Ruby on Rails Engineer / Tupalo
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Tupalo.com is looking for Ruby on Rails engineers to join our development team full-time in Vienna, Austria. You should enjoy building scalable, high-performing web services and love all things web, especially location-based services. In addition, you should enjoy working in a startup environment where you can flex your entrepreneurial spirit, but still work closely with a group of passionate developers, designers and our office dog, Laika the Beagle.
- Developing and maintaining the code base of a live product visited by millions of people every month
- Remixing and re-factoring existing Rails systems into clean, maintainable code
- Participate in peer reviews and coding sessions to ensure the highest quality code is written
- Helping maintain the highest possible internal (code) and external (functionality) application quality
- Help us fight the good fight, keeping our servers up and serving requests faster than the speed of light
- Building libraries, tools and interfaces which improve the workflows of the engineering team
- Previous experience in web development - a degree in Computer Science also helps, but isn't necessary
- Solid understanding of object-oriented programming, balanced with real world experience
- Understanding of Test-Driven Development using Cucumber & Rspec - we love specs!
- Understanding of relational databases (specifically PostgreSQL) and query optimization
- The zen-like ability to concentrate on your code while remote-controlled helicopters fly over your head
- Come work with a team of smart, slightly crazy people in the heart of Vienna, Austria
- Full-time, salaried employment at a profitable, early-stage internet startup with strong industry partners
- Benefits! Enjoy generous medical, dental and vision coverage from the city with the highest quality of living in the world for several years running.
- Possible participation in the Tupalo.com stock options program
- Perks! Coffee (lots of it), Apple hardware, comfortable chairs and a fridge with a rotating list of adult beverages in it
- Tired of the Valley, London or Berlin? We're an English-speaking office, and work permit / relocation assistance may be possible for the right person - let?s talk!