Backend Developer

Vienna (preferably), Linz or Salzburg | Engineering & IT | Full-time


Ready to change the world with code? With hundreds of millions of users we face the challenge of building a top-class backend infrastructure and applications every day. Our main tools of choice to scale our applications are jRuby, Sinatra, Sidekiq, MySQL, and MongoDB.


You’ll contribute by:

  • Designing efficient and scalable backend services and APIs for our health and fitness applications
  • Working together with your team to envision the next great features and applications of Runtastic
  • Writing tests and releasing & monitoring your code
  • Improving our growing codebase

With a proactive mindset there will be plenty of opportunities to bring in your own ideas to shape the future of Runtastic.


What makes you the right match:

  • Experience writing robust, maintainable HTTP and REST APIs. Previous experience with Ruby is a plus
  • At least 2 years of experience in backend development
  • Knowledge of SQL and familiarity with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB or Cassandra
  • Ability to speak JSON (preferably JSON API) and REST to clients
  • Preferably, a degree in Information Technology, Software Engineering or a related field (higher technical institute or university)
  • Very good English skills
  • Curious mindset and a team player


Salary Information

And here’s the fine print: Our salary range starts at EUR 39.200 gross per year. Your actual offer depends on your skill set and experience.


Shona Mulligan
Talent Scout
+43 660 661 60 6