Remote Senior Ruby on Rails Dev

Website QuickMail

Join a meritocracy, no politics needed (nor welcomed) Work 4 days a week, and have an extra day for learning or running errands We practice open-book management (understand how the business works and why what you work on really matters for our clients)

Company 

  • QuickMail is one of the leading cold email outreach solutions for sending business-to-business cold emails.
  • It is used by small and medium businesses all over the world to reach out to potential clients and grow their businesses.
  • Our clients are composed of Entrepreneurs, Founders, Growth Marketers & Agencies (small & medium businesses).
  • QuickMail was started in 2014. We more than doubled the business in 2022 and we have the same ambitious goal for 2023.
  • We are 100% self-funded and composed of a small group of highly driven co-workers.

Our current stack

  • Backend: Ruby on Rails 6.1, Sidekiq 6 & Webpack 4
  • Frontend: Angular 9 with Rxjs, Pug & Bootstrap 4
  • Communication layer: GraphQL, Apollo & Pusher
  • Hosting: Heroku with Postgres & Redis
  • Extra services: AWS for EC2 & Routes

Your initial responsibilities

  • In the first weeks, to familiarize you with our code, you’ll be making some small changes to the code to either fix problems or extend existing solutions.
  • You’ll then move toward building smaller scope features & advancing on longer-term projects.
  • Ultimately, you will have the possibility to make a big impact on the product by driving initiatives to support the business (e.g. build an integration, create a new feature, extend the API…)

The role will evolve into more complex responsibilities based on your ability to write good, clean, and maintainable code as well as communicate & interact with the team.

We promote internally so this leaves a lot of opportunities to grow in more senior roles as your career advance with us.

You

  • You deeply ❤️ coding, you are pragmatic in your approach to development, have a positive attitude, and have the ability to make decisions on your own.
  • You have great analytical skills with a demonstrable ability to simplify complex things.
  • You can speak and write in English without problems.
  • You have at least 4 years of professional experience with Ruby on Rails and command a good understanding of background jobs.
  • You use Git regularly (pull request, merge, rebase…)

Benefits

  • Work 4 days (4x8hr) a week, work from home or from a coffee shop, we are a remote-first company. Use your extra day for learning or running errands and save a couple of thousand dollars a year in commuting costs and 100+ hrs each year.
  • Solid engineering practices, we use branching and pull requests, review apps, apply scrum with weekly sprints, daily standups, velocity & retrospectives. The code is well structured and the architecture is sound.
  • You’ll join a meritocracy, no-bs culture, no politics, only candid feedback to keep improving. Think Netflix culture.
  • A chance to step in and have a big impact on a growing SaaS company. You’ll learn about the business side too and get to know the financials as we practice open-book management
  • 1 team retreat per year for work and fun: https://youtu.be/OY5l3ueZMUo
  • We focus on learning and personal growth ($100/mo budget for learning/books/courses).

To apply for this job please visit app.talentpipe.io.