Car Next Door

Full-Stack Ruby on Rails Engineer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

About the role We are looking to attract an experienced and self-motivated Full-Stack Ruby on Rails developer, to join a highly experienced development team as we scale up. The role would suit someone who wants to play a key part in the development team, working on exciting projects in one of Australia's most promising start-ups. You will help drive the technology direction of the company, supported by our well-rounded team as we embark on a fast-paced programme of development to help the business expand throughout Australia and beyond.

What you'll be doing:

  • You'll contribute to the development of Car Next Door’s core car-sharing platform. We're on Rails 5.1, and currently shifting the web front-end to Tailwind CSS and Stimulus JS. Everything's hosted on AWS with continuous delivery using Buildkite.
  • We have a current focus on improving the UX before we get cracking on some exciting new features and push further on work already done with analytics and machine learning.
  • You'll contribute to the direction of our technical environment and development practices, and share the responsibility of ensuring we have a rock-solid platform that can cope with our rapid growth.

This is a full-time remote position with a Sydney-friendly timezone. Head-office is in Sydney with the development team currently spread across Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Brisbane. The offer will include a salary and potential equity for the right person.

Skill Requirements

  • 3+ years' commercial software development experience (with at least two years RoR)
  • Experience with Javascript and CSS
  • A focus on detail including around automated tests and documenting your code
  • Experience debugging and optimising web applications for speed and scale
  • An agile mindset and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and requirements
  • Pride in your work and a desire to contribute to a small team of dedicated and talented people
  • An understanding of what we’re doing (and why) and a passion to get involved

It would be a bonus if you had:

  • A Computer science, engineering or equivalent degree
  • A special area of focus, eg., data visualisation, performance tuning, cloud DevOps, or automated testing

About the Company

Car Next Door is the fastest-growing car sharing network in Australia. We’re on a mission to fundamentally change the way people think about transport and to free the planet from the ‘one person, one car’ mentality. Since 2012, we have successfully grown to having around 1,300 cars on our platform and have had over 100,000 bookings.

How to apply

Submit your application using the following link.

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