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Ruby Software Engineer

We’re looking for an engineer based in the UK, to join our experienced and talented technology team. The growing team is responsible for building and supporting the vital backend infrastructure for all our clients’ web applications.

The role

We're looking for an experienced engineer to join our talented technology team, remotely and on-site in our Guildford studio. You should be able to demonstrate solid general programming skills, some experience in Ruby on Rails and be capable of working on all aspects of the software development cycle from architecture, coding and testing through to deployment.

It would be beneficial if you have some experience in the following.

  • Ruby / Ruby on Rails
  • PostgreSQL / MySQL
  • Docker / Linux
  • Git / Github
  • Test Driven Development / Rspec
  • Agile development methodologies including Scrum & code reviews
  • Experience of delivering projects
  • Understanding of object oriented design
  • Good understanding of frontend development (HTML and JavaScript)
  • Ability to debug issues and solve problems effectively

We need a talented engineer who wants to be a long-term part of our business — not just an employee!


Dependent on experience.


  • Flexible working hours and options for remote working
  • Pension contributions
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • 30 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Private healthcare
  • We'll pay to send you to various conferences, events, and training days
  • Personal autonomous training budget
  • Regular company social events
  • Cycle to work scheme

Our values

We’ve worked really hard to build our inclusive team culture and although we’re all very different people, we’re united by three simple values.

  • Generosity; be excellent to one another
  • Geekiness; know your stuff
  • Drive; get shit done.

If you think you have got what it takes please send in your CV, your LinkedIn profile and a cover note to work@kyan.com

At Kyan we are fully committed to building an open and inclusive culture and celebrate our differences. We will support you however you identify, wherever you come from and we recognise a strong team is a diverse team.

Interested in this role? Please get in touch via email, including your CV and any relevant material to support your application.

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