(Senior) Rails Fullstack Engineer Growth (gn)

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At sofatutor, we are convinced that children and young people best achieve their learning goals when they learn at their own pace and can access different learning media. For this purpose, our team has created a digital learning platform that makes learning possible in an individual way, anytime and anywhere. We offer students the opportunity to learn or review school material with the help of learning videos, practice problems and worksheets.

As (Senior) Rails Fullstack Engineer (gn) in our Growth Team you can be part of sofatutor’s journey and have a direct influence on our external presentation via the website and work on a good value proposition that convinces parents to choose sofatutor. You will help to ensure that all visitors to our website understand and experience the benefits of our service.

You don’t live in Berlin? No problem, because you can do the job remotely (EU timezone or similar). Please include your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date in your application.

Our Promise

We offer the support you need to carry out challenging tasks. Your team and your superiors will always help you to develop yourself and your skills at sofatutor successfully. Furthermore, these are some of the additional advantages when working for us:

  • A clear goal: Help students to cope better with school and have fun at the same time
  • A working environment in which you plan your daily schedule together with your team
  • Short and efficient decision-making processes that enable us to react quickly to new challenges
  • Support in your professional development, e.g. through exchange among colleagues in our tech team, with a focus on optimization and Continuous Integration
  • Use of tools such as Slack, Clubhouse, GitHub, CircleCI and technologies around Ruby, Docker and AWS
  • An open feedback culture with an enthusiastic team that meets up regularly and is always open to innovative ideas
  • Team events and sports courses with your colleagues that offer an ideal balance to everyday (home) office, including bouldering, yoga and other sports
  • Home office and flexible working hours catering to your individual work-life-balance

Your Mission

As (Senior) Rails Fullstack Engineer (gn) with focus on Growth, you will help improve the sofatutor platform with the goal to present a good value proposition to our target group parents to convince them to choose sofatutor. Together with experts for frontend, backend, design, CRO and UX, you will implement the technical requirements for our learning platform safely, efficiently, sustainably and pragmatically. Your tasks will include:

  • Development and deployment of new platform A/B test and functionalities on a Ruby on Rails environment
  • Plan tasks together with your Product Owner and Scrum Master and be able to work independently
  • Close cooperation with other developers in your cross-functional team, and (exceeding traditional boundaries) also with designers, UX researchers and other experts
  • Responsibility and maintenance of critical systems together with technical experts
  • Implementation and maintenance of unit and integration tests

Your Profile

You are eager to learn just like we are and as a developer you are always looking for solutions to new challenges. Your strengths lie in the front-end and ideally you have already worked in professional teams on large web development projects. These are the concrete requirements:

  • You have a deep knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript, and previous work experience within a Ruby on Rails environment
  • You understand of Responsive UX / UI design and have a strong Frontend interest
  • You possess an eye for quality, code performance, and strive to apply coding best practices
  • Agile mindset: experience working with agile methodologies (Kanban)
  • You support your team by sharing ideas, learnings, and conducting thorough code reviews
  • You are great at working with an international, cross-functional team, and collaborating even asynchronously
  • You are an advanced speaker of English and located within the EU or similar timezone
  • Big Plus: You are interested in taking part and contributing to ideation sessions and design processes

Do all or most of these points apply to you and do the possibilities of digital learning excite you as much as us? Then you are the perfect candidate for us and we look forward to your application – even if you cannot meet all of our requirements yet!

Über uns

Die Online-Lernplattform sofatutor.com unterstützt seit über zehn Jahren Schüler*innen aller Klassenstufen beim selbstständigen Lernen und wird vielfach im Unterricht eingesetzt. Wir glauben, dass Schüler*innen ihr volles Lernpotenzial dann ausschöpfen, wenn ihnen die Freiheit gegeben wird, eigene Wege zu gehen und individuelle Ziele zu setzen. Mit didaktisch geprüften Lerninhalten in 13 Fächern passt sich unser Angebot dem individuellen Lernfortschritt von Schüler*innen an und hilft, die Noten zu verbessern. Über 100 Mitarbeiter*innen arbeiten an unseren Lernvideos, interaktiven Übungen und Arbeitsblättern und sorgen dafür, dass auch der Spaß beim Lernen nicht zu kurz kommt. Bring deine Talente ein und mach unsere Mission zu deiner!

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