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18th Nov

Back-End Developer (Ruby-on-Rails)

— ground-breaking tech for good platform

Bath (remote)
£30K - £45K
  • Tech for good start-up with ground breaking platform.
  • Ruby-on-Rails – opportunity to cross train.
  • Huge scope for progression, remote working, huge flexibility.

An ambitious tech for good start-up is looking for a Ruby Developer to join them in Bath and develop their ground-breaking platform. Having previously relied on external resource to get their product off the ground, they’re now looking to build up a tech team and bring development in-house. They've seen huge successes over the past year with an exciting plans for growth going in to 2021. You'll play a key role in shaping the success of the platform which has already been hailed as a game changer for the NFP sector.

What skills you’ll need

  • Background in web development, with a strong understanding of both front-end and back-end technologies.
  • Experience of Ruby on Rails, or a solid background in Python or Java.
  • Experience using HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Exposure to React or Angular would be beneficial.
  • A good grasp of SQL and database management.
  • Knowledge of ElasticSearch would be a bonus.
  • Previous experience using AWS or Heroku.

What you’ll be doing

As a Developer your focus will be to drive the development of their platform; adding functionality and expanding it's capapbilities. Working closely with the Digital Product Manager you'll form an intregral part of their new product team and will be responsible for delivering against an expansive project roadmap, implementing changes & updates bassed on user feedback and data driven requirements. This is a role which offers a great level of autonomy where you'll have the freedom to incorporate new tech and tooling, try out and implement new tech and tooling and help shape the technical direction of the product. They have big aims for the company with ambitious plans for growth (they’ve already more than doubled in size during lockdown) and the team are coming up with new ideas on an almost daily basis, including plans to add mobile apps to their suite. They’re a small company so progression is rapid in a role which offers a huge amount of flexibility and growth potential.

What you’ll get in return

This is an amazing opportunity to work on a ground-breaking product for a progressive tech for good start-up, developing (or continuing to develop) your skills in one of the hottest languages out there. You’ll receive a generous salary paying up to £45K, flexible and remote working options, 33 days holiday (including bank hols), pensions scheme, employee share option pool, on the job training and a plenty of company socials.

What’s next?

Sound good? Send your CV to Ellen now or call 01179 269 530 for more info!

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Who's managing this role?

Ellen Davies

Ellen Davies

— Recruiter Developers & Technology

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