Full Stack SW Engineer

The Company

Venture Spirit teams up with leading organizations in global markets such as Automotive, Hi-Tech, FMCGs, Pharma, Services & Utilities… We apply our in-house developed unique gamified web platforms, to solve challenges on product innovation, business innovation, cost reduction... Through our web platforms we make our users, the employees of our customers, dream about how they can change their future and the future of the company.

As a game changer, we are proud of many success stories with our industry leading customers. To further fuel our growth ambitions, we are looking for a Full Stack Engineer to join our winning team.

What you will be doing:

  • Be responsible for both frontend and backend development of new features, from design to architecture
  • Produce & maintain clean, tested and maintainable code, cross-browser compatible
  • Take ownership of the features you implement
  • Keep up-to-date with ongoing developments in the design, web frameworks, Javascript, Ruby ecosystems, Continuous Integration, etc.
  • Analyze and improve the dynamics of our games including the user experience
  • Engage with the delivery teams for technical support regarding the platform, components, performance

Technologies we use

We have adopted a state-of-the-art web stack. We use Javascript & EmberJS for our front-end (of course also HTML5, CSS3, SASS, jQuery). Ruby on Rails 5.0 is the expert’s choice for our back-end environment (of course also MySQL and Redis for caching). For continuous Integration, deploying and monitoring we use CircleCI, Chef and DataDog. Codebase is managed using Git.

Requirements

  • Degree in computer science
  • Agile development/debugging/testing and software release experience
  • A passion for writing clean & maintainable code, eager to learn & use new technologies
  • Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills, able to handle multiple tasks
  • Proven knowledge in a modern javascript framework (Angular, React, Ember)
  • Experience with web development tools, precompilers, packagers, … (Webpack, gulp, bower, babel, … )
  • Knowledge and understanding of relational database systems (MySQL, PostgreSQL, … )
  • Experience with Git, or another version control system

Offer

We offer you an interesting and challenging entrepreneurial environment where people learn fast and exchange knowledge. As a young and fast-growing company, we stimulate personal development and individual growth, complemented with a competitive remuneration package and flexible work-life balance.