Ruby Team Lead (m/f)

  • Development
  • Berlin, Germany

Ruby Team Lead (m/f)

Job description

Our backend systems mainly use Rails/Ruby, PostgreSQL and run on AWS. We do not have monolithic architecture but we went for a service-oriented architecture from the very beginning.

askCharlie’s Frontend is built with modern Javascript. In addition to our web applications, we are increasing focus on the development of APIs for our frontend and mobile applications.


Your responsibilties

  • Lead an agile development team
  • Maintain, further develop and scale our platform
  • Follow and further develop our engineering principles and standards of clean code, efficiency and maintainability
  • Promote and encourage technical, business and people related initiatives that improve productivity, performance, and quality
  • Coach and mentor the team and share your knowledge
  • Support developers in solving problems and issues within the team
  • Attract, excite and retain technical talents for askCharlie from around the world
  • Communicating what the business wants and keeps your team in the loop


What we offer

  • Take part in our staff development programmes and various training opportunities (soft skill training, programmes for high achieving employees, leadership coaching & development programs)
  • Work in a dynamic, experienced team of outstanding developers
  • Benefit from flexible working hours and a competitive compensation package
  • Enjoy our free selection of hot drinks, water and fruit as well as free lunches once per week
  • Save money with our cash-back vouchers for CHECK24 products and services
  • Work in the heart of the city - our headquarters is located in Berlin’s city centre and is easy to reach via public transport

Requirements

Your profile

  • Proven experience in as architect/Senior developer, previous leadership experience is a big plus
  • A solid grasp of object-oriented programming, automated software testing, databases, development and testing methodologies
  • Expertise in any object oriented language, preferably Ruby and frameworks such as Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch and Redis is highly valued
  • Enthusiasm for excellence and a strong “hands-on” attitude
  • You live by DRY, KISS, SOLID principles
  • You enjoy the challenge, and rewards of working in a dynamic environment
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English and German

Sounds like the right challenge for you? We are looking forward to hearing from you!