Job information

$ 35,000 - 48,000 EUR per annum

Job Summary

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. We work hands-on to solve real-world problems and make the working life of millions of people a better one everyday, creating digital products on a massively scaled platform.

We currently have an opening for a Ruby on Rails Developer in Barcelona.

As a member of our talented team, under Agile Development methodologies, your focus will be the development and maintenance of our web-based Recruiting products. These define the social recruiting market in the German speaking area.

Job Description

Main requirements

  • Experience with Ruby On Rails and MySQL
  • Testing (Unit Testing/TDD/BDD)
  • Constantly evolving with the technology trends, and willing to embrace change
  • Team spirit and will to share knowledge with other experts
  • Fluent in English

Nice to have

  • Experience with modern web technologies across the whole stack: React, Backbone.js, Marionette
  • Regular contributions to open source projects


  • Training, conferences and many opportunities to learn, experiment and grow
  • Regular team and offsite events
  • A great, multicultural and diverse environment
  • Option to work on whatever you like once per quarter during our XING-wide Hack Week
  • Flexible working hours and some days of "work from home" to support your work-life balance
  • Restaurant tickets, fresh fruit, coffee and snacks
  • Flexible compensation plan (health insur-ance/transport/nursery tickets)
  • Spanish/German lessons
  • A mobile device of your choice as well for private use
  • You’ll also be provided with a high-end MacBook Pro
  • A sunny office located in the centre of Barcelona with a large terrace
  • 30 days of holidays
  • Large, highly distributed platform with over 14 million users
  • We're an Open Source contributor and we also organize public user groups and coding events, such as Ruby on Rails and other Tech Meetups. Check our engineering blog!