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Giant Monkey is a successful, quickly growing software company specialized in standardized solutions for culture, leisure, and industry. Our craft is our passion. We are growing and looking for a Ruby on Rails developer to strengthen our team!

We are:

  • a small team of 18+ people (and one dog)
  • a bunch of coffee snobs
  • we cherish family
  • we speak English and German
  • everybody helps where they can
  • we live open communication and mutual trust
  • everyone is accepted as they are
  • job interviews are conducted with your future colleagues
  • a great team that addresses challenges together

What you will be working on:

  • developing and maintaining rails applications of different scales
  • creating and implementing application specs with our customers and stakeholders
  • making strategic design decisions, often with a high degree of autonomy
  • working closely with your colleagues in small teams

Whom we are looking for (formal requirements part one):

  • a senior full stack developer with 5+ years experience in Ruby on Rails
  • embracing a testing culture and practising TDD and code reviewing
  • you know how to work in teams, bonus if you led a team in the past
  • you can organise yourself and are familiar with tools like JIRA, Confluence, Mattermost, and Slack
  • you speak English or German fluently C1 level required
  • you already live in Berlin or close by ( we cannot take over costs for relocation, sorry)

What technical skills you will need (formal requirements part two):

  • Rails 3 – 6
  • PostgreSQL / Redis
  • Docker
  • Linux / MacOSX
  • deep knowledge of git
  • bonus if you know GraphQL

What we offer:

  • flexible working hours and overtime compensation
  • team events
  • a friendly (home ?) office atmosphere
  • a damn good portafilter coffee machine (Rocket Appartamento)
  • optionally a business cell phone
  • optionally a cost sharing on BVG pass
  • a job you will like to do

Sound good?

Send your CV to [email protected] with subject “Senior Rails Dev” and tell us a little about yourself: Who are you? What are your interests? What else have you done in your life so far? And what is your favorite monkey?

Please understand that we have to reject applications which do not meet the formal requirements, sorry.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

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