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Shoreditch, Hackney - Greater London




£50,000 - £75,000 per annum






0203 397 4565

A Shoreditch-based start-up nominated for several awards & backed by top VCs are looking for a Software Engineer to join their team.

A Software Engineer in this company will be building an app to improve childcare in London, delivering the vision of making it affordable & easy to match up nannies and families

You will be designing and building technology that provides curriculum based on modern evidence from neuroscience, psychology and education.

As a software engineer, you will be working in Ruby in the backend, with Rails, PostgreSQL & Redis. You’ll also be using modern frontend tooling, with ES6 & React.


You will send pull requests & complete code reviews in Github and ensuring CircleCI gives it the green light prior to going live.


Deployment will predominantly be to Heroku with some AWS involved – however, the priority is using the right tech for the job!


Don’t worry if you haven’t got extensive experience with Ruby – if you have strong JavaScript experience want to learn Ruby, this is a great opportunity!

You will need to be a software engineer who is passionate about continuous improvement and enthusiastic about building key features that bring it up a notch!


The software engineers here run short development cycles to test theories and apply smart decisions quickly – a definite ‘fail fast’ mentality within the team


Delivering value is at the core of their beliefs – this means feature flags and deployment as often as necessary


You will be a software engineer happy to work closely with product and operations to develop creative solutions to tackle business critical problems.

The salary for this role is between £50,000 - £75000 with share options (0.1% - 1%), gym & showers plus more!

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