Senior Backend Rails Developer

Silvercar Ok-sign    posted almost 4 years ago

FullTime | Austin, TX


We’re a small team of experienced developers determined to overthrow the entrenched car rental industry. We emphasize team ownership, test driven development, and moving fast without breaking things. We are looking for an experienced Rails REST API developer to join our development team and take a lead role in expanding and maintaining the Silvercar API.



• Strong software engineering fundamentals as evidenced by a CS degree or industry experience

• You are an Evangelist when it comes to best practices

• 2+ Years Rails development experience

• 5+ Years Software Development experience

•Experience designing and building RESTful JSON APIs

• Belief that test-driven development is the way to go, and it's second nature or are eager to become a master


Bonus Points For:

• Experience in another high-growth startup

• You're passionate about returning semantically correct HTTP Status Codes

• You value readable, maintainable code over clever code

• You would never call yourself a rockstar ninja

• You know what an automotive CAN bus is

• You think unlocking an Audi via SSH sounds awesome


What We Offer:

• Competitive base salary

• Full benefits (medical, dental, vision)

• Equity to give you true skin in the game

• Flat organizational structure that ensures your influence on products we build

• Working in a dynamic team alongside other developer product-owners

• Friendly, informal environment with flexible hours

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Donna Little about 4 years ago

Please provide salary and relocation information.

  • Ama***@***.Com     Salary range is up to $125,000 dependent on experience. We would consider relocation and would reimburse moving expenses.
    about 4 years ago