Software Developer – Frontend/Backend
Hardskills is on a mission to change how enterprises train leaders and managers in the world’s fast-growing emerging markets.
We are looking for a talented Software developer to join our Berlin team to help build our platform using Rails from the ground up.
You will gain valuable experience and contribute to building our innovative & proprietary platform that will transform how leadership development is done at scale.
As one of our early technical hires, you will work closely a Senior Backend Ruby developer and our founders who bring a global track record of building successful and innovative technology-led enterprises servicing the Fortune 1000. You will get to focus on big, meaningful technical challenges as we develop our unique offering. We are looking for someone who will make a significant impact and can grow as we accelerate.
This is an opportunity to be a part of a revenue generating start-up with a global market opportunity in B-to-B at an exciting stage of the transformation of workforce skilling.
We offer strong career paths for candidates eager to learn and grow. Hardskills is backed by investors from Silicon Valley and Asia.
Familiar with developing the backend of applications using Ruby, .NET or Java
Strong design and coding skills & rigor
Adept at writing and maintaining clean, efficient, reliable Ruby code using proven, reliable components and design patterns
Data driven and have been a part of agile teams using TDD, automated builds and deployments
Work with our CTO & engineering team to develop our platform
Write code following established best practices and processes to ensure code quality with an eye for performance and maintainability
Test, track, and monitor usage & features
Collaborate with Product, UI/UX teams to create compelling user experiences
BS degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent
Proficiency with at least one of Ruby, C# Java or similar languages; must have used the MVC design pattern
SQL database like MySQL
Solid OO design skills, expertise with design patterns and algorithms
Experience with git, Jira, Confluence, etc.
Proficiency in English
Nice to Have:
Experience with Ruby on Rails, Elixir, Node.js or Python
Digital-media delivery; HTML 5 video, HTTP Adaptive Streaming, HLS, HDS, etc.
Android/iOS app development
Please apply with a cover letter explaining why we should consider you & a resumé.