Ruby on Rails Developer (Medior & Senior)

Job description

As an experienced developer @ligo you will be able to break open the current conservative legal market!  We are growing like crazy so join our team if you are a hands-on enthusiastic developer, you love Test-Driven Development and you put value in creating a high-quality project. 

Your daily responsibilities:

On a daily base 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. In this role you share and discuss ideas with our CTO, Head of Growth and Customer Success Manager but you will also working close with our  support team and sales team to improve the Ligo application.


Tech details

The stack of Ligo is composed of:

•          Ruby on Rails

•          RSpec

•          Postgres-Database

•          Javascript componenten

•          Bundler

•          ElasticSearch

•          AWS

•          Redis

•          Sass


Our code coverage is 96%. We always design before we start building. Before we start developing, we write a feature test and develop new software on the basis of that. Because of the fact that we have run so many automatic tests, we have good control over what we do and change. Without any stress we oftentimes deploy to production. Besides this we are almost switching to Docker. Our hosting-environment is completely ready for this. 


  • You are living in the area of Amsterdam (working remote or sponsoring visa is not possible for this position)
  • You have a keen eye to detail and you are interested in the Ruby ecosystem 
  • You have a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar position
  • You are capable of solving problems creatively and effectively 
  • You are familiar with HTML, CSS, and javascript and some scripting language (python, ruby, php etc)

What Ligo offers you:

  • Working in the heart of Amsterdam (our office is near the Heineken Experience)
  • 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.
  • Opportunity to develop your own skills and further shape your career, working with senior developers in the field
  • Competitive salary and healthy lunch, friday drinks and fun team activities such as bubble soccer 

About us

Founded in 2015, Ligo is a platform to help businesses with easy access to high-quality legal services. We make sure that they save time and money, so they can focus on what matters: building businesses. An entrepreneur can incorporate a business, create customized legal documents with our smart software and call with a lawyer for advice. With our "all you can eat" membership we ensure that each and every entrepreneur has access to affordable legal services on a daily basis for a fixed price per month.

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.