Job title: Mid/Senior Backend Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services
Expertise: IT - Back-end Developer
Location: Work From Home
Job published: 2021-09-03
Job ID: 32027

Job Description

This is the perfect career move for someone who is passionate on learning and skills enhancement. Furthermore this is a great opportunity to tackle challenging technical problems while solving the hard problem of explaining the most important financial decision in life: getting a mortgage. This is an awesome career move for someone who is looking for more international exposure and further learnings in Backend Development.

Company Profile:

Our client is a Dutch headquartered online mortgage company that provides mortgage advice to customers with a unique combination of an online dashboard and personal device. They help customers to understand what they are signing up for when taking out a mortgage. Their main office is in Amsterdam, Netherlands but they already have developers in the Philippines. Our client is a fast-scaling company that is looking to build and grow their team. They have a remote team in the Philippines (next to the Amsterdam based development team), and they are currently looking for a passionate, skillful, and self-motivated Mid/Senior Backend Developer to join their growing team. They are looking for performance driven individuals that’s excited to be a part of a progressive scaling international team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

•      Complete clearly-defined tasks and communicates when something is blocking as part of the team that works according to the SCRUM agile principles

•      Work to learn the relevant technologies and systems in place, actively maintains and extends the system

•      Make an impact by delivering features, refactoring existing code, or updating systems enable other developers to be successful

•      Help debug technical problems. Submits issues so that we can document and improve our service

•      Work on engineering initiatives that drive a larger feature set, while being careful to not create technical debt in the process

•      Actions include but are not limited to: familiarising themselves with pain points in the system, applying relevant labels and triaging, closing them via pull request or other means

•      Is considerate of others on the team and tries to support other people in their work

•      Works to become proficient in giving great reviews of their peer’s work. This includes being respectful, thorough, thoughtful, flexible, and not pedantic

•      Listens to the priorities and concerns of others, and acknowledges differing perspectives. Anticipates others’ reactions

•      Maintain and troubleshoot existing applications

•      Write and maintain reliable Ruby code and test in Rspec

Must-have Skills / Qualification:

•      Bachelor’s or Associate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science and other related field is preferred but not required

•      More than 3-5 years of backend coding experience.

•      Broad experience working with Ruby on Rails as well as libraries like Resque and RSpec.

•      Understand and work with a complex code base

•      Proficiency with code versioning tools like Git, Gitlab

•      Extensive knowledge on GraphQL and Restful API

•      Familiarity with testing tools

•      Excellent verbal and written English communication skills

•      Must be reliable and can work collaboratively in a remote work setting

•      Experienced in Agile Scrum Methodology

•      Integration of data storage solutions

•      Create back-end components

•      Identify and fix bottlenecks and bugs

•      Integrate user-facing elements designed by the front-end team

•      Connect applications with additional web servers

•      Maintenance of APIs

Job Type: Permanent
Emp Type: Full-time
Location: Work From Home
Industry: Information Technology (Software)
Expertise: IT - Infrastructure/Development