[rails-oceania] [Job] Senior Ruby Developer - Sydney or remote

VERIDAPT is a well-established industrial IoT business bringing together
the best in software, hardware, and services to provide millions in savings
and added value to our customers.

Our products are used globally and we’re still expanding. Over the past
year new opportunities have emerged in new markets that require
diversification through adding to our software offerings.
Job Description
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We’re looking for a solid Ruby developer to join the team working on a
greenfield Rails application that explores our new directions. Once
established you’ll also learn the ins and outs of the existing application
that’s still actively developed.

We’re a small team of thinkers, learners and doers who achieve results well
beyond our size though a considered and pragmatic approach. We value shared
knowledge, collaboration and an appreciation of individualism amongst our

Do you…

  • Have pride in the craft of engineering awesome features.
  • Give thoughtful, considered code reviews.
  • Love learning and always try to improve yourself.
  • Like working autonomously, as well as collaborating with your team
    mates remotely.

If so, read on!

We are looking for someone who has;

  • 5-10 years software development experience across multiple languages
  • A strong understanding of Ruby and Ruby on Rails
  • A pragmatic approach drawn from your previous failures and successes
  • Pride in the craft of software development and writing well-structured
    idiomatic code
  • An understanding of architecture patterns that help push past standard
    Rails CRUD design
  • Experience debugging the really tricky problems. Can jump to the
    library level and below.
  • Strong database knowledge. Can tune queries and understand how and
    when to use indexes.
  • Can explain technical things in plain language, written and orally.
  • A self-improvement mindset continually striving to learn and grow
  • The ability to write thoughtful and considered code reviews
  • You’re comfortable working autonomously, and collaborating with the
    team remotely
  • Experience with agile development practices

And also perhaps;

  • An understanding of the AWS ecosystem
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as React
  • Experience with Docker

Typical technologies you’ll find in our work include Ruby, Ruby on
Rails, JavaScript, React,
Typescript, jQuery, Backbone, GraphQL, AWS, SQLServer, Postgresql,
Ansible, Docker, Kotlin, Vagrant, Terraform.
Additional Information

Why Work with us

This is a really exciting time to join VERIDAPT. We are on a journey over
the next 3 years to grow and operate in totally new markets.

We are a small group who now enjoy a blend of working from home, and coming
into our North Sydney office. We have found through COVID that we work
perfectly well remotely and so are not returning 100%, but like to meet in
person regularly to stay connected and collaborate on interesting work. We
will consider remote workers with a preference for APAC timezones.

Be part of a genuine team that will innovate how multiple industries use
technologies to improve data and analytics for improved supply chain
security and verification. We have a unique environment in that we design,
develop, test, manufacture and deploy all hardware and software from our
North Sydney offices.

IMPORTANT if you are not eligible to work full time in Australia
please do not apply. Sponsorship is not available for this position, and we
cannot support those with restricted working hours.

We do not use 3rd parties or recruitment agencies to fill our vacancies
and accept no liability to pay any fees for any introductions.