Lead Ruby Engineer / Footstep Ventures GmbH
Footstep Ventures GmbH
Footstep Ventures is looking to revolutionize the way people plan their leisure time. We believe we have a unique opportunity to make a worldwide impact and are looking for software engineers to help us get there. Our systems are comprised of a RoR stack on Heroku as well as several AWS cloud compute instances for data processing. We are light on the front-end and believe most of the magic should happen behind the curtain.
Your responsibilities include designing and developing great software that achieves intuitive features, high performance and stability. You will work closely with other developers and designers to create new features and improvements. You will also work closely with everyone in our yet small company and have an integral view of everything we are doing. You should work well in a highly iterative and results oriented environment. We also expect you to take ownership of your work and help test, release and maintain your code. What we're giving to the world is a reflection of ourselves. We want to make sure it's awesome.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent
- At least 3 years of progressive experience in web software development
- Experience must include database design and performance optimization as well as proficiency in data structures and algorithms
- Ability to understand and master new technologies quickly
- Strong focus on quality and generating results
- Self-disciplined with strong attention to detail
- Excellent written and oral communication
Footstep Ventures offers the opportunity to be part of our team at a very early stage. This is the time to have a big impact in everything we do and to achieve individual growth along with us. We are conveniently located in Kreuzberg, the heart of Berlin, overlooking the Spree and the Oberbaumbrücke. You will be joining a bright young group of experienced folks who love what they are doing to create something unique. Join us!