Job Title:

Senior Backend Engineer – Ruby

Recruiter Name:

Michael Johnson

Job Title:

Senior Backend Engineer – Ruby

Job Type:


Job Location:

United Kingdom Remote

Date Posted:


Salary Range:

£75,000 to £90,000


Mid-Senior Level

Senior Backend Engineer (Multiple roles) – Ruby, Rails, RoR – Remote (UK or Europe) – £75,000 to £90,000 – Ref: JB33

We have a number of new opportunities for Senior Backend / Ruby Engineer’s to join an award-winning SaaS scale up. The successful candidates will be joining the product team who make up 50% of the business. Working within one of the 4 x Agile Scrum Squads, you will be responsible for developing, enhancing and maintaining their Rails based SaaS Applications that are built for enterprise customers. Their ecosystem is composed by a number of API’s mainly built using Ruby on the backend and a mix of Angular, React and TypeScript on the frontend.

Skills, knowledge and Experience required:

  • Proven background in Ruby / Rails development with a good few years under your belt
  • Comfortable developing, deploying, and maintaining SaaS / B2B applications for enterprise customers, ideally with a good knowledge of API design, development, and integration
  • Familiarity with database technologies, such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, or NoSQL
  • Bonus points will be given to anyone with experience of GraphQL or AWS

They are big fans of Automation testing. The ideal candidate will be passionate about writing well designed and tested code with a strong preference for TDD and Pair programming.

If successful, you will be joining a lively, collaborative, bright and diverse team where you will be given the opportunity to have a real impact on application architecture, as well as contributing to the global scaling of an established start-up. 

For more information, please get in touch with Michael Johnson at Hurren and Hope.