Slice was born in 2011 and has quietly bootstrapped its way to profitability while building a network of more than 12,000 pizzerias nationwide. Ilir Sela, the founder and CEO, started the company as a passion project to help friends and family in the pizza business, but he quickly saw a massive opportunity and has built an amazing team of operators, technologists, and investors.
We are on the hunt for a Senior Rails Engineer to join us at Slice! You will develop internal and customer facing web applications with Ruby on Rails while helping us grow our product offering by making great engineering decisions, mentoring some new blood and more!
Passion for technology
5+ years of experience building commercial software in a modern programming language
2+ years of production experience with Ruby on Rails
Thorough understanding of and experience working with relational databases such as MySQL or PostgreSQL.
A focus on application observability, with experience monitoring application performance and errors in production.
Comfortable in Linux/Unix-like environments for development and production.
History of using solid software development practices and tools such as automated testing, source control, and agile process.
Fluent verbal and written English skills
Positive approach to work, and treat others well.
Ability and experience in mentoring others
Excellent problem solving, analytical and organisational skills
Strong communication skills
Able to clearly express opinions on product design, while respecting the thoughts and opinions of their peers.
Proven ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with engineers and non-engineering stakeholders alike
Experience building and deploying containerised apps using Docker
An understanding of AWS and its use in managing deployed applications and infrastructure
An understanding of building consumer-facing web software, including shopping experiences and e-commerce.
Love for pizza
We operate like a startup, so being self-motivated, curious, and flexible is a good start. You prefer to come up with your own solutions to problems but are not afraid to ask for help. You enjoy making suggestions for how to improve our product and business, no matter the department. You’re the kind of person who roots for the underdog. And lastly, this job will probably be a lot easier if you have a soulmate-level love for authentic pizza.
Join a community of best-in-class team who combine creativity, curious minds and a commitment to excellence with the desire and commitment to grow and build on the Engineering culture and skill bases and community here in NI.
Market Leading Salary
Strong Pension contribution
Personal Health, Dental and Eye Care
Income and Death insurance
Cycle Scheme of up to £2500
£750 per annum self-learning budget
Health and wellbeing benefits
Market leading Maternity and Paternity Schemes
Flexible working / Hours and WFH
Generous time off allowance and policies
Free Friday Pizza and Monday Breakfast
Fully stocked kitchen/snacks
Annual conference attendance and training/development budget
Substantial gym membership discount
Discounts for local Pizzerias
How to apply?
A CV gives us a good idea of your background, we are interested in your latest work and projects. Education is great to see, but it's not overly important to us. If you have them, be sure to include links to any personal projects, blogs, contributions, or anything you want to add to your application.
My Pizza Slice Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and we value Diversity. We appreciate the differences in style and perspective as we believe it adds value to the organization, and we aim to recruit like-minded employees. We are also proud members of the Diversity Mark NI initiative as a Bronze Member.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Want to be a partner? Look no further.
Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.
Kids are the future, go spend time with them.
We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.