Job title: Ruby Developer
Day Rate: £400-650pd (Outside of IR35)
Job type: Contract
Start date: Immediate (Latest start date March 29th)
A rare opportunity to join our fast-growing technology company selling high-value software development services. An ideal role for an experienced and dynamic contract Ruby developer who wants to be involved with an exciting and challenging project.
Softwire provides software development services to medium-large sized UK businesses. Our HQ is based in London with growing offices in Manchester and Cambridge. We have a headcount of over 200 that comprises the top 1% of UK graduate developer talent.
We’ve featured in The Sunday Times Top 100 Best SMEs to work for 10 years running. This is testament to our exceptionally high levels of staff job satisfaction.
Skills and experience
You will be joining a focused agile team, working as part of a larger programme of work enabling a UK Government department’s strategic aims. Other team members may include user researchers, user experience designers, technical architects, delivery leads, product owners, and subject matter experts - as well as other developers. The development will primarily be focused on Ruby on Rails applications (and their deployments), with GOV.UK design system front ends. Tasks may include adding new features to production-ready services, rapidly prototyping small systems for use in user testing, or defining cloud infrastructure.
Following government guidance, you will work remotely for now but maybe required to co-locate with your team in offices in one of Manchester or London.