Software Developer ( Ruby ) in Virtual / Travel

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

pm digital   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 62 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Forward3D and PMX Agency have united as ForwardPMX! ForwardPMX is a fast-growing digital agency providing cutting edge multilingual digital marketing for some of the world's most prestigious brands including Virgin Holidays, Hilton Hotels and Gucci. Agile, data driven and pioneering, you won't find layers and layers of management here. Instead, you'll discover a buzzing environment where bright, innovative and visionary people work in small autonomous teams that thrive. It's a place where careers genuinely flourish, rather than get stifled due to lack of opportunity or resources.

Hadoop, Presto, Mesos, Docker, The Cloud, Distributed Systems, Terabyte Scale Data Analysis, Machine Learning and much more... do you fancy working with any (or all) of these? ForwardPMX is looking for a mid to senior-level Software Developer, specifically a Ruby Developer, to join our security team. This Software Developer will be working closely with the DevOps team on vulnerabilities and securing our systems. You will be supported by our highly experienced development team, with most of our developers having 7+ years professional software experience. We work with a high degree of autonomy, building tools and solutions for a wide range of business problems that get applied and tested in real life by people we work with.


  • Building real-time analysis systems that drive award-winning ad camp
  • Working with self-healing tolerant auto scaled big data clusters
  • Creating 20+ in-house custom products used by 300+ technically skilled analysts
  • Maintaining a system that takes 1 billion lines of data through our ETL pipeline daily
  • Spinning 100,000 Docker containers daily
  • When asked, our team told us that the best part of the job is:
  • Solving real problems with smart colleagues using cutting edge tech
  • Opportunity to take initiative with freedom of a startup and the resources of a bigger company
  • Small team where everyone's opinion is valued
  • Freedom to choose best tools for the job
  • Flexible working arrangements around core hours
  • Free breakfast & lunch every day plus a well-stocked bar for after work socializing


  • Essential:
  • 1+ years of professional Ruby experience (provided you have at least three years of experience in another language)
  • Some DevOps experience
  • JavaScript and JS framework
  • Ability to see bigger picture while focused on small details
  • Believer in infrastructure as code
  • Ability to pick up new technologies and languages by having a play
  • Manipulating high volumes of data from many remote sources
  • Operational experience in utilizing the systems available at Amazon Web Service
  • Ability to create services using micro-service architecture pattern
  • Desirable knowledge/experience with any of the following:
  • Redis, Amazon DynamoDB, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Amazon SimpleDB, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Jenkins, Puppet, Hadoop, Redshift, CoffeeScript, Git

Valid Through: 2019-9-13