Backend Developer / Ruby

      Runtastic GmbH

      Linz, Wien, Salzburg - vor 3 Tagen

      Backend Developer

      Runtastic develops a continuously evolving portfolio of apps and online services to track fitness and health data. Together with adidas, we create exceptional experiences for our worldwide community. We work in a fun start-up environment and have team members from all over the world. As change makers, we share a passion for cutting-edge technology and the vision of making the world a healthier place.




      Ready to change the world with code? With hundreds of millions of users we face the challenge of building a top-class backend infrastructure and applications every day. Our main tools of choice to scale our applications are jRuby, Sinatra, Sidekiq, MySQL and MongoDB. In your agile team, your tasks will include:

      • Designing efficient and scalable backend services and APIs for our health and fitness applications
      • Working together with your team to envision the next great features and applications of Runtastic
      • Writing tests and releasing & monitoring your code
      • Improving our growing codebase

      With a proactive mindset there will be plenty of opportunities to bring in your own ideas to shape the future of Runtastic.


      • Experience writing robust, maintainable HTTP and REST APIs. First contact with Ruby is a plus.
      • Knowledge of SQL and familiarity with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB or Cassandra.
      • Ability to speak JSON (preferably JSON API) and REST to clients.
      • Preferably, a degree in Information Technology, Software Engineering or a related field (higher technical institute or university)
      • Very good German and good English skills OR very good English skills (written and spoken)
      • Curious mindset, a team player and desire to work and live in Austria

      Apply now

      And here's the fine print: The minimum salary is EUR 32,650 gross per year. But that is certainly the very least we can do for you. Your actual offer depends on your skill set and experience.


      Anna Nussbaumer
      Talent Scout