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Ruby on Rails Web Developer

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Reference: WDS135JG


Job Specifications

  • Location: Sheffield South Yorkshire
  • Salary/Rate: £ 35,000 - 45,000 / Annum
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Shift Type: Full Time

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Job Description

Job: Web Developer (Ruby on Rails)

Location:  Sheffield

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (negotiable depending on experience)

Authentic Recruitment is seeking an experienced Web Developer to join a leading Technology business who specialise in building fit for purpose software applications.  If you are would like the opportunity to work on a variety of technically challenging projects with a range of technologies, then this role is for you!

The role:

As a member of my client's Team, you will work with several blue-chip businesses on a varied range of projects that interface with my client's data intelligence platform. You will be doing more than just writing code, you will be called upon to help evolve current and new projects with innovative ideas using cutting edge technology.

While working alongside our experienced team, you will receive the development and support you required to help you to the next level of your professional career.

  • Manage your time and work effectively, using the provided suite of development tools.
  • Work with new and existing projects, to develop and improve our code base while incorporating new functionality on spec and to industry best practice.
  • Liaise with our internal teams and project stakeholders to ensure that requirements are fully met, and project risks are communicated appropriately.
  • Maintain and improve your expertise in the tools and technologies needed to create the very best solutions for us and our clients.

About you:

  • You’re an authority on everything Ruby on Rails stack related.
  • You’re at home working as part of a diverse but tightly knit system of teams, understanding and able to communicate clearly and effectively with stakeholders- technical and non-technical, internal and external.
  • You appreciate great design and understand the value of going a step beyond building something that merely works, to designing something that evolves and scales effortlessly.
  • You understand the value of testing and Quality Assurance.
  • You are at home working in an Agile fashion, deploying rapidly, collaborating closely, making pragmatic decisions, and have no problem adapting to rapidly evolving specifications.
  • You can pick up and analyse an existing codebase to push the product forward, focusing on delivery and refactoring when needed.
  • You aren’t afraid to break new ground, and tackle problems that may not have been solved by anyone before you.
  • Strong team worker experience and ethic
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in an agile development team
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Good communicator
  • Flexible and responsible attitude to work to achieve objectives
  • Ability to work against critical timescales

Skills:

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in an agile development team
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Good communicator
  • Flexible and responsible attitude to work to achieve objectives
  • Ability to work against critical timescales

Desirable Skills:

  • Contributions to an active gem.
  • Familiarity with UNIX / LINUX environment.
  • Worked on one or more projects to WCAG level A or above.
  • Having worked with Apache Thrift or another common RPC framework.
  • Familiarity with AWS services.
  • Exposure to NoSQL.
  • Fluency in a second language.

What’s in it for you?

  • You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact within the team, applying the skills and methodologies you bring to evolve an existing software infrastructure and take it to the next level.
  • My client offers both Bonus and Pension schemes for all employees as well as 21 days holiday + Stats.
  • You’ll be working for a company with an excellent culture, in a friendly and relaxed environment where the kitchens are always stocked with tea, coffee and food, where gaming facilities (consoles, ping pong) offer opportunities to interact with co-workers, and where beer Fridays & nights out are common.

Your Consultant

Jamie Griggs

Jamie Griggs Branch Manager

jamie@authenticrecruitment.co.uk
0114 383 0308
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2018-10-01
Authentic Recruitment

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