Your Skills:University degree in Computer Science or similar educational background5+ years work experience as Ruby on Rails DeveloperSeveral years experience building Ruby on Rails applications, along with other common libraries such as Rspec, Puma, etc.Solid understanding of OOPExperience working with RESTful APIsExperience with Elasticsearch, Sidekiq, Monitoring tools (New relic/TICK)Advance testing skills (Rspec, Capybara)Strong JS skillsCapable of scaling applicationsAdvance DB skillsExperience with agile work environmentsFluent in English (German is a plus)
As our Senior Ruby on Rails Developer you will collaborate closely with the Project Owner and Front-End Developers to improve our existing architecture and increase productivity. Your input will push our platform forward in an innovative way to ensure its continued success.Key Responsibilities:Work closely with the Product OwnerCollaborate with other engineers to improve existing architecture and increase productivityDesign, build and maintain efficient, reusable, reliable and high-quality Ruby codeConduct, manage and enforce code reviewsDeveloping features from start to finish, refactoring legacy code to increase stability and performance, with continual testing for reliabilityMaintain code qualityIdentify bottlenecks, bugs and invent a solution for these problems
You are programming on an innovative LegalTech platform which is already filed for patent application and enjoy taking responsibility in your job. Your work is not only to develop code – it is also to have a direct impact on your colleagues as well as our customers.DataGuard is re-inventing data protection across Europe with our “Privacy as a Service” (PaaS) approach and helps customers on their journey to comply with the European data privacy regulation (GDPR). We have a small back-end team working directly with our product team of 50 colleagues in Munich and several remote freelancers across the globe. Our mission is to make data privacy more feasible, easy and human-friendly.Why DataGuard?You will shape our platform to ensure data protection compliance from companies of all sizes and across EuropeAn innovative product and a highly motivated team that wants to push boundariesAmple responsibility to push our product forwardThe freedom to implement your thoughts and ideas with support of our management teamThe opportunity to improve your colleagues lives by developing a great productOpportunities and support for personal developmentPossibility to work remotelyA rapidly growing, multi-cultural teamA lively startup atmosphere in the heart of Munich or Berlin.