QuikkDev is an African API platform for payments, data, services & utility.
We are seeking a Ruby on Rails developer to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of Ruby on Rails and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. You will work closely with our team of developers and designers. The successful candidate will have a strong track record of delivering high-quality code and be able to work collaboratively with other team members.
ResponsibilitiesDevelop and maintain projects using Ruby on Rails Collaborate with designers and other developers to build high-quality, responsive applications Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and compliance with standards Debug and troubleshoot issues that arise during development and deployment Collaborate with team members to identify and prioritize tasks Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies in software development Continuously improve our development processes and tools
Requirements2+ years of experience using Ruby on Rails Solid understanding of software development principles and web application architecture Experience with building & consuming APIs Proficient with relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL) Experience with unit testing Experience with source control (Git) Familiarity with Agile methodologies Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail Excellent communication and collaboration skills Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
Desired SkillsFamiliarity with Rails & containerization (Docker) Experience with GCP, AWS or other cloud platforms Understanding of microservices architecture Experience with testing frameworks such as Minitest, RSpec
BenefitsFlexible working hours Supportive team culture
Working on a Founders Factory venture provides a rare opportunity for you to team up with world-class thinkers, entrepreneurs, and creators in building and launching a successful tech start-up. This role offers the freedom and excitement of working in a nippy early-stage start-up coupled with a large organisation's financial stability and resource access.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to lead a game-changing start-up with global growth aspirations and to help shape the future of Africa's start-up ecosystem.