Web Application Engineer

The company

Venture Spirit partners with international top executives and their employees to tackle business challenges w.r.t. innovation, cost improvement, process optimization, changeā€¦ We designed a new way of working through gamification, by engaging the collective intelligence and eliminating traditional collaboration barriers. As a game changer we are proud of many success stories with industry leaders such as GSK, Bosch, ASML and GE. Because we have strong growth ambitions, we are currently looking for a Web Application Engineer to join the R&D team.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Master's degree in computer science
  • Agile development/debugging/testing and software release experience.
  • A passion for writing clean & maintainable code.
  • Be eager to learn & use new technologies
    and explore different solutions.
  • Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills,
    able to handle multiple tasks.
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Solid knowledge of MySQL or PostgreSQL.
  • Knowledge of Ember.js, Node.js and IO.js/ES6 is a plus.
  • Experience with Git, or another version control system.

What you will be doing

  • Produce & maintain clean, tested and maintainable code,
    cross-browser compatible.
  • Work on the front-end stack from HTML, CSS
    up to in depth JavaScript.
  • Work on the full stack from HTML to Rails to deployment.
  • Take ownership of the features you implement.
  • Evolve the frontend and backend architecture.
  • Analyze and improve the dynamics of our games
    including the user experience.

Technologies we use

  • Ruby / Rails
  • Javascript / HTML5 / CSS3 / EmberJS / jQuery
  • Chef
  • Redis / MySQL

Our offer

Venture Spirit offers you an interesting and challenging entrepreneurial environment in a young and fast-growing company with an opportunity to work with a variety of international clients combined with a competitive remuneration package.

Aside from a competitive salary and extra benefits, we provide an unlimited supply of coffee, tea, soup and fresh fruit. From time to time, we also organize fun team events.