Some experience in breaking apart a monolith into microservices, including switching languages and/or frameworks is desirable
  • Prior experience in working with Kubernetes and containers
  • Must possess a strategic mindset and ability to execute with a sense of urgency
  • Should possess strong communication skills for internal and external solutions
  • Experience in working with identity solutions is a plus
  • Good understanding of data center, server, and network infrastructure is an added advantage

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