Ruby on Rails Developer

  • Location:
    Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Network
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Collaboration, Video
  • Job Id

What You’ll Do

You will join our Placetel's Software Engineering team to build next generation unified communication platforms with world-class self-service web frontends, automated service oriented backends on top of a highly secure and cloud centric full stack service provider application platform.

In this role you will focus on Ruby on Rails and agile software development in a very professional, agile and fast-moving environment.

You will join an innovative team of dynamic and highly skilled engineers and will be responsible for:

  • Fullstack development of next generation unified communication platform with focus on ease of use, zero touch automatization of all service provider processes from order to bill and various self-service portals for B2B customers, VARs and distributors.
  • You work with a state of the art software stack based on Ruby on Rails using tools and technologies such as GCP, Kubernetes,, test driven development with RSPEC and capybara.
  • Integration and implementation of modern, leading edge security frameworks to align to Cisco's high security requirements
  • Engineering of seamless application based fail-over solutions for all platform components
  • Engineering and integration of 3rd party application interfaces of market leading SaaS companies with the goal to offer a seamless user experience
  • Implementation of best in class monitoring and anti-fraud solutions
  • Maintenance and further extensions of all platform services
  • Design and integration of VoIP and UCaaS (Unified communication as a Service) solutions

Who You'll Work With

Cisco has a market leading position within the Cloud Collaboration and Communication marketplace. Within Cisco, Placetel is a creative and constantly growing business unit offering Cloud PBX and Cloud UC solutions to the German SMB market. We are the specialists for digitized sales with a disruptive approach in selling cloud communication services. Our 20.000+ Placetel customers include well-known brands and companies as well as small and medium-sized enterprises.

Who You Are

You are a software developer with 1-6 years of experience in an object oriented programming language like Ruby, Phyton, Java or PHP in a test driven and agile development environment.

  • Self-motivated creative thinker and problem solver who will work collectively both with internal partners and third-party experts to achieve the growth ambitions for our demanding business.
  • You are a talented and passionate software engineer that focuses and contributes to make our platform more innovative, user-friendly, secure and high available. You like to move fast, work agile and build innovative and user-friendly solutions.
  • Nice to have: GCP (Google Cloud, Kubernetes) platform definition, design and implementation

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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