Job Description

208815800
£200 - £500/day 800
IT
13-Oct-2018
 

Back end Developer Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails backend developer to work in the Automation team on great gov uk.Working in a multi-disciplinary agile team, including frontend developers, designers and user researchers. The team is led by a product manager and delivery manager and works very closely with other parts of the great gov uk team.What the specialist will work on* Backend development for the Automation team on great gov uk* Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code* Integration of data storage solutions* Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic* Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems* Help maintain code quality, organization and automatizationEssential skills and experience* Demonstrable extensive experience and expertise in Ruby and the Rails framework (1%)* Demonstrable extensive experience and expertise in Sidekiq or a similar background async framework using Ruby (1%)* Demonstrable experience and expertise in Python 3 (1%)* Demonstrable experience and expertise in Python Django web framework (1%)* Demonstrable experience and expertise in Celery or a similar background async framework using Python (1%)* Demonstrable extensive experience and expertise in Postgresql (1%)* Demonstrable extensive experience and expertise in Elasticsearch (1%)* Experience working with Agile methodologies, TDD (Test Driven Development) and (CI & CD) Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery using Scrum, Jenkins and custom internal tooling (1%)* Experience in writing unit tests and integration tests (1%)* Experience in designing and building REST APIs (1%)Nice-to-have skills and experience* Demonstrable experience in OAuth 2 integration (as a consumer of service) (1%)* Demonstrable experience with Heroku or GOV UK PaaS (1%)* Demonstrable experience in setting up and managing a test pipeline (1%)* Have the interest in DevOps operations and willingness to collaborate with and help DevOps in operations and second level support (1%)* Demonstrable experience with Government Service development (1%)Closing: Wednesday 17 October 2018