Lead Ruby Developer - Innovative Online Curated Marketplace

Burns Sheehan
London (South)
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Very Strong Benefits
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Lead Ruby Developer - Innovative Online Curated Marketplace The UK's leading Online Curated Marketplace for independent & creative goods, is searching for a Lead Ruby Developer to join their incredibly Agile technology team. As one of the UK's most exciting and promising ecommerce businesses this company are using bleeding edge technology to take themselves global and want you to be a part of this. As a Lead Ruby Developer you would be leading a close knit SCRUM team, using your experience and skill to promote Agile practices, whilst fostering a culture of collaboration and creativity. As a Lead Ruby Developer, you'd be part of a dynamic, fast moving, rapidly growing environment, that places huge value on creativity and innovation, technical excellence and responsibility/ownership. You'd be working on a variety of projects on their award-winning site, to help build customer reach and engagement, for example internationalisation, mobile sites and partner tools. Essential Skills & Experience Outstanding ability with Ruby/Rails Experience working with JavaScript & some JS libraries/frameworks (desirable) Strong experience with OO design patterns, and quality software engineering practices (SOLID principles etc.) Excellent communication skills - this role would be working with a cross functional team of Tech, Creative, Sales, Marketing, UX etc. so it's important that you can translate your ideas to everyone. Strong experience with Test Driven Development and helping other understand the value of TDD Champion of modern development practices and tools, eg Continuous Delivery with Jenkins, Source Control with Git, BDD with Cucumber Experience of supporting the development of people Advocating Agile both within engineering and throughout the business There is no room for complacency as this fast paced, high performing business is looking to grow while pushing the boundaries of convention, creating a challenging yet extremely rewarding environment for any Lead Ruby Developer. The people who work here are as unique as the proposition; the teams are collaborative and friendly, yet extremely talented and hardworking Their infectious enthusiasm spreads throughout their incredible riverside office and their passion is clear to see Lead Ruby Developer - Innovative Online Curated Marketplace Burns Sheehan Ltd will consider applications based only on skills and ability and will not discriminate on any grounds. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66852846