Junior Ruby on Rails Developer

Robert Bornemann (Germany, Germany)
Posted: 2013-07-04
Type: Fulltime

We are Wimdu, an awesome start-up headquartered in the heart of Berlin! Initially funded with $90 million, Wimdu has grown to host over 150,000 properties in over 100 countries, connecting guests and hosts worldwide. We are on track to become Europe’s leading marketplace for private accommodation offering an authentic travel experience for those looking for a smart alternative to hotels. Wimdu has the vision, the passion and the drive to succeed and we’re now looking for motivated folks to join our multi-talented, international crew that makes it all happen!

For our office in Berlin we are looking for an

Junior Ruby on Rails Developer


Are you passionate and experienced when it comes to Back-End development? Do you enjoy working in an international environment and contributing to the overall objective of delivering well-designed and coded applications or application enhancements? Then join our team and become part of our further success. As a Junior Ruby on Rails Developer at Wimdu you will be involved when it comes to proposing, implementing, and developing sophisticated back-end solutions on Rails.


Your Tasks

         You will contribute proactively to a highly agile test-driven development process with continuous releases

         Your work will substantially benefit our internet platform and improve our User Experience

         You will help us to build new web services and integrate third-party web services to our platform

         You will code additional features and enhancements using test-driven development methods

         You will work within agile teams working with SCRUM or Kanban

         You will join weekly Tech-Talks and regular technical exchange


Your Profile:

         You hold a degree in Information Science, Mathematics, Management Information Systems or a related field

         You have at least 1 year commercial developer experience and maintain current knowledge of Ruby on Rails

         You are passionate about programming, and have a basic understanding of BDD

         You have experience in object oriented programming like RoR, Python, Java, .Net or PHP

         You are familiar with Mongo DB, MySQL, jQuery and JavaScript

         You are an excellent communicator and love working in a team

         You ideally have a Github profile that you could forward us


Our Offer:

If you seek to work within a friendly and supportive environment, with a high performance culture and many learning opportunities, then we are looking for you! Based in Berlin, you will be a part of the IT team and your work will directly influence Wimdu´s development and worldwide success.

We offer international startup-spirit based in a converted warehouse in the heart of Germany´s capital. The Wimdu Academy, monthly events, and a chill-out area complete our offer and will enrich your days as a part of our fantastic team. Furthermore you will have the opportunity to obtain a hands-on experience in a new, rapidly growing company, benefiting from a highly-motivated team, flat hierarchies and flexible structures.


Excited by the prospect of joining us? Please forward your application by using the following link: http://hire.jobvite.com/j/?aj=o6sDXfwS&s=rubyonjobs


We look forward to hearing from you!


Wimdu GmbH | Ohlauer Straße 43 | 10999 Berlin |

www.wimdu.de | www.wimdu.de/jobs

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