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Principal Software Engineer (Ruby)

Ref #: GRITTT_PSE_01
Location: London Not Disclosed London
Salary: 100,000 £
Type: Permanent
Specialisms: Ruby, Rails, Redis, Postgres, AWS, Docker, RSpec and Sidekiq
Date: 30/09/2021
Principal Software Engineer (Ruby)

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. | 07858973473


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