Senior Rails Developer at Sedition

Posted on: 06/25/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: rails qa ruby mysql elasticsearch react aws blockchain

We are looking for a Ruby on Rails developer to help develop and maintain a healthy Rails codebase. We are a small team with a strong focus on rapid delivery and iterative updates. We value people who are not afraid to go out of their expertise area in order to get the job done. As a back-end developer you will work on upgrading our back-end to Rails 6, improving and expanding our REST API, collaborating closely with Front-End developers to deliver new features. From time to time we may need your help with blockchain integration, Front-End tasks or our apps. Your input will be user-facing and will determine overall success of the company. We expect this role to grow into a back-end lead. **What will you do** * Develop, test and release solid code in Ruby on Rails * Work together with our engineers to develop API services * Involve with development of our upcoming blockchain integration * Help migrate the codebase to Rails 6 * Develop our new website features, media delivery pipeline and Open Platform * Perform QA tasks for every release along with the team * Plan iterations periodically and consult new product features **Skills required** * Ruby on Rails design patterns and best practices * Have worked with Ruby on Rails extensively in the last few years * Experience with REST, MySQL, AWS * TDD/BDD * Rails application security, scalability and performance * Good communication skills * **Bonus** Knowledge of other technologies we use: React, React Native, ElasticSearch, Tizen, Chromecast, Blockchain **What we offer** * A good base salary and employee share options * A real work-life balance with 40-hour weeks * Flexible working hours. Work when you’re most productive, take a holiday when you need one. * Fully remote team * Biyearly team gatherings in London * Opportunity to grow in a small team with little overhead and hands-on experience over product development