Job Detail

Ruby on Rails Developers

Where: Casper Ventures Limited

Date Posted:


About Us

As former senior investment bankers and strategy consultants, we are building a subscription-based business and financial information application targeted at investment banks, private equity, hedge funds, consultancy and blue chip corporations (think google / yahoo finance but more powerful).

Where We are at / What we are looking for

We are currently seed funded and have developed a product. Following expression of interest from potential customers (banks, private equity etc), we would now like to bring the development in-house to complete the final features of the product. We are looking to recruit one senior and one junior RoR developer, who are passionate about technology and startups in general. The positions will be initially on a 3-month contract with potential for a permanent role and equity for the right candidate.

Experience / Skills required

1. Good knowledge of Ruby, OOP & Rails
2. Can rapidly build, well tested, full-stack web applications
3. Good understanding of HTML, CSS and Javascript, CoffeeScript, jQuery, Slim
4. Experience with Postgresql and database design
5. Advantageous - Experience designing API (JSON)

Salary - based on experience:

- £50-70k for a senior developer
- £25-40k for a junior developer

As mentioned above, there will be potential for a permanent role and equity for the right candidate. The position will be based in TechHub London (Old Street / Shoreditch), however we will also consider candidates who prefer to be mostly home-based. In such case, you should be able to spend at least one day a week in central London.

Please email us your CV and a contact telephone number to express interest in this position.