Ruby on Rails Devs (f/m) in BERLIN, Germany


Is GitHub the first thing you think of when when you hear “forking”? Wimdu is an exciting, new start-up company headquartered in Berlin and one of the biggest Ruby projects in Europe. As a well-funded start-up with a long term mission, Wimdu has grown to host over 50,000 properties in over 100 countries since March 2011. Our main concept is to “travel like a local”. Wimdu has a very international team, is already among the top players and caters to a global audience from the headquarters in Berlin. For our office in Berlin we are looking for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer (m/f) Are you a hacker with experience in test-driven development in Ruby and Rails? Do you want to become a part of one of the most advanced startups in Europe in this area? If yes, contact us today!

And this is our offer: If you seek to work within a friendly and supportive environment with many learning opportunities, then Wimdu is the right choice for you. You will become part of one of the biggest Ruby projects in Europe with highly skilled developers while at the same time individually enhancing a global online platform coded in Ruby on Rails. That is how your work will directly impact Wimdu’s worldwide success. We offer you the international start-up spirit, combined with an inspiring workplace in a stylish converted warehouse directly located in the heart of Germany´s capital and the chance to work on fascinating projects. You will benefit from an attractive compensation and many development opportunities. Given you prepare a talk proposal, Wimdu pays for you going to conferences and meet-ups. Our Wimdu academy, a chill-out area and many events complete our offer and enrich your days as a part of our fantastic team. Excited by the prospect of joining us? Please mention the reference number RuFo1204RoR, email us at ZW5naW5lZXJpbmdAd2ltZHUuY29t and feel free to include your GitHub handle!

Before we ask you, ask us: Send us your questions and we will get back to you. We are looking forward to hearing from you! Wimdu GmbH

Ohlauer Straße 43 10999 Berlin

Required skills:

Your tasks: • You will contribute proactively to a highly agile test-driven development process with daily releases and weekly deploys • You will change the face of Wimdu by independently developing and implementing new features for 50 localized top-level domains that will be visited by hundreds of thousands of users • You will be involved when it comes to proposing, implementing and developing sophisticated back-end solutions on rails • You follow your own schedule and ideas to improve our platform on one day of the week independently of company priorities • You will visit conferences and meet-ups

Your Profile: • You are a zealous developer (m/f) with an educational background in the field of Computer Science or similar, but passionate career changers are also welcome. At the end of the day, what we care about most, is your personality and the quality of your work. • You are a passionate Ruby coder with hands on experience in open source projects, a start-up or a software firm • You are open-minded, a good communicator and enjoy working as part of a team • You work for start-ups! Not as an aspiration, but as a way of life