Ruby on Rails Engineer

Bold Penguin - permanent

United States

04 Feb

Applicants must reside in: Canada, United States

We’re seeking a full stack Software Engineer who will serve as a cross-functional member of the engineering team who embraces DevOps culture and practices. We’re at a pivotal point where we’re building the platform that will serve as the foundation for the business for years to come.

Experience

Skills

  • Engineers backend services and APIs using Ruby on Rails
  • Builds web front-end applications using technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and TypeScript including frameworks such as Angular, React, or Vue
  • Integrates with third party APIs such as Twilio and with various insurance carriers
  • Creates automated tests to ensure our applications are reliable
  • Automates the deployment pipeline to enable frequent deployments and consistent builds from development through production
  • Shares responsibility for site reliability engineering first designing resilient systems and applications, troubleshoots performance or availability issues, and participates in the on call rotation
  • Creates relational database schemas and performs query optimization as well as using in memory data stores
  • Collaborates closely with Systems and Security Engineers to build secure and reliable applications

Qualifications

  • 5+ years relevant experience building scalable and functional applications, including two years of Ruby.
  • Experience in technology companies and startups using open source technologies including Linux, Git, AWS, and modern development environments
  • Expert in either front-end or back-end but capable with both.
  • Familiar with a microservice architecture

Salary and Perks

Remote working!

To learn more about Bold Penguin’s results-focused culture and employee-focused perks, read more on our careers page.

Technology
Ruby
Ruby on Rails

About Bold Penguin

Bold Penguin cuts the friction out of commercial insurance.

The Bold Penguin Marketplace is a highly efficient commercial insurance exchange that connects customers, agents, and carriers to match the right quote in record time.

Founded as an insurtech innovator based in Columbus, Ohio, Bold Penguin rapidly increases speed-to-bind for commercial insurance. In 2016, they launched a highly efficient exchange that enhances the connections between customers, agents, and carriers—reducing friction in the buying process for everyone.

Integrating technology with the human touch, the exchange is powered by a recommendation engine that’s always learning, utilizing data to predict the optimum placement of insurance risks.

Tens of thousands of policies are processed through their platform each month. Bold Penguin partners with top brokers and insurers to make underwriting small commercial simpler, faster, and more profitable.

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Please email us at: recruiting@boldpenguin.com

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