Ruby Developer – Software Engineer – RoR

AWD Online
Stockport, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, North West England
up to £60,000 + Benefits
07 Feb 2018
08 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Mid or Senior Level Ruby Developer / Software Engineer with good design, development, problem solving, documentation and testing skills is required for a well-established, Global Market Leading Company based in Stockport, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, North West England.

SALARY: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum + Benefits (Private Healthcare, Generous Life Insurance, Pension with Company Contribution, Free Parking)

LOCATION: Stockport, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, North West England  

** Excellent Career Development Opportunities **

** Join a Global Market Leading Company **

** Work with the Latest Technologies **


We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a mid or senior level Ruby Developer / Ruby on Rails Software Engineer with good design, development, problem solving, documentation and testing skills.

Working as the Ruby Developer / Software Engineer you’ll be designing and developing products for the Company’s customers as well as new security tools and technologies to enhance the value they can offer to their customers.

As the Ruby Developer / Software Engineer you’ll play a key role within each phase of the software development life-cycle and contribute at every stage of the product development life cycle, working cross functionally with the Company’s Infrastructure, Security and Data Warehouse Teams - as well as the other Development Teams. All in a supportive, trusting and open work environment.

As a successful candidate, you’ll be working as part of an organisation that promotes internal advancement and where you’ll get constant opportunities to learn new technologies and skills. Career development is a big thing for the Company and they take their people development very seriously. They want you to learn and progress quickly and will provide you with the training and support to achieve that at the right pace.


This Global Market Leading Company has a proud track record of numerous industry firsts and has an ambitious technology roadmap to ensure they maintain their leading position.

The US market leaders for ten years, specialising within the healthcare industry, they’ve assumed the same position in the UK over the last three years and are now looking to strengthen that position significantly, while developing new markets across Europe and the Middle East.

As a successful applicant, you will have a great opportunity to join this Global Market Leading Company that can offer excellent career development opportunities and the chance to work with some of the latest technologies.


As the Ruby Developer / Software Engineer you will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Must have a good level of Ruby expertise
  • Passion for solving a problem that potentially affects us all
  • Solid understanding of APIs, Messaging Software and Interoperability Techniques and Standards
  • Proven track record in developing high quality and maintainable applications
  • Experience with gathering and documenting technical requirements and specifications
  • Experience using different development methodologies including Scrum and Agile, and test-driven development (TDD)
  • Disciplined approach to best practices (e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design documentation, quality assurance)

In addition, experience in three of the following would be desirable but not essential:

  • Large-scale web application development
  • HTML5, CSS3, and Responsive Design using media queries
  • Web application security
  • SQL, including the use of aggregate functions and complex joins
  • JavaScript, AJAX, and a major JavaScript library (jQuery, YUI, Prototype, Angular, etc.)
  • Microservices, SOA, ESB
  • UX and UI


To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

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