Posted on :
20 Sep, 2017
20 Sep, 2017
Devex is assisting a global education and technology non-profit to find a Senior Software Engineer with specific expertise in Node.js to plan, coordinate, engineer, and maintain the organization’s next generation of software.
Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
The software team is charged with developing the organization’s products used by more than 500,000 readers every month. These include a web application, multiple Android apps, in-house book management tools and the supporting backends. We use a wide range of technologies including RAILS, node.js, .NET, AWS, Azure, React and Android native. We work at scale, handling over 4M web visitors a month and our redshift database has grown to over 350M rows.
The senior software engineer will have a hand in our backend systems, be responsible for code health and ongoing evolution, and will take care of the entire lifecycle of different systems. Most importantly, the products they will develop are used in the Global South to help children and adults learn and improve their reading skills.
You are an ideal candidate if you connect with our mission, and have proven experience in implementing web applications across the full stack, including deployment to the cloud.
Engineering and Information Technology Innovation
Nice to Have
You must have the necessary work permit and visa requirements prior to applying for the position. The organization does not sponsor visas.
Compensation and benefits
In addition to competitive salaries, staff enjoy:
Interested candidates should submit an updated CV and cover letter.