Working Student / Intern: Ruby on Rails and/or Elixir Development
7Mind was founded in 2014 to bring meditation and mindfulness into our modern world. With 800.000 downloads to date 7Mind has already become Germany’s most popular online meditation training (available for iOS, Android or via web app) and is still growing.
Our goal is to help people pay as much attention to their mental wellbeing as they do to their physical health. In cooperation with seasoned meditation trainers as well as health-care experts we strive to develop high-quality trainings that provide the easiest access possible to meditation and mindfulness.
We are a young and highly-motivated startup team based in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg. As part of our team you would be responsible for developing and maintaining our next generation micro service powered backend with Elixir and some Ruby on Rails.
- Help to split up our existing Ruby on Rails monolith application into a fully asynchronous micro service architecture powered by Kafka and Elixir
- Implement new features in our administration interface with Ruby on Rails and Elixir
- Provide technical support for our customers
- Expand and maintain test coverage
- Maintain code quality, organization and automation
- Preferably studying computer science or related topic
- Deep knowledge of Elixir or Ruby
- Understanding of functional programming
- Comfortable with Docker
- Experience in Software Test Design (BDD)
- Comfortable working with Unix command line tools and version-control tools like GIT
- You are fluent in English
Nice to Have:
- A published website showing your skills
- Experience with Kubernetes
- Practical knowledge of continuous integration (we use wercker)
- Experience with agile project management (we use Jira)
- Knowledge or willing to learn Elixir
What We Offer:
- Bright and shiny startup offices in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg
- Regular team events with lightning tech talks and open source contribution
- Lifetime access to 7Mind+
- Benefits, such as snacks, fruit, beverages and team events
- An introduction into Berlin’s vibrant startup scene
- Last but not least: A job that makes a difference
We are looking forward to meeting you!