Backend Software Engineer (Ruby)

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Reference # JG-14135


Meridia Recruitment Solutions has partnered with Curatio, an organization driven to help individuals live their healthiest lives by using the power of private social networks to provide peer support and access to evidence-based resources in a safe and secure environment. They work with global, industry-leading organizations to develop the next generation of patient support and engagement tools to empower patients at scale.

With users in over 102 countries (and translated in a variety of languages), Curatio is rapidly growing and they are looking for the next rockstar to join their dynamic team in the role of Backend Software Engineer (Ruby).

Role Description:

The ideal candidate must have previous Ruby on Rails back end development experience along with Python and Go. You will have a focus with structuring and developing quality code.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and implementing new services and API calls to support the front-end needs as well as third-party API users based on feature requirements and designs
  • Writing tests and documenting the API calls and services
  • Maintaining the core services forming the Curatio platforms web API and the required dependencies
  • Enhancing and supporting the existing scalable and event-driven architecture of the platform
  • Supporting the development team to find the best way to deliver the new features and flows

Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor/Masters Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • At least 5+ years of experience with Ruby on Rails is required
  • Experience with Python and/or Go lang is a plus
  • At least 3+ years of experience with REST API development & event driven programming (experience in high performance API is a plus)
  • Experience with Redis, PostgreSQL, AWS, Google Cloud, Elasticsearch, Rabbit MQ and Apache Kafka
  • Comfortable working daily with agile/sprint/virtual teams (via Slack, Zoom)
  • Previous experience working in startups (in growth mode), within digital health/gaming is a plus


To express interest in this opportunity, please click on the "Apply Now" button below.

For more information contact Jamie Grant, Partner at 902-420-1809 or Brooke Ireland, Consultant at 902-421-1214. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Brooke know.


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