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Cross-border cloud payments for businesses

Software Engineer - Ruby

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Currencycloud is somewhere where innovative thinking and the power of technology know no limits. We know that the success of the business depends on the people who keep it moving, which is why we are looking for exceptional talent to join our international payments revolution.

About the role...

Our stack is made up of distributed applications, primarily built on Ruby, Scala, RabbitMQ, Redis, MySQL/Aurora and Javascript – though we are not afraid of using the right tool for the job and will assess what technology is correct for each project.

You’ll be joining one of our agile Product squads, and will play a key role in ensuring the team delivers simple, scalable solutions for a wide range of problems. We are a team who are always looking for ways to improve our process, and your experience and curiosity will help us do that.

We are a currently working on a greenfield project to rewrite several features of our platform in Ruby and we're looking for a mid/senior Ruby developer that can help us reach our ambition goals.

As a member of the team you will contribute to the architecture and technical choices we make. Our aim is to create a state-of-the-art technical environment.

What are the Day to Day tasks:

* Working with scalable web applications and APIs
* Primarily using Ruby for building backend applications
* Using a large SQL database
* Working alongside Infrastructure/DevOps with provisioning tools (e.g Terraform, AWS, Docker)

What experience do I need:

* Developing with other modern languages (e.g. Scala, Elixir, Go, Python) is appreciated
* Experience using and developing on AWS is preferred
* Functional programming with Ruby desired - practical or theoretical
* Ideally Tech environment exposure

Which personal attributes should I have

*Strong communicator, able to simply articulate complex technical concepts
* Comfortable working in a agile scale-up environment
* Desire to progress as a Ruby engineer

We offer a comprehensive range of employee benefits, have a no dress code policy, flexible home working, a day off for your birthday and socials every Friday. So, if you’re ready to join a thriving global business at our HQ based in the heart of London’s Spitalfields, then get in touch!