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Ruby on Rails Developer
  • Employer: Metropolitan
  • Reference: MTVH91501
  • Published: Thu 16/01/2020, 10:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 31/01/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary: 60000 - 75000 + Benefits
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Twickenham, Corporation of London

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Ruby on Rails Developer

Our Mission

MTVH is one of the UK’s leading housing associations. Our vision is that everyone should have a home and the chance to live well. We are people powered with a social purpose & we're using tech to challenge & innovate how the housing sector delivers the right outcomes for the communities we serve.

Our customers and staff have high expectations. We want to use technology as an enabler for change, where everyone has the right tools, capabilities and services to deliver outcomes that reflect our values and exceed expectations. The Digital team have important role to play in achieving that. We are developing great customer-focussed digital products that, engage customers and their communities, inspire our people and drive business efficiency.

About the role

We’re looking for a Ruby on Rails developer to join the team. You will be designing and developing websites, integrations and web services that meet the user-needs of current and prospective tenants, employees, partners, investors and local government.

You’ll be working with different technologies, across multiple digital products, including our housing services for residents and our home ownership marketing and sales services.

You’ll be working in a multi-disciplinary team alongside product managers, developers, designers and user researchers at MTVH and our partner agencies.

This is a hands-on coding role, where you’ll be working with technologies like:

  • Ruby on Rails

  • PHP, WordPress and Laravel

  • Lambda, Node JS

  • PostgreSQL, MySQL and MsSQL

  • Git and GitHub

  • AWS, Docker and Terraform

    If you’re motivated to develop digital services that have an impactful social outcome, in an environment that supports your learning and development, this could be the opportunity for you.

What you'll need to succeed


  • have experience developing in Ruby on Rails (minimum 2 years+ experience) and some of the other technologies we use

  • are comfortable in a highly collaborative and communicative workplace and keen to share skills and knowledge with our team

  • enjoy learning to write high-quality software collaboratively

  • are motivated to develop great user-focussed digital services

  • are passionate about learning new technologies

Additional Benefits

In addition to generous holiday entitlement we provide:

  • A matched contribution pension scheme

  • Life assurance

  • Competitive family polices

  • Salary sacrifice schemes and season ticket loans

  • A commitment to flexible and agile working

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, please take a look at the attached Job Description for more details. If it’s the ideal job for you, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, with a covering letter of why you think you’re a good match for this role.

Interview date: TBC

Our promise

All employment decisions at MTVH are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.

"We are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations."

How to Apply

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