Senior Rails Engineer @ Hubstaff

Remote (Anywhere)
Published on Nov 30
Tech Stack
Ruby Ruby-on-Rails AWS
Yearly Salary
60k $ - 90k $


We are looking for a talented fully remote back-end engineer to help us build world-class products. You'll be playing a core role in our team and you’ll report directly to the CTO and Engineering Manager.

What You’ll Do:

  • Develop new web services with Ruby on Rails.
  • Suggest performance improvements and provide assistance with application architecture design.
  • Point out potential performance problems and suggest fixes.
  • Communicate with the Engineering Manager and with frontend developers to establish priorities and plan the application roadmap.

What You Should Know (Backend):

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Postgres or MySQL
  • Unit tests (rspec, Jest, etc.)
  • Background workers (Sidekiq)
  • Working from design docs/specifications & wireframes

What You Should Know (Frontend):

  • JavaScript
  • HTML & CSS
  • Bootstrap


  • Vue.js or React
  • Solr
  • Sidekiq
  • Service workers architecture
  • Advanced SQL (query optimization, locking, etc.)

About Hubstaff:

Hubstaff is a fast-growing startup in the time tracking and project management space that fully embraces remote work.You work when and where you want. We care a lot about our culture, having fun while working hard, and promoting our annual retreats.

We have a small tight-knit engineering team. We pride ourselves on doing upfront design, so every project has wireframes, mockups, and a well-thought specification before we start writing any code.

We like to work smarter, not harder. Team members are not expected to work more than 40 hrs/wk. Work/life balance is very important to us and our culture. We also have #adventure and #hobbies channels on Slack where we routinely share what we’re up to outside of work.

Benefits of working for Hubstaff:
  • 100% Remote work.
  • 25 days of Annual Paid Time Off.
  • Equipment Allowance.
  • Maternity / Paternity Bonus.
  • Training Allowance.
  • Remote Retreats.

We care about job security and provide a career path for years to come (we’ve run the company using positive cash flow from day one and are carefully growing the team and business).


Alex Yarotsky

Alex Yarotsky

Engineering Manager

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