Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer – Manchester/Remote Working

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Job title: Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer – Manchester/Remote Working

Company: REAL Technical Solutions Limited

Job description: Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer – Manchester/Remote Working

£70,000 plus amazing benefits & development opportunities/Brand new HQ in Manchester, plus lots of remote working

An amazing technically innovative company that is well known, has constant growth and is quickly becoming a market leader, seek an experienced Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer. This company is one of the UK’s leading travel businesses, who have used the previous 12 months to build their technology, improve processes, ready for the boom that is about to happen.

The Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer position is responsible for providing and maintaining the flights platform which provides the group with flight product and bookability. This platform needs to be resilient, scalable and highly adaptable. They use a wide range of technologies across a service oriented architecture running in Kubernetes and AWS, powered by a CI/CD pipeline. They are a fast moving, delivery-focussed team and deploy multiple times a day.

The team is growing as they continue to innovate and look for new ways of obtaining and providing data to our customers. They are currently developing a flexible search model and looking at graph database modelling to facilitate this. Their goal is to have the capability to rapidly onboard new Flight supply and deliver scalability to support Flight growth throughout Europe.

The Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer position:

They are looking for a Software Engineering Lead to join and support the growth of our team.

In the role of Software Engineering Lead in the flights platform, you will take an active role in leading the growth of their engineers abilities and ensuring technical delivery.

You’ll be a great fit if:

  • You’re passionate about developing people and helping them grow.
  • You are a hands-on engineer and love technology.
  • You are a software craftsperson and strongly believe in producing high quality, resilient services.
  • You are a natural servant-leader and able to lead from the front.
  • You are nimble and able to adapt to new challenges quickly.
  • You are passionate about working in an Agile environment.
  • You are a polyglot thinker.
  • You believe in test-driven development.
  • You are proactive in seeking out and evaluating emerging technologies that can add value to the platform.

What we expect from you as the Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer:

  • Previous experience leading technical teams.
  • Demonstrable experience in technical delivery and Agile methodologies.
  • Experience in object-oriented software development, with excellent problem solving skills.

We would also prefer:

  • Travel industry experience – not essential.
  • Experience of automation technologies
  • Experience in Ruby and Rails.
  • Knowledge in networking and web communications.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing, preferably AWS.

Senior Ruby/Ruby on Rails Developer/Lead Software Engineer – Manchester/Remote Working

£70,000 plus amazing benefits & development opportunities/Brand new HQ in Manchester, plus lots of remote working

Expected salary:

Location: Manchester – Lancashire

Job date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 08:54:33 GMT

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