Senior Backend (Ruby) Engineer

Ahoy • Posted July 3rd

Software Development
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What the role will focus on

  • Build, manage, and monitor our extensive infrastructure
  • Introduce and test new technologies, tools, and systems that enable fast and safe code deployment
  • Work closely with team members to identify and automate manual and repetitive processes ensuring efficiency, quality, and scalability
  • Optimize our CI/CD pipelines
  • Design and champion DevOPs best-practices

Our Stack

  • Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS)
  • Amazon DocumentDB, Relational Database
  • Amazon Elastic Container Registry
  • Key Management Service, Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC, subnets)
  • Terragrunt, Terraform
  • Github actions

What you will bring to the role

  • Experience building scalable infrastructure
  • Understanding of cloud-based infrastructure, such as AWS
  • Experience with systems for automating deployment, scaling and management of containerised applications, such as Kubernetes
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Curious and collaborative team player who takes ownership of new and challenging problems and sees them through.
  • Not afraid to ask for help or ask questions, and share your knowledge openly
  • Experience with a remote full-time role

Nice but not essential

  • Experience with Ruby, Python or other programming language

Why Join AhoyTeam?

  • Be part of building an awesome product that people love
  • We've been remote before it was cool, and will stay remote forever
  • We care deeply about technology, product, and commerce
  • We run yearly retreats (before/after covid), our first one in 2019 we've spent more than a month in SE Asia with the whole team
  • Flexible remote environment, believing in asynchronous work, and having almost no meetings


  • 💰 Attractive salary with ESOP (stock options)
  • 💻 MacBook Pro (or your preferred laptop) + accessories
  • 🏡 Home-office stipends for remote work equipment
  • 📚 Budget for online courses, books, conferences, language lessons
  • 🌅 Unlimited vacation and sick days
  • 🏄🏼 Team retreats with Surf Office