Airtasker is a fast-growing online and mobile marketplace for local services and temporary labour. We are revolutionising the way people and businesses get more done by connecting real time labour requirements with one of the world's most under-utilised assets - people power.
Airtasker has big ambitions and recently raised $33M worth of funding as we go international
, with UK being the first country to plant our flag! We are building a talented team with opportunities to make a real impact in a hyper-growth and solutions-oriented start-up workplace.
Built on a Ruby-on-Rails backend, we have a strong team looking to build scale and grow features on our platform.
Essential attributes that we are looking for:Minimum of 3-5 years commercial Ruby/Rails experienceDegree in Computer Science / Engineering or related IT disciplineExperience working with and building APIs to achieve scalePractical PostgreSQL experienceExperience with Git Experience in performing optimisations such asvcaching/asset CDNsAble to work in an Agile manner, iterating through user stories and applying test-driven development techniquesSolid monitoring focus with tools such as NewRelicMerchant gateway knowledgeExperience in using various testing frameworks for automated testingExcellent English communication skills