Backend (Ruby) Developer for high-growth startup managed by Adidas

Location: Austria

Ready to change the world with code? Your mission, should you choose to accept it, will be to make the world a happier, healthier place. With hundreds of millions of users, and championship backing from Adidas, this app is already helping individuals lead a more active lifestyle - but it needs you.


What your friends think you do:


Struggle to fit the odd bit of coding into your packed fitness/massage/breakfast schedule.


What you actually do:


Use brand new technologies to develop and evolve apps used by hundreds of millions of health nuts to track their fitness progress. Your challenge? Build top-class backend infrastructure and flawless applications.


As a backend developer, you’ll get to enjoy the best of both worlds: working as part of a dynamic, agile startup, but with the backing of one of the biggest sports companies in the world.


Great if you:

  • Speak English and Ruby (not a problem if you have a slight accent)

  • Have experience writing robust, maintainable HTTP and REST APIs

  • Know SQL and are familiar with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB or Cassandra

  • Can speak JSON (preferably JSON API) and REST to clients


Even better if you:

  • Have an Olympic-sized passion for sport

  • Have experience designing sports applications or running similar projects


What’s in it for you:

  • Fitness-friendly flexible working hours

  • The chance to get healthy, for free! Gym, yoga, zumba and hip hop classes...

  • ...and unlimited fruit, drinks and healthy snacks to refuel afterwards

  • Company massages for those tired post-gym muscles

  • 25 holiday days + company Christmas shutdown

  • Your choice to work in the company’s headquarters in Linz or in Austria’s beautiful capital, Vienna


Fuel up, apply below and prepare to cross the finish line!

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