Senior Ruby on Rails Developer

Full Time, Part Time
Cairo - Egypt
Posted 9 months ago

Job Purpose

At Worcbox, we pride ourselves on the amazing team we are building. The driver behind all our passion, our bold and disruptive brand, and the game-changing technology we bring to market, is the people that are now building our products and serving our clients. Delivering a first class technology service requires tremendous hustle, tons of problem solving and a critical eye for quality. We are looking for people that have the same traits.

This is an intense technical side role & this person will work closely with our engineers at Worcbox along with our subcontractors. This role will have direct responsibility for the quality of the products we roll-out at Worcbox.

We are looking for Senior Ruby On Rails developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed to serve various mobile clients ( iOS & Android ). Your primary focus will be development of the Backend API’s and Core Processing for the Apps and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.

Duties and Responsibilities

What You’ll Do :

  • Build advanced back-end applications using Rails framework.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, andship new features.
  • Work with outside data sources and API’s.
  • Integrate advanced features with Google Maps, PaymentGateways and Facebook Graph API.
  • Work with the technical team on stabilising various versions onvarious branches for various platforms.
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability,and general reliability.
  • Work on bug fixing and improving our products performance.
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement newtechnologies to maximise development efficiency.
  • Integrate with various complex chat, customer support, CRMand accounting API’s.
  • Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automatisation


What You Need To Know/Have :

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
  • Proficient with Ruby Development
  • Experience with writing API’s, handling controllers andoptimizing performance.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs .
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • Practical experience with software quality control processes.
  • Proven working experience in Ruby on Rails Framework,including at least five projects that were built and deployed.
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools ( Git, BitBucket .. etc )
  • Experience with third-party libraries and APIs.
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, along with other commonlibraries such as RSpec, Sidekiq and Resque
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape,architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors ,such asSass, based on project requirements.
  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such asJavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Solid understanding of the full software development life cycle.
  • Experience at a high-growth technology company or a startupis a serious plus.
  • Experience in Web Application Testing Domain.
  • Knowledge of Agile Software Development is a must.
  • Knowledge of Jira is a plus.
  • Startup (all-hands-on-deck) “I bust my a** because I love it”approach

•   Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git


• Ground floor opportunity with the team; shape the strategic direction of the company.

  • Advanced paid training in building, maintaining and operating accounting systems.
  • Health Insurance for you, and a discounted rate for your family ( After the 3 months test period ).
  • Paid phone bills and house internet bills.
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment.
  • Access to all kinds of paid courses and trainings as per thecompany’s need.

Job Features

Job CategoryProduct Development
Reports To :CEO
Official Working Hours :9:00AM - 6:00PM
Salary Range :10,000 - 16,000 EGP

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