Sr Software Engineer Ruby on Rails in Magmalabs


    Remote — Full time

Programming | Senior

Magmalabs last checked this job 10 days ago.

MagmaLabs is an ecommerce and software consultancy that builds software solutions for emerging, mid-size, and growing companies using innovative technologies, top talent, and nearshore teams. We are looking for at least 5 Senior Software Engineers to join the engineering department here at MagmaLabs, with extensive experience building web applications using business-grade technologies using Ruby on Rails, updating apps with new versions of Rails, that enjoy unit testing, who are always looking for optimal performance and have an interest in providing comprehensive and high-quality solutions to customers.

What would you be doing?

  • Using Ruby on Rails as a primary tool for developing web applications.
  • Managing architecture decisions with the goal of designing maintainable applications that are easy to modify over time.
  • Pair-programming and providing mentoring to the rest of the team.
  • Participating in formal and informal code reviews.
  • Designing appropriate testing strategies, finding the ideal balance between unit and integration testing.
  • Ensuring the proper functioning of all developed parts, such as integrations with third parties, multiple web browsers, accessibility, proper display on mobile devices, etc.
  • Preparing technical documentation based on task specifications.
  • Collaborating with the QA department to create scenarios to be covered by the automated tests as part of the integration tests.
  • Aiming to be expert in the tools, languages and libraries used by the team, as well as adopting and improving their practices.
  • Participating in the technical interviews of potential candidates.
  • Researching and suggesting new technologies in order to apply them to current or future projects.
  • Promoting the principle of integration and continuous delivery.
  • Performing the work with responsibility, flexibility and autonomy.
  • Implementing the architecture designed by a Ruby on Rails veteran who has written multiple Rails books.

Ideal Characteristics

  • Communication with clients and teammates.
  • Self-management working remotely.
  • Regular contributor to open source projects.
  • Positive attitude towards new challenges.
  • Attention to detail.
  • High level of English, ability to establish fluid conversations and clearly explain complex problems to non-technical profiles.

Our technical requirements:

  • Ruby, Ruby on Rails (5+ years)
  • Rspec + Cucumber (4+ years)
  • Postgresql, MySQL (4+ years)
  • AWS: S3, ELB, RDS, Elasticache (1+ year)
  • Javascript, React/Angular/Vue (2+ year)

Knowledge required:

  • Design patterns
  • Scrum or similar methodology for agile software development.
  • Preparation of documents with technical specifications.
  • Experience in scalability of complex and high demand systems.
  • Good software engineering practices.
  • Experience in UNIX systems and platforms such as AWS.
  • Integrating a web application with other applications or web services.
  • Monitoring and optimizing the performance of a web application.
  • Knowledge of the most common cyber attacks documented by OWASP.

*** Applications must be submitted in english***

What we offer

  • Flexible schedule.
  • Opportunity to occasionally work from home.
  • Breakfast at the Colima office.
  • English classes in the Colima office or by video call.
  • IMSS.
  • At least 20 days of vacations per year.
  • You can come to the office with the most comfortable clothes for you.
  • Game room in the Colima office.
  • Fruits, coffee and other healthy snacks in the office
  • Savings fund.
  • Marriage bonus.
  • Childcare bonus.
  • Training plan, continuous learning.

Wellness program Magmalabs offers or subsidies mental and/or physical health activities.
Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.
Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Meals provided Magmalabs provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Beverages and snacks Magmalabs offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.

Remote work policy

Fully remote

Candidates can reside anywhere in the world.

About Magmalabs

Magmalabs builds tailored software solutions to help companies execute their vision. — Magmalabs's full profile