Ruby Developer | 6 Month Contract | Immediate Start


$450.00 - $550.00 / day


Melbourne CBD

Date posted:

16 July 2019

Employment type:


Job reference:



IT and technology


The Company

Robert Half Technology are working alongside a leading educational institute seeking a Mid-Senior Ruby on Rails Developer to join a social, high performing development team based on the CBD fringe. This company received 61 million websites views last year and generates around $1 billion in economic activity.

The Role

Reporting into the Digital Manager, the Ruby on Rails developer will be required to work closely with the team's two other Ruby on Rails developers to;

  • Better detect errors and bugs

  • Identify the sources of bugs

  • Write code to resolve bugs or improve robustness

  • Conduct code reviews

  • Look for ways to simplify, secure, and shrink our existing code base.

Your Profile

In order to be successful, you will have excellent communication skills and a hard-working nature. My marketing leading client is looking to bolster the team's capacity in back-end development to better support existing systems, web applications, and APIs.

Required skills:

  • Excellent back-end development skills with Ruby on Rails.

  • Testable, effective and communicative code.

  • Solid experience with (1) unit tests and (2) end-to-end tests.

  • Sound working knowledge of Git.

  • Familiarity with continuous integration and deployment processes.

  • Ability to follow and suggest improvements to process.

  • Working knowledge of application security practices and principles (e.g., OWASP Top 10).


  • Experience with building on and deploying to cloud platforms (we use Heroku and AWS).

  • Experience with microservice architectures.

  • Experience with DevOps.

  • Experience with Elasticsearch.

  • Experience with authentication systems

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