Backend Engineer (RoR) @ Chatwoot

Posted a month ago

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โŒ› Commitment
๐Ÿ’ผ Experience
4+ Years
๐Ÿ’ฐ Salary range/Hourly rate:
$25kโ€“$90k (0.25% โ€“ 2.0% Equity)
๐Ÿ“ Description

At Chatwoot, we deeply care about building simple and performant APIs.

The role

  • Improve and extend Chatwoot's backend APIs based on growing community & customer requirements.
  • Work on improving backend architecture, provide suggestions on improving the existing implementations.
  • Work closely with our designers and front-end engineers, collaborate to build intuitive user experiences.
  • Work with the community & customers to collect feedback and provide suggestions for product improvements.
  • Help in building the processes, document them in the public handbook.
  • Onboard and support new team members and our public contributors.

What are we looking for

  • Significant professional experience in building performant APIs using Ruby on Rails.
  • Experience in writing maintainable tests suits with RSpec.
  • Experience in diagnosing and preventing performance-related problems.
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with effective communication skills.
  • Experiencing in managing a project from its conceptual stage all the way to production.

Good to have

  • Previously worked with a remote team is a plus.
  • Having experience with frontend development / DevOps is a plus.

Application process

We strive to reply to every application we receive. Our process is very simple and completely transparent.

  1. Share your Github profile, previous projects and your resume to
  2. Interview (cultural) with the team, if your profile is a match.
  3. Code assignment (async, 4-5 hour task)
  4. Review call with the team (Discuss the choices made, evaluate further improvements)
  5. Offer


  • Remote work culture, flexible working hours.
  • Competitive salary and company stock options.
  • Flexible time-off. We require you to take at least 2 weeks off each year.
  • We will provide you with the equipment/tools required for remote work.
  • Annual retreat (We plan to do one as soon as the current COVID situation is improved)

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