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Ruby on Rails Engineer Caren

Posted 19 Nov 2023
Work experience
3 to 4 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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"Technology for Life is what we believe in. We look for meaningful connections between people and our software solutions. Our Caren solution is built for customers and their loved ones so they can interact with healthcare professionals."

As a Ruby on Rails Developer, you will work on rebuilding and redesigning the Caren solution. Our goal is to enable clients, their loved ones and healthcare organisations to work closely together to improve client health. We also aim to improve care processes by encouraging care organisations to be as transparent as possible and to offer all available medical information to clients and their networks.

You will work on both front- and back-end projects, in a new codebase.

Your team

This position is part of the Caren team. The team consists of both developers and the support team. Together, they are responsible for providing the best experience to users. They work closely together, value everyone's opinion and like it when people voice their opinions and exchange views constructively. Although they are part of a larger group, they strive for a more agile startup mentality within the team. The team works quickly, at an even pace and incrementally.

People might call them a bit stubborn, but they have their principles and opinions on how they want to do things. The team likes to get to know the person behind the colleague. Together with the team, you determine the future of the Caren product. Team Caren builds its own development roadmap and makes their own plans for the future. The team takes pride in building the best possible, most stable and fastest application on the market.

Our offer

What you get as a Ruby on Rails Engineer:

  • A thirteenth month, profit sharing and an attractive pension;
  • A good work-life balance. You are responsible for your own working hours and holidays. Nobody keeps track of this; we rely on your own responsibility in this respect;
  • We invest in your development! Besides our extensive induction programme and personal development programme, we are happy to look at your potential with you.

Required experience and skills

You are committed and not afraid to innovate and come up with the best solution together. You are precise and love continuous learning. Specific training is therefore less important to us.

We build on the Ruby on Rails 7 base using Turbo and Stimulus. We like to build a so-called large monolith, using HTML over the wire and web-sockets.

More than 3 years of experience developing full-stack Ruby on Rails;

You have experience with MySQL and/or PostgreSQL;

  • Excellent command of English, both oral and written, speaking Dutch is a plus;
  • If you work in a different time zone, we prefer to have at least 50% overlap so we can schedule meetings, link sessions, and so on;
  • I have never tried that before, so I think I should definitely be able to" suits you.

We are Nedap: a tech company with people knowledge. We provide job satisfaction and enjoyment at work. Our technology makes people more productive, and organisations more efficient. There are more than 750 people working at Nedap in various fields such as design, engineering, software development, finance, HRM, project management, marketing, and sales. We work together on our fantastic campus in Groenlo in various business units and teams, and we share a common ambition.

Active in 10 countries
750 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 30 years

What employees are saying

Daniël Nijkamp

Business Developer - Nedap Identification Systems

Daniël Nijkamp

"When I took part in the Nedap masterclass in 2017, I immediately noticed that this company is very different from the other companies I’d seen during my course. I was sold immediately! I’m not going to reveal everything, but those three days were fantastic."

Lisanne Kemps

Sales & Account Manager - Nedap Staffing Solutions

Lisanne Kemps

“The most of what I get out of my work is the unique freedom given to grow and to develop. I truly am an entrepreneur in our own market group. Initiatives are appreciated and we are all trusted with picking it up and to actually carrying it out together.”