Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer

Blue Bottle Coffee, Oakland, CA

Coffee Roaster - Brewers, Subscriptions & Brewing Guides

Blue Bottle is on a mission to bring delicious coffee to everyone who asks for it. Our engineering systems team is in search of a senior-level, permanent or contract, server-side engineer primarily working with Ruby on Rails.

The Blue Bottle ecosystem consists of custom applications that are integrated with cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings. Custom apps are written in RoR/ HTML5 / CSS / Javascript, and deployed on AWS.

This full-time position is based in Oakland, CA.

You will:

  • Design, implement and support applications needed by our internal business teams such as ETL, data warehouse and Ordering Platform (tools for stores to fulfill orders, etc)
  • Integrate with SaaS platforms: SaaS vendors include Square POS, Netsuite ERP, 3rd party logistics providers, payment processing, HR information systems, and coffee roast management
  • Work with a talented team of engineers, designers, product managers, and business leaders

You are:

  • An excellent communicator
  • A team player, comfortable working as part of a group, willing to share knowledge and help others, while open to learning from others
  • A self starter
  • Able to take over someone else’s code and re-factor effectively when needed
  • Good at debugging complex integrations

You have:

  • 5+ years of relevant software engineering work experience
  • Detailed knowledge of RoR
  • 3-4 years experience developing applications that involve integration with web services, both SOAP and REST
  • Experience with Netsuite SOAP API or Go is a plus

A few benefits we offer:

  • Health, dental, and vision coverage for eligible employees starting on your first day
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off
  • Free drinks at any of our cafes and a complimentary bag of beans to take home each week
  • Discounts on any Blue Bottle food items and merchandise

About Blue Bottle Coffee

About us Blue Bottle Coffee is a passionate team of hundreds around the world, united by the simple purpose of getting great coffee to everyone who asks for it whether that be in our cafes or at home. Blue Bottle is headquartered in Oakland, CA and have retail and business operations in the Bay Area, Los Angeles, New York, and Tokyo. We roast on three coasts using vintage gear, put it in compostable bags, and get it to our customers within 48 hours. We are baristas, managers, roasters & production specialists, chefs, engineers, designers, analysts, technicians, and more. We craft delicious drinks, treat our guests with the utmost care and respect, bake cookies, clean up after ourselves, get change at the bank, and say please and thank you. We offer the less able our seats on the bus and brush and floss daily. And we want you to join our team, who we believe to be the most talented, kindest, and hardest-working in the business.

Want to learn more about Blue Bottle Coffee? Visit Blue Bottle Coffee's website.