Backend Developer (Ruby on Rails)

Johannesburg Permanent 800,000 - 900,000
  • Backend Developer with extensive experience in Ruby on Rails
  • Preferred experience is end-to-end Application and Process Engineering

About Our Client

The organisation is in the financial services space specialising in credit and lending financial systems. The organisation were the early pioneers of online lending in South Africa. They have evolved to become a mass online loan underwriter with new Fintech opportunities.

Job Description

Lead and deliver the integration into new partner services from the analysis phase though the integration design until go live and post-delivery monitoring:

  • Solution and develop ad-hoc solutions outside of the box for some special projects
  • Monitor and measure the quality of service of existing partners that are already integrated to the platform
  • Expand internal monitoring, reporting and operational tools and processes
  • Drive partners integrating to our network providing technical expertise and support.

The candidate will be handling integration and support through activities and tools such as:

  • APIs, Mobile Application Development (Andriod Suite) ;
  • Monolib; .
  • In addition, Node (JavaScript), PHP and Python would be considered; Script writing with MySQL and SQL stacks.

The Successful Applicant

  • Formal education in Computer Science or Software Development
  • Insurance or Financial Services background
  • Knowledge of IT QA processes and protocols
  • Knowledge in Backend Development for Fintech operation
  • 5+ years Back End Development using Ruby on Rails
  • 7+ years working with Databases and a good understanding of SQL
  • Vue.js , JavaScript (ES6) , HTML5/CSS, NodeJS
  • API design, develop, maintain and consume (SOAP, REST, JSON)
  • Experience in writing test scripts using RSpec
  • Extensive knowledge of Design Patterns (MVC etc.)
  • Experience with MySQL and Linux
  • Proficient understanding of Gitlab
  • Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills and experience

What's on Offer

CTC: ZAR 800 K P.A (min) - ZAR 900 000 P.A (neg)

Ayavuya Reginald Jack
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+27 11 303 8300

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Ayavuya Reginald Jack
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+27 11 303 8300
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