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Lead Ruby on Rails Software Engineer for an Insurance Technology Company

Lead Ruby on Rails Software Engineer for an Insurance Technology Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

We are currently looking for a remote Lead Ruby on Rails Software Engineer with 5+ years of development experience and GoLang expertise to join our team.

The customer is a mobile insurance technology company. The primary product is a mobile application that takes a picture of the property that needs to be insured (cars, homes, pets, jewelry, etc.) and connects the customer with insurance partners that can offer the best price and coverage across the US & Canada.

The main pool of tasks is associated with the improvement of the Policy Administration system for the insurance company to support a larger scale operation.

In this role, you will be expected to work with Ruby on Rails and GoLang, helping build microservices and backend code primarily, but also expected to be able to do some basic frontend work, such as building a quick admin console.


  • Understand business requirements and customer needs
    • Design and develop particular features or non-functional requirements (coding, configuring existing functionality, re-factoring, etc.) based on business requirements and architecture adhering to the software quality requirements
      • Develop unit and integration tests
        • Manually test developed solutions when it is necessary
          • Document produced code
            • Develop fixes for defects found by internal or customer QA
              • Conduct re-factorings and continuous code improvement


                • 5+ years of practical experience in programming technologies and software development life cycle (SDLC)
                  • 1+ years of relevant leadership experience
                    • Strong Ruby on Rails development experience
                      • Experience building UML diagrams
                        • Experience with AWS
                          • Experience with Redis and Sidekiq
                            • Experience with PostgreSQL
                              • Familiar with ‘You Build It You Run It’ concept
                                • Understanding and experience in distributed applications development
                                  • Strong understanding of quality requirements and methods to meet them
                                    • At least intermediate English level suitable for:

                                      Nice to have

                                      • Knowledge of GoLang

                                        Benefits in eligible locations


                                        For you

                                        • Voluntary health insurance for you (100% covered) and your family (with corporate discount)
                                        • Individual sessions with professional psychologists and coaches
                                        • Free corporate sports and wellness programs
                                        • Stable income
                                        • Paid time off

                                        For your comfortable work

                                        • 100% remote work forever
                                        • Free licensed software
                                        • Possibility to work on your own device (BYOD)
                                        • Stable workload
                                        • Relocation opportunities
                                        • Flexible engagement models

                                          For your growth

                                          • Free trainings for technical and soft skills
                                          • Access to LinkedIn Learning platform
                                          • Language courses
                                          • Access to internal and external e-Libraries
                                          • Certification opportunities
                                          • Skill advisory service

                                            40 hrs/week

                                            Hours per week

                                            12+ months

                                            Project length

                                            Belarus, Colombia, Mexico, Russia, Ukraine

                                            Locations eligible for the position