ENVIRONMENT:If you consider yourself forward-thinking, bursting with innovative ideas and always ready for a hands-on coding challenge then a fast-paced eCommerce Platform wants you as their next Ruby on Rails Developer. You will be required to be passionate about exceptional product design and be a user-friendly experience advocate. You must be comfortable running an Agile process and communicating with stakeholders even in the absence of a Product Manager. You will require 3+ years Ruby on Rails, 1+ years Sketch/Azure/InVision, 1+ years experience on managing server platforms such as Heroku, can easily write SQL, fluent in at least 1 JavaScript framework preferably [URL Removed] skilled in HMTL, SCSS and an expert with modern Git workflow. If you have an interest in learning Ruby on Rails then please also [URL Removed] new features and maintain existing ones across all company systems.

  • Manage and oversee a consistent Agile development process with a strong velocity to keep up with new product development needs.
  • Keep our codebase at a high-test coverage rate and near-perfect uptime.
  • Build a strong UX / product function that drives new product development and existing product optimisation.

    • Comfortable running an Agile process and communicating with stakeholders, even without a Product Manager.
    • Experience in wireframes and knowledge of Product Design.
    • 3+ Years of Ruby on Rails experience.
    • 1+ Years of experience in Design programmes such as Sketch/Azure or InVision.
    • 1+ Years of systems administration experience, including managing servers on a platform such as Heroku.
    • Fluency with data and databases. Easily write SQL.
    • Fluency with at least one front-end Javascript framework, preferably [URL Removed] in HTML, SCSS.
    • Expert in a modern Git workflow, with issues, pull requests, CI, and code review.

    Youll stand out if you:

    • Have a Design, Product Management, or Data background.
    • Have a strong passion for the AgriTech Space.
    • Love contributing to non-tech areas of the business, such as new product development and design, UX, or
    • analytics.

    While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.COMMENTS:When applying for jobs, ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. OnlySA Citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of any of the jobs, please note your relocation plans in all applications for jobs and correspondence. Please e-mail a word copy of your CV to [Email Address Removed] and mention the reference numbers of the jobs. We have a list of jobs on [URL Removed] Datafin IT Recruitment – Cape Town Jobs.

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