Junior Backend Developer

We are looking for backend developers to join our team

Be part of VeryCreatives and work on exciting international products in a great team!

What you will do:

As a junior backend developer, your journey starts by joining one of our agile teams to make our clients' ideas come alive. You will take part in specifying features, building software products to build up your experience. Like other junior backend developers, you will be guided by a senior colleague in your journey towards becoming a strong medior backend developer.

While enjoying freedom in coding, your backend code will also be checked on regular code-reviews.

We expect you to have ownership on your code, take responsibility for the product and your decisions. Share your knowledge with the team, adapt best practices and stay up-to-date.

If you are:

  • Interested in building products from idea phase through MVP then rolling out to real users
  • Pro-active, motivated, self-learner
  • Passionate team-player who don't stop at "good enough"
  • Not afraid to take responsibility

With:

  • 1-2 ys backend experience, preferably after a coding school or graduation or have an independently built application backend
  • Having high coding standards, aim to write clean, maintainable & organized code
  • Knowledge of the agile product development cycle
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Good attitude, motivated personality
  • Being eager to learn new skills

And maybe some nice to haves:

  • Experience in building applications with Ruby on Rails
  • Understanding of OOP & CleanCode principles
  • Knowledge of relational databases, MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Familiar with the Ruby ecosystem, version & gem managers, deployment
  • Experience in building RESTFul API backends of single page apps, Javascript apps or mobile apps
  • Familiar with AWS infrastructure and deployment pipelines
  • Familiar with Docker and containerization
  • Websockets, Redis
  • Deeper knowledge of relational databases, scaling, performance optimizations

Then we can offer you:

  • Have high impact on the products you work on
  • Using the latest technologies
  • Build international products as an important member of an agile company
  • Welcoming and open-minded colleagues
  • Continuous personal development, technology books, Safaribooks subscription, etc.
  • Reliable, sufficiently organized company and working structure
  • Internal, self-organized workshops

And some more:

  • Spacious Budapest office
  • Attractive compensation
  • Performance bonus
  • Free soft drinks, snacks, coffee and tea
  • Regular team breakfasts
  • Company social events
  • Home office on Fridays!
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave

Where will you work?

You will work in the heart of Budapest in a cool loft office. Fridays from home. We hope to believe that the place will make you happy and inspire you daily. Think commuting sucks? Let's discuss. You will work daily with team members scattered around the globe for clients from all around the world.

What is the team like?

Our team consists of a wide range of personalities but all welcoming, cool and professional. Instead of bossing around we believe in direct and honest communications. You can also be assured that our Slack channels will never run out of funny gifs. :)