The Software Developer primarily participates in maintaining and improving existing services and in planning and implementing new services as well as participates in customer delivery projects and occasional publicly funded research projects. It will be possible to influence your work profile based on your own interests
While not mandatory, generic understanding of user interfaces and being able to position oneself as an end user is highly desirable
We are looking for well rounded people who care about their craft and understand software development. While we value a formal degree in computer science we do not require one - a candidate with strong background, open mind and ability to learn would be an ideal addition to our team.
Fluent in Ruby on Rails
Fluent with Message Queues and parallel coding practices
Familiar with the challenges of distributed, asynchronous, redundant, fault tolerant systems.
Regarding personality and skills, you should be:
Comfortable working in a team with multiple specializations
Able to participate in planning, estimation, and implementation work
Able to adapt to company working methods and coding conventions
Able to produce and maintain documentation of your work
Ability to test and verify your work
Able to adopt (agile) development methodologies and tools (especially JIRA, Git)
Have tenacity, drive, attitude, humility and competency
Fluent in spoken and written English