Senior Software Engineer – Ruby

Title: Senior Software Engineer – Ruby

Location: REMOTE

Job Description:

Roadie, a UPS Company, is a logistics management and crowdsourced delivery platform. Founded in 2014, Roadie offers businesses fast, flexible and asset-light logistics solutions for last-mile delivery. Roadie enables local delivery to more than 95% of U.S. households by providing access to more than 200,000 independent drivers nationwide – allowing businesses to offer their customers delivery optionality for almost any industry, from airlines to artisans.

As a Senior Software Engineer on the Internal Operations team, you’ll focus on production support and optimization of our existing internal technologies in a fast-paced, agile environment. The ideal candidate has deep technical experience, thrives in a fast-paced environment and wants to do more than write code.

What You’ll Do

  • Write clean, high-quality, maintainable, and performant code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of internal applications by identifying bugs and solving problems
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Product and Operations teams to improve performance of existing systems
  • Work in a fast-paced environment where we are frequently iterating to support the needs of our users, enhancing our apps and redefining feature roadmaps
  • Plan and execute on short-term and long-term engineering goals individually and within the greater technology team
  • Lead by example and mentor developers in all aspects of planning, development and testing
  • Contribute to establishing and improving software engineering best practices

Technology We’re Using Now

  • Backend: Go, Ruby on Rails
  • Postgres, Redis, Kafka, Redshift
  • AWS
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • git, GitHub, CircleCI

What You Bring

  • At least 6+ years of software architecture and software development experience
  • Strong expertise in multiple programming languages (preferably Ruby)
  • Exposure to microservices design and architecture
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Proven track record of providing stable and secure code in production environments
  • Desire for continuous improvement of processes, code, and efficiency
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to distill complex problems into digestible insights

Why Roadie?

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • 100% covered health insurance premiums for yourself
  • 401k with company match
  • Tuition and student loan repayment assistance (that’s right – Roadie will contribute directly to your existing student loans!)
  • Flexible work schedule with unlimited PTO
  • Monthly 3-day weekends
  • Monthly WFH stipend
  • The technology you need to get the job done