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Company description

Insurtech Startup

Role Description

Job Brief

You are a Ruby Backend Developer and want to work at one of Germany's fastest growing and most innovative InsurTech startups? Then join our team! You will be responsible for our services-oriented server architecture and work together with an awesome development team. Moreover, Getsafe offers you free choice of IDE or OS, a big loft office 5 minutes from the central station as well as fresh fruits, healthy food and the best coffee in Heidelberg everyday for free.


  • Implementing new features on ongoing basis
  • Continue to refine and improve the technical environment and the architecture to scale with the needs of our business.
  • Working together with Marketing and Product to define and implement their requirements
  • Working together with Design to create the best user experience in the market


  • Very good knowledge of technologies like Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Heroku, AWS, Rspec, Unit-testing, Continuous Integration/Delivery
  • Knowledge of Git and approaches for software development processes that allow to deliver high quality code
  • Experience and understanding of building test-covered and well-documented APIs
  • Hands-on experience with Ruby on Rails or similar projects, ideally on small- or medium-sized projects extending over a period of >6 months
  • Understanding of Microservice architecture
  • Disciplined approach to automated testing and quality assurance as well as understanding why it is important
  • You are able to find pragmatic solutions for today's challenges while allowing the code to be able to fulfill tomorrows changing requirements
  • You have excellent communication skills and are able to self-organize your work
  • You are eager to work in an agile and ever-changing environment
  • An eye for good design and accessibility will be a big plus