Software Engineer (m/f/d) Ruby on Rails

Your mission

By joining our jobmensa team as a Software Engineer, you will work on Germany's largest job platform for students. Together with your cross-functional team you take responsibility for product discovery, delivery and site reliability.

Currently your team replaces the last parts of a monolithic system with an event-driven microservices architecture to set the technical foundation upon which you will design and implement exciting new features to drive innovation on the job platform. We are using Ruby on Rails, GraphQL and RabbitMQ.

Being a software engineer at jobvalley is not only about writing good code. In your team you contribute with your skills and ideas. This starts with the conception and exploration of central topics and leads to their architectural and technical implementation.

The work of our seven teams always focuses on the overarching goal of enhancing our product by creating added value for academics, companies and our internal employees alike.

Your profile

  • You have many years of experience working as a backend developer and improving products.

  • You enjoy working in pragmatic and agile teams that have an iterative and incremental development approach.

  • You already gained experiences with Ruby and Ruby on Rails. 

  • You have knowledge of event-driven microservices architectures. 

  • You enjoy learning and sharing your knowledge with your colleagues. 

  • You already used (or understand the concept of) event-streaming platforms like RabbitMQ or Apache Kafka.

What we offer you

  • Remote work or a workplace in one of our central offices - you decide   

  • Completely flexible working hours and the possibility to work half-time

  • Training budget for attending conferences and advanced trainings

  • 10% of your working time is allocated as learning time

  • Your preferred setup: whether macOS, Linux or Windows

  • A self-organized and cross-functional team with a great team spirit

  • Interesting tasks with personal responsibility and the use of the latest technologies

Sounds interesting?

Just write us if you have any questions or if you think the job might suit you. Send your mail – with some information about what you have done so far – to

Your contact person is Marieke.