Ruby Software Engineer

Published on December 14, 2022

Bullhorn is the global leader in software for the staffing industry. After more than 20 years, more than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. Led by the original co-founder, partnered with venture capital, and powered by seasoned leaders across a global workforce with an eye toward innovation, Bullhorn has had year-over-year growth, making it the market leader in the recruitment software space while allowing for new opportunities for over 35% of our employees to advance their careers in 2021. 

We are a remote-first organization and over 30% of our employees reside outside the United States. Headquartered in Boston, we also have offices in St. Louis, London, Brighton, Rotterdam, Frankfurt, and Sydney (just in case you’re in the area to stop by). Whether you’re local or remote, our vision is to ensure every employee has a sense of belonging, a voice that is heard, and a clear path to success. Your incredible experience as an employee will consist of flexible work hours to ensure a positive work-life balance and use Zoom, Slack, and other tools to stay connected. 

About the role
Reporting to our Technical Lead, the Ruby Software Engineer will have the opportunity to write custom applications and integrations, learn and explore new technologies, and work with a talented and growing team.

A typical day will include
  • Writing and unit testing clean, performant, and reusable Java and Ruby.
  • Debugging complex Java problems to find simple solutions.
  • Working on minor enhancements and bug fixes in Ruby.
  • Working with the team to design solutions for our customer’s problems.
  • Participating in code reviews and giving feedback to improve our code standards.
  • Providing direction on future-looking technical, architectural, and software design.

This role is a fit for you if
  • You have 2+ years of experience as a Software Engineer.
  • You have experience developing back-end services in Ruby.
  • You have experience with RDBMS (PostgreSQL) and Message Queues (Sidekiq, RabbitMQ ).
  • You love solving problems with code and are driven by best practices.
  • You are a stickler for the right solution and want to expand your technical prowess.
  • You are a team player and would rather ask for help than stay stuck for hours.
  • You have experience working with Docker.
  • You have experience working with modern cloud providers (such as AWS).
  • You have a deep understanding of SQL.
  • You have a Github account with code examples. Show us what you can do!

What we offer...
  • Pension
  • EAP
  • Commuting Reimbursements
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Full Access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Quarterly paid volunteer days
  • Lucrative Employee Referral Program (eligible prior to your first day)
  • Career development opportunities up/across Bullhorn 

Bullhorn's core purpose is to create an incredible customer experience, starting with creating an incredible employee experience. Our vision is for every employee to have a sense of belonging, a voice that is heard, and a clear path to success. We are committed to building diverse and inclusive teams, and our culture is shaped by our five core values: Ownership, Energy, Speed & Agility, Service, and Being Human. We’re looking for real-life humans, each with their own unique set of thoughts, beliefs, cultures, identities, background, and body that is completely individual. We also love humans who have taken less traditional paths of education and believe that experience and learning come in many forms. Together, all these unique individuals make Bullhorn stronger. If you’re reading this, you’re probably applying for/considering a job with us, and we want you to know that Bullhorn is an equal opportunity employer. For us, that means we always have, and will always, strive to be as inclusive as possible in all aspects of employment and that we do not and will not tolerate discrimination of any kind.