Lead Ruby on Rails Developer

Posted 07 June 2023
Salary 25K SAR p/m and benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameLuke Hopkins

Job description

​Our client is a leading eCommerce group across multiple nations and they're recruiting for a hands-on Lead Ruby on Rails Developer to join their dynamic team. As the Lead Ruby on Rails Developer, you will play a vital role in ensuring the smooth functioning of all Software Development and Technical Operations. This is an exciting opportunity to showcase your expertise, drive innovation, and lead a team of talented professionals.


  • Oversee daily technical operations, proactively identifying and rectifying any issues to ensure seamless performance

  • Analyze project briefs and requirements, developing detailed structures and managing deliverables with precision and timeliness

  • Prepare progress reports, presenting them to senior management to provide valuable insights

  • Detect and resolve technical problems efficiently, ensuring minimal disruption to operations

  • Regularly check and update systems and software, staying up to date with the latest advancements

  • Conduct periodic security checks and audits, safeguarding against potential risks

  • Implement best practices and coding standards to ensure high-quality code and prevent monetary damages

  • Lead and manage the Frontend & Backend Development Teams, optimizing their performance through training and guidance

  • Coordinate with developers to address technical debt, enhancing overall project quality

  • Liaise with developers to ensure project completion, assigning work tasks and managing schedules effectively


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, Computer Science, or a related field

  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer, Software/Mobile Developer, or similar role

  • Previous experience as a Tech Lead is a plus, demonstrating your leadership abilities

  • A certification in Project Management Professional (PMP) is desirable, showcasing your project management skills

  • Up-to-date knowledge of the latest technologies, industry best practices, and emerging trends

  • Expertise in Ruby on Rails programming languages, enabling you to tackle diverse development tasks

  • Proficiency in code versioning tools and databases, ensuring efficient code management and data handling

  • Excellent technical expertise, with strong analytical and debugging skills

  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, fostering effective collaboration and information sharing

  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure, delivering high-quality results within tight deadlines

  • Strong leadership skills, empowering your team to excel while maintaining a positive and motivating work environment

  • Highly motivated and eager to learn new technologies, keeping pace with the ever-evolving industry

  • Good organizational skills, enabling you to prioritize tasks and manage projects effectively

Stack: Ruby on Rails / PostgreSQL / TypeScript / React / React Native

This opportunity has already attracted a lot of interest, so if you're interested, I'd highly recommend sending your application in ASAP!