Senior Software Engineer- Ruby on Rails

Published on April 14, 2023

Let's shape the future of wellness together—one class, one appointment at a time.

Our dream of revolutionizing the fitness and wellness industry is no small feat, and we're looking for talented people to make it a reality. When you join Mindbody + ClassPass, you’ll work with kind, intelligent people and enjoy unrivaled benefits. You’ll also share in a true culture of purpose and passion centered around helping people live happier, healthier lives. We’re not just another thriving company—we’re far and away the leader of our industry. So join the team, and let’s see what we can accomplish together!

Who we are

At Mindbody + ClassPass, we’re innovating for the future of wellness by bringing together the best of both sides of the market: Mindbody is the industry’s most trusted technology platform, empowering tens of thousands of wellness brands around the world with the software and resources they need to run and grow their businesses. ClassPass is one of the most popular apps for fitness lovers and self-care enthusiasts, partnering with over 30,000 fitness studios, gyms, salons, and spas around the world. We’re on a mission to create a wellness community for all—opening the doors to more authentic, local wellness experiences than ever before.

About the role

  • Serves as a self-directed, key contributor on a scrum team building new features.
  • Resolves ongoing defects to ensure high quality software delivery.
  • Makes implementation design decisions around new features.
  • Analyzes technical requirements with the team to gauge level of effort.
  • Breaks down complex projects and mentors more junior engineers.
  • Carefully analyzes design specifications before coding to understand effort levels required.
  • Creates technical documentation for new features that can be easily understood by peers.
  • Writes and executes tests, including creating comprehensive unit tests.
  • Performs peer code reviews to ensure quality of the codebase.
  • Keeps abreast of new technologies.
  • Ensures designs and projects created comply with design library guidelines, internal best practices, and coding conventions when applicable.
  • Ability to decompose and delegate work to junior engineers.
  • Assists in removing obstacles for the team to yield successful sprints.
  • Performs peer code reviews to ensure quality of the codebase.
  • Updates job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques and computing equipment; participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, participating in professional organizations.
  • Works effectively with multiple projects and features.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Skills & experience

  • Overall 7-12 years of industry experience in programming web applications, mobile and/or large scale enterprise products.
  • At least 6 years of experience in Ruby
  • Deep knowledge of the Ruby language, related frameworks (Rails), and the Ruby toolchain
  • Substantial experience with BDD or TDD and testing frameworks
  • Substantial experience designing APIs
  • Hands-on experience with both RDBMS (PostgreSQL, SQLServer, etc) and NoSQL (Mongo, DynamoDB, etc).
  • Fluency in Git and branching workflows such as Gitflow or Trunk-based development.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well on highly collaborative scrum teams.
  • Familiarity with Agile concepts and comfortable working with issue tracking tools such as Jira or ADO.
  • Detailed oriented, professional and possesses a positive work attitude.
  • Comfort with *nix-based systems and the command prompt.
  • Experience using Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Demonstrated ability to pick up new concepts quickly.
  • Interest in working with various server languages such as: Golang, C#, Haskell, Clojure, or something other than Ruby
  • Communicate professionally both verbally and in writing.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Have we piqued your curiosity?

Sound like the role for you? We’d love to hear from you! Even if you’re not 100% sure about potential fit, we still encourage you to apply. We’re looking for the right person, not the perfect series of checkboxes.
Mindbody is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We highly value diversity at our company and encourage people of all different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or other protected characteristics.