Senior Software Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Aon

Ruby on Rails (advanced)
Backend (advanced)
Location: Kraków or fully remote work
 
CoverWallet is a startup on a mission to reinvent the insurance industry combining data, design and technology. CoverWallet is growing rapidly and expanding across the USA. We’re just more than a year old, and have raised $30 million in funding from top tier VCs (Foundation Capital, Union Square Ventures, Two Sigma, Index Ventures, and Founder Collective), and have built an incredible team of ~150 people (70% in New York and 30% between Madrid and Valencia). We are growing our team in Spain with some of the best engineers in Europe.
 
We are currently looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join our team in our Kraków office. Our goal is to implement an engineering team from 0, so It will be a new team. Our stack is: ruby, nodeJS, javascript, reactJS. We also have some python, elixir and go.
 
Now they are looking for a Senior Ruby Developer to be part of the Engineering team and help them with their multi-site platform while being an operational enabler for the rest of the organization.

Tasks:

  • Design, implement and deploy our software products
  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Integrate software services and third-party services
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Work as part of a team with other engineers to build and deliver features
  • Participate in code reviews, identify and apply best practices for software development
  • Create technical documentation for reference
  • Prepare accurate implementation task lists/time estimates and deliver assignments based on requirements
  • Contribute to the security of our systems
  • Contribute to recruitment activities
  • Produce and promote clean code
  • Mentor other junior engineers
  • Act as a technical representative with external stakeholders on behalf of the team
  • Eventually, play a scrum master role
  • Recommend and implement new technologies, processes, and systems to increase productivity
  • Work with the leadership team to define the platform roadmap
Must-have: 
  • Proven experience as a Software Engineer including Ruby and Rails technology stack
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies, and a delivery process based on pull-requests
  • Experience with test-driven software design
  • Knowledge of cloud infrastructure and deployment processes
  • Ability to learn new languages and technologies
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Team player
  • Usually BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
Nice-to-have: 
  • Operations as a Service mindset
  • Influencing over ordering communication skills
  • Out-of-the-box thinker
  • Autonomous learner
  • Proactive in taking ownership
 
We offer:
  • Flexible remote work environment
  • MacBook + peripherals at choice
  • 1500 EUR/education
  • Annual trip to NYC for 1 week retreat
  • Hackathons/Events/Tech talks
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment – we value openness and authenticity and believe in the power of feedback
  • Employee-appreciation culture (multiple recognition programs)
  • The best medical cover on the market with free dental care
  • Wellbeing awareness (access to free mental health helpline, Stay-Well Day off, lectures, sports and more)
  • Generous benefits package (personal accident insurance, benefit platform for vouchers and more)
  • Internal career opportunities, individual development plan, professional development training and resources
  • Lots of social events, charity actions and opportunities to integrate with colleagues

To apply for this job please visit cz.talent.com.