Ruby on Rails Developer

Work Type

Contract or Full-time


Remote (Australia / NZ timezone)

Who we are

Stocksmith is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company based in Australia. We create perpetual inventory software for small batch / handmade manufacturing businesses. Our product has been used by over 30,000 Etsy, Shopify and Square sellers to calculate real time stock levels, COGS, expenses and pricing guidance.

Due to recent growth, we’re now looking for a developer to join our team and help us to deliver a number of exciting new features and integrations.

Our tech stack includes Ruby on Rails, MySQL, RSpec, Cucumber, Capybara, Redis, Sphinx/Manticore, Elastic Search, SideKiq and jQuery

What we are looking for

You should have ideally have experience in maintaining production-level Ruby on Rails applications for 3 years or more. You'll be expected to write clear, concise, and performant code, along with creating and maintaining our suite of unit and integration tests.

Experience in 3rd party APIs, integrations and feeds is a bonus, as is some experience with bug triage and fixing.

In addition to your technical prowess, you'll need to have great analytical and communication skills, a positive attitude, curiosity and drive to find solutions to problems, the ability to work remotely / manage your time well / take responsibility for getting things done.

You'll preferably be within 3 hours of AEST (Melbourne, Australia) so you can participate in our daily standups, code reviews and most importantly feel like a proper part of our small team.

Like to apply?

Introduce yourself by sending an email through to, along with your resume, hourly rate / desired salary and links that best show off some of the things you have been recently working on.