We’re recruiting!

We're on the lookout for a Ruby on Rails engineer to join the Staylists team.

Ruby on Rails Engineer. Full-time hours, remote-friendly.
Competitive salary. Private healthcare. 

You'll be a good fit if you:
  • Are committed to developing and maintaining a beautifully flexible booking platform that connects thousands of hotels with millions of guests 
  • Have a deep understanding of the architecture of a Ruby on Rails application
  • Can solve complex problems
  • Like to write well-structured, testable code, with a focus on simplicity 
  • Care about quality – not only of the code you write, but of the product you're building
  • Are comfortable with both frontend and backend development – or are super keen to learn
  • Enjoy working with a collaborative team of varied disciplines, including developers, designers, marketers and salespeople
  • Are enthusiastic about working directly with users to build and deliver the right features
  • Have an innate desire to learn and improve
  • Believe Ruby on Rails is the smart choice for a product team

You should be able to:
  • Maintain and extend existing features, and collaborate with the development team to design and build new ones 
  • Learn from, and share your experience with, a great team of experienced developers, salespeople, and customer service staff
  • Familiarise yourself with a pragmatically-chosen tech stack
  • Work closely with users to provide support, research new features, and gather feedback
  • Contribute opinions on a range of topics, from development practices to product strategy and roadmap
  • Write, maintain and share detailed systems specification documentation

You should also:
  • Have a desire to learn dev-ops best practices on the AWS infrastructure
  • Have a firm grasp of Git and Github
  • Have a sound knowledge of HTML and CSS, with a familiarity of preprocessors such as HAML and SASS
  • Be able to take responsibility for the delivery of a project
  • Be a critical thinker and decision maker when it comes to the best way to approach new problems
  • Have ambition to deliver a high-quality web-based product to millions of customers
  • Be willing to spend half your time in our Ipswich office

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@staylists.com along with some examples of your work.