Ruby on Rails Developer (m/f) // Project A

September 22, 2017
Project A is an operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of IT, Marketing & Brand Building, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Catawiki, WorldRemit, Tictail, Kry, nu3, Wonderbly and ZenMate.

We are looking for:

A new team member for one of your portfolio companies.

Your Tasks

  • Design and build a robust, scalable and secure platform
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Write clean, maintainable and efficient code
  • Follow best practices (TDD, CI, Scrum, refactoring, code standards)
  • Drive continuous adoption and integration of relevant new technologies
  • Cooperate with other developers and product designers to brainstorm and test new ideas

Your Profile

  • You have at least 2 years experience in object-oriented development with Ruby and the framework Ruby on Rails
  • You have already worked with both relational databases (MySQL or PostgreSQL) and NoSQL databases/Key-Value stores (Redis, Riak, Cassandra, etc.)
  • You also think about architecture, scalability, performance and design implications before you taake any decision.
  • You bring prior experience with Elastic Search, Amazon Web Services, designing and developing Restful APIs or single page applications
  • You are comfortable with agile development (Scrum/Kanban) and automated testing (TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration)
  • A plus would be good knowledge of current web development technologies and JavaScript frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular

Our Benefits

  • You will become part of a highly professional and motivated team
  • You gain the unique opportunity to experience and shape the development of a recently founded company by bringing in your own ideas
  • You will work independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis
  • You work at a modern, excellently equipped workplace in the heart of Berlin
  • You profit from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment

Do you want to be part of our success story?
We are looking forward to your online application.

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Project A


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