- Developer - Digital - IT
26 February 2018 X

Ruby Developer - Middleweight / Senior Rubyist–

Salary £35,000 - £50,000
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Technology

About the post–

POST– are working in collaboration with one of the UK's leading retailers who require Ruby developers to work in house on a permanent basis to enhance the already well formed development team.

They require a number of developers with all levels of skill and technical ability, junior to senior, and have a fantastic structure in place to support you in your development and long term career goals.

The business is a creative hub, using leading-edge technologies and industry leading experts to make the brand a huge success. If you love to code, want to keep at the forefront of innovation & creativity and want to have a huge impact on a leading brand, then this is the place for you!

Some of the responsibilities in your role as Mid-tier Intermediate Ruby on Rails Developer will include:

  • Working directly on the ecommerce platform, with support from ~10 senior developers
  • Work spans the Platform API, Admin Panel and the Client Front-ends (all currently Rails-based)
  • Day-to-day technologies/services include: Rails, PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, JavaScript, CSS, RSpec, Cucumber, Heroku, Codeship, Code Climate, GitHub.
  • There may be opportunities to work with React & NodeJS

What we need from you–

Your skillset for this role of Mid Weight Intermediate Rubyist will include but not be limited to:

  • You must love to code! You’ll think of it as leisure rather than work, and have your own projects you have done just for fun or commercially
  • Core technologies will include: Rails, PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, JavaScript, CSS, RSpec, Cucumber, Heroku, Codeship, Code Climate, GitHub.
  • Knowledge of common front-end web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript and CoffeeScript would be advantageous
  • You may be an experienced developer in other programming languages and be looking to make the transition across to working with Ruby.

What you’ll get–

  • Competitive Salary, depending on experience
  • The ability to work flexible hours and work from home 1-2 days per week
  • A generous reward structure
  • Continuous learning and professional development opportunities
  • You’ll also get to work within a highly creative, supportive environment, with a high performance digital agency style culture


If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd.

The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details.