Developer Ruby (Mid level or Senior)


Are you interested in disrupting a conservative market as a developer? Ligo is a rapidly growing legal tech scale-up and is looking for an enthusiastic junior developer to strengthen the team. If you are ambitious, want to make an impact, want to build something and if you are a lot of fun, then we are looking for you!


Ligo is a fast growing legal tech startup that makes 'legal' easy, fast and affordable for entrepreneurs in an innovative way. With the combination of self-service and marketplace platform, we are completely changing the conservative legal market. With our technology, we ensure that every entrepreneur has easy access to high quality legal services (B2B subscription model) with an all you can eat membership.

Your daily responsibilities:

Are you eager to learn a lot and do you want to have an impact on an entire market? Join the Ligo team! We are looking for a hands-on enthusiastic Junior / Apprentice developer., You will be working close to the customers and the support team to improve the Ligo application. You find challenges in improving the stability and maintainability, and look for opportunities to extend and modernise the existing architecture. You will be ensuring all the customers have the highest quality experience and build features to make our customers lives and support teams lives easier. In addition, you convert ideas and feedback from our customers into great features. You share and discuss ideas with our CTO, Growth Hacker and Customer Success Manager.

Furthermore, you will be involved in developing new features, components, and functionality of our product. This is an entry level role and learning will be a key part of it. Our CTO has extensive experience mentoring and training Jr developers and you will have the unique opportunity to learn from him and gain a lot of experience. Our stack is based on Rails supported by Postgres, Redis and Elasticsearch.

You enjoy to aim for a specific goal with a team and to be part of a growing scale-up. At Ligo you will work in an enthusiastic, young and hard-working team with a strong mission.

What are your key responsibilities?

  • Monitor and fix application errors
  • Determine ways to make the platform faster for our end users
  • Build features which make everyone's lives a little bit better
  • Develop and grow professionally


What makes us happy?

  • A keen eye to detail
  • Bootcamp / CS degree or work portfolio
  • Interest in the Ruby ecosystem
  • Capable of solving problems creatively and effectively
  • Familiar with HTML, CSS, and javascript and some scripting language (python, ruby, php etc)

Tech details

The stack of Ligo is composed of:

  • Ruby & Ruby on Rails
  • Javascript
  • Postgres
  • Elasticsearch
  • Redis
  • Bootstrap
  • AWS

What do we offer?

  • A key position within a super enthusiastic young team. Opportunity to build a fast growing leading B2B platform which will dominate the legal industry.
  • Help build key infrastructure. Our app is in great shape but we are still young and have much more to do.
  • A place to hone your skill as a developer. It’s not sink or swim here.
  • A position in which initiative, creativity, and responsibility are required and appreciated
  • Work in the center of Amsterdam @Stadhouderskade!

Interested? We are looking forward to your application! Apply through the button below! We would appreciate it when you sending us a link to your Github-profile and earlier projects, so we can take a sneak peek before we call you.