Senior Software Engineer - Ruby / JS

Paris | London | Remote /
Engineering – Web /
Full-time
At Algolia, we are passionate about helping developers & product teams connect their users with what matters most in milliseconds! 

You will join the Web Chapter, working on the customer-facing Algolia Dashboard, whose mission is to empower technical and business users to create, configure and maintain the perfect search experience for their users from a frictionless web dashboard. Some projects we’ve released recently include a granular email notification unsubscription feature, a new public API allowing partners to provision Algolia accounts, or a completely redesigned version of the signup process.  

At Algolia, we spell Culture with a capital ‘C’. That’s why as a candidate you should value & practice transparency, take ownership, have the humility to acknowledge your weaknesses and continuously strive to grow both professionally and personally. 

If you're a problem solver, able to think outside the box and eager to work on a project with a strong a product focus, then this is your challenge!

YOUR ROLE WILL CONSIST OF:

    • Design, architecture & implement API and/or frontend features
    • Build clean, reusable and scalable code or libraries
    • Share your experiencing designing and operating secure, scalable, and delightful products

YOU MIGHT BE A FIT IF YOU HAVE:

    • Significant full-stack development experience using Ruby on Rails and Javascript
    • Rigor in high code quality, automated testing, and other engineering best practices
    • Excellent spoken and written English skills required
    • Willingness to share ownership of the project and its code with all members
    • Willingness to work closely with all relevant stakeholders (e.g. Product Management, Product Design, Growth)

NICE TO HAVE:

    • Experience with working in a very fast-paced and continuously changing environment
    • Experience of AWS or another cloud service provider
    • Experience of working on architecture with thousands of customers

PERKS:

    • Competitive pay and equity
    • Your choice of computer, phone, keyboard, you name it.
    • Everything you need to be efficient
    • Coaching and sponsorship to participate and speak at leading industry conferences
    • Ongoing professional education opportunities through internal & external workshops, including public speaking, language learning (English/French)
    • Fun: we spend time together — team building, socializing and making tools that encourage getting to know teammates across offices and continents.
    • Charitable contribution matching
    • Unique referral rewards program: refer a candidate, and we’ll donate to your charity of choice
    • Team workouts
    • Meals & happy hours

BENEFITS:

    • Private Medical Insurance
    • Life and Disability Insurance
    • Business Travel Insurance
    • Relocation support
    • Flexible work hours and flexible time off policy