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Ruby on Rails Developer @ Platform161 Amsterdam or Madrid

PLATFORM161 is looking for a Ruby on Rails Developer

Platform161, the only Dutch DSP in the world! We create digital advertising eco systems for advertisers and media agencies. We are already active in the Netherlands, Germany, Nordics, Spain, US, Turkey, Brazil and Mexico, with offices in Amsterdam, Hamburg, Madrid and Stockholm! Growing rapidly and expanding into new markets.

The people make the company.. We are culturally diverse, young and energetic group of people with a ‘can do’ attitude. Informal with the least amount of hierarchy as possible. Platform161 aims to be a source of inspiration and vitality for each and every team member.

 

DEPARTMENT  
Product & Development

PLACE IN THE ORGANISATION 
Reports to the Product Director Themer Abourayan

PURPOSE OF THE JOB  
To develop and maintain the user interface and related tools so that the product team can bring new projects from ideas to production and clients can use the application without problems.

ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESULT AREA’S 
• Estimate, design and implement user stories into pieces of code that can be released to production, based on the current technology Ruby on Rails and workflow in use;
• Document, work and share knowledge so that people in the team are always informed of the evolution of the application, based on the tools and communication means in use;
• Review the code of the teammates in order to insure a high level of quality of what is produced within the team, based on the reviewing tools and internal guidelines;
• Test technical user stories that can’t be handled by the testing team to insure that no bug is introduced into the application, within the scope of the user stories;
• Monitor and maintain the application to make sure the client tools are behaving as expected within the scope of the user stories  and unpredicted technical events.

WE WORK IN AND REQUIRE TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE (SCALE*: 1 = BASIC – 5 = EXPERT):
• Ruby on Rails *****
• Docker**
• MySQL***
• Angular2, HTML5, CSS, Javascript, AJAX***
• REST API*****

KNOWLEDGE AND PERSONALITY SKILLS:
• Knowledge and experience with Scrum/ Agile workflow
• Experience with continuous delivery
• Deals with complexity, dependencies and constant changes of the playing field
• Great communication skills, great English verbal and writing
• Thrives in a fast paced and fast changing environment
• Enjoys international environment
• Sees possibilities, not limitations
• Experience with peer reviewing

CONDITIONS:
• Regular Hackathons in each other offices, so get your bags ready
• Quarterly events organise by colleague paid by Platform161
• Daily lunch at the office
• New Years event and Summer event in Amsterdam for the whole company
• Great personal development cycle, including personal coach
• The famous Unpaid leave at Platform161
• Get a nice treatment at work such as hairdresser and massage
• Main languages in English, we have 9 nationalities and 50 employees, are you going to be the 10th one?

CONTACT:
Please reply to Monique van de Lest (HR Manager) with your resume, LinkedIn profile or GitHub profile (no agencies!!!): hr@platform161.com

And don’t forget to check our website for more information about the company: www.platform161.com

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