• Employment Type: Full-time
  • Location: ThincLab, Nexus10 Tower, Adelaide CBD
  • Some Flexible [work from home] workdays considered


Who we are

Tenant Options is a National Proptech Real Estate Software company based in the Thinclab in Adelaide.

We are a very customer focused business helping to improve the workload of Residential Real Estate agents all over Australia. 

Who are we looking for

We are looking for an experienced Ruby on Rails developer to join our team in our ADELAIDE office. Our existing product is built in Ruby on Rails, so we’re looking for someone to maintain the application, as well as implement incremental improvements to ensure the best service to our customers in the growing market.

Our search is for team players who understand our commitment to customer service & problem solving. People that come up with ideas and like to challenge our why and what.

An interest in Real estate and Proptech would be an advantage.

What a day looks like in the role

  • Working with developers and business stakeholders to develop our product
  • Developing in Ruby on Rails and web technologies
  • Working with our team to identify problems, suggest, design and implement solutions
  • Engaging with customer feedback
  • Monitoring and maintaining system infrastructure
  • Apply and promote high-quality engineering practices
  • Leading the development effort, guiding junior developers and mentoring them
  • Engaging with customer feedback

What we’re looking for

  • 2 – 5 years of experience in software development
  • 3+ years of experience in web development would be desirable but not essential
  • Some experience with Test Driven Development (TDD), writing unit tests
  • Experience working in a software engineering team 
  • An understanding of web security and best practices
  • Experience using tools such as Bitbucket and GIT 
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent technical qualification would be desirable but not essential
  • Some experience with AWS would be desirable but not essential
  • Experience working with project management software is desirable
  • To engage with customer feedback
  • An interested in proptech would be desirable but not essential

Applications for this position are now open

Please apply by emailing us at team@tenantoptions.com.au

Ensure you have addressed the following points in the email and please attach a Cover letter and Resume. 

Lead Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

  • What country are you based in currently?
    Do you have any work restrictions? (Visa, etc)
  • Do you have any upcoming periods where you’ll be unavailable? (holidays, jury duty, etc)
  • What are your salary expectations? 
  • Have you ever managed a team in an office before?
  • Software-wise, what’s one of your greatest successes?
  • What’s your ‘go-to’ tech stack? Why?
  • Do you have any other comments or questions?