Ruby on Rails Developer 🔻
ShiftCare is a fast-growing SaaS start-up that is redefining the way Aged Care and Disability services are delivered in AUS & NZ. This business is growing 3x year on year and continues to be a truly successful business and one where its staff are genuinely happy and enjoy career development.
Reporting to the Head of Engineering, as the Rails Engineer/Developer, you will be responsible for writing performant, scalable and efficient code. Micromanagement is not our style so use your autonomy and initiative and enjoy taking pride in your work.
Working with the technology team in the adoption and maintenance of modern (agile) software engineering practices
Building technical integrations with third-party vendors
Supporting critical technology incidents as needed
Working in technology architecture, scalability, security and performance initiatives
Delivering high-quality hands-on engineering work in line with the companies commercial objectives
Mentoring other platform engineers and team members
Tracking and driving to completion all of the platform focus group's deliverables
Working within defined project management guidelines and security best practice
Contributing technology inputs to the product team and roadmap discussions
Be the champion of delivering scalable, robust, commercially viable technology outcomes for the company
Become a cultural change agent within the technology group to focus on engineering best-in-breed, commercially viable technology outcomes for the business
Reporting into the Lead Development Engineer
Full Australian work rights
Minimum 3 year’s industry experience with Ruby on Rails development deploying scalable Rails API & applications
5+ years experience in any Web Development fields
Identifying bottlenecks, optimizing and profiling web applications using NewRelic and related tools
Develop and maintain specs using Rspec, Jest, and e2e preferably Cypress
Experience in creating APIs
Good understanding of pair programming and in pair code reviews
Working proficiently in relational databases
Have worked in teams of 3 or more developers
Experience and understanding of CI/CD tools such as CircleCI
Experience deploying scalable cloud solutions on AWS
Experience working within Agile environments (Scrum/Kanban)
Basic experience working with frontend frameworks such as Vuejs.
DevOps skills a bonus
Confident and autonomous
You write performant, scalable, efficient code
You take pride in your work
You have good (written/verbal) communication skills and contribute regularly to architectural and team discussions
You aren’t afraid of making and learning from mistakes
You share and communicate your knowledge with the team
TDD and BDD by default
Some knowledge/interest in other technologies we use, Vuejs, React native, serverless
ShiftCare is progressive in its thinking of staff wellbeing & interest and as such we offer:
Competitive base salary 🤩 - Even though we're a small startup, we pay salaries that can hold their own against the big Sydney techs.
Floating public holiday 🏝 - You can choose to work public holidays and use that day another time in the year.
Flexible working hours and location 🧑💻 - We value work-life balance, especially right now. While we’re mostly back in the office, you’re free to work where you want, when you want.
Modern working environment 🖥 - Sit-stand desks, 27” monitor, quiet spaces to suit all kinds of working styles.
Great community 🤝 - Regular lunch and learn events, opportunities for presenting at webinars and networking through the Sydney startup community.
TGIF events 🍕 - Friday drinks & pizzas and pitches from other startups within the Sydney startup ecosystem