Senior Backend Engineer (Ruby) at

Berlin, Germany

Posted on Jul 26 2017 (22 days ago)

About the company:

This company was founded in the UK in 2013 and now operating from Berlin. A young encryption software startup enables millions of people worldwide to safely browse websites. As well as unblock them from other countries. Its diverse team of highly skilled experts from around the globe tirelessly work to bring users the privacy and security they deserve online. Started from a browser extension for Google Chrome and versions for Android & iOS, a company currently serves more than 7 platforms. Thy undoubtedly successful Internet security solution has reached 25M download mark. And it was in just a few years while the company was constantly raising funds for development of its new top-notch products.

Your Role:

Haven’t still taken a final decision on what European country is worth to be your next work destination? Does the idea of landing a fulfilling IT job abroad doesn’t go away from your thoughts? In this case, we’d like to help you make your choice. How about joining a thriving Internet security startup in the gorgeous Berlin city? Here is a list of challenges you will face with as a Backend Engineer:

  • Current and upcoming products maintaining;
  • Use product requirements and business challenges to solve issues;
  • Work with product development;
  • Develop and performance of pragmatic and scalable solutions;
  • АРІ and services support (user dаshbоаrd, vоuсhеr service, RVS, etc.);
  • Architect, develop and maintain whole API’s separated components;
  • Scaling of inner services (messaging infrastructure, API, and other);
  • Within a team environment, proactively contribute and seek assistance to all activities, including reviews of code and design, mentoring.

Your qualification:

  • 5+ years of experience as a Backend or Fullstack (emphasis on the Backend) Engineer;
  • Mastery of software architecture and engineering;
  • Skilled at service based API components architecting;
  • Expert knowledge in testing frameworks and writing testable code;
  • Prior experience with best practises/coding patterns;
  • Strong Ruby and RoR skills;
  • Ruby ecosystem skills (versions, Gems, Capistrano, etc.);
  • Prior experience with JS is appreciated;
  • Profound expertise in Databases and ORMs (Postgres, Redis, ActiveRecord);
  • Great comprehension in utilizing caching strategies;
  • Experience with another Language is appreciated;
  • Expertise in REST APIs building and secure authentication;
  • Passionate for Docker, Kubernetes or other deployment tools and strategies;
  • Good grasp of scalable, robust, and fault-tolerant services building;
  • Excellent English verbal and written skills.


For additional details on this role contact - Daria Tymokhina

Skype: daria.tymokhina 


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