Principal Software Engineer (Ruby) | Fin-Tech Start-Up | London or Remote (EU) | £90,000 to £100,000
Principal Software Engineer (Ruby) | Fin-Tech Start-Up | London or Remote (EU) | £90,000 to £100,000 We are looking for a self-starting, upbeat technical expert with advanced Ruby/Rails development skills. This role is going to suit a Senior Developer who loves to write code, take full ownership of a product or feature from concept to launch. You'll be an excellent teammate, but not afraid to question and take initiative. Coupled with excellent interpersonal skills, you'll have a solid knowledge of trends in the Ruby programming world You will get to continue to develop your technical expertise, and you’ll also get to showcase that expertise by:
Writing well organised, testable and high performing code
Address system and software bugs, develop product enhancements and launch new features to scale within a Product Team construct
Write clear and concise documentation; share knowledge internally and across teams
Help identify technical risk and mitigation plans
Collaborate with Product Management and Design teams taking small to medium features from concept to shipping as the sole programmer.
What You'll Bring
At least 6+ years of experience shipping high-quality products and features.
Expert knowledge with Ruby on Rails and other common libraries such as RSpec and Sidekiq
Experience with React, HAML, Redis, Postgres, AWS, Docker or some combination of similar tech
Ability to solve complex problems requiring in-depth analysis
Confidence making architectural design decisions that improve scalability & performance
Deep knowledge of operating Postgres at scale, including replication, monitoring and optimization, preferred
If you are a true team player, a technical expert and motivated by making a positive impact then please get in touch, today. Jordan@grittt.com | 07858973473