Software Engineer (Javascript)

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Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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BibliU is a learning enablement platform that gives students access to the course materials they need from day one of class.

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Reports into: Engineering Team Lead

Contract Type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Remote (UK-based)

Experience: 2 years upwards

About Us

At BibliU, we have an audacious vision: the future of Higher Education is about ensuring all students have affordable access to their class content. To achieve this, we have built partnerships with thousands of publishers and created a Learning Enablement platform that is dedicated to making learning more equitable, effective, and efficient. Interested in helping us shake up higher education and make reading materials more accessible and learning more effective? Read on!

Our team of 70+, of which half the senior management team are women, are currently seeking engineers to work within a global, cross-functional, product-driven team.

About our team

The Engineering teams at Bibliu are designed with stakeholders in mind. You would be joining the Content & Scalability team which primarily serves publishers as well as fellow Bibliu employees. We are a friendly, open-minded, collaborative team and are always aiming to improve ourselves and our processes.

Team purpose:

  • Ensure publisher content can be successfully displayed in the Bibliu platform, be it familiar or new types of media.
  • Solve challenging, industry-wide problems to improve and speed-up the processes which supply institutions with content.
  • Empower internal teams by providing tools and data allowing them to spend more time on value-adding work.
  • Ensure our services are robust and able to adapt to the ever-changing needs and size of the industry.


  • Contribute to architectural discussions and help us make technical implementation decisions.
  • Build new features for our existing products.
  • Troubleshoot issues and maintain our existing stack.

Note: we are open to hiring junior candidates in which case the following would become targets!


About you

We are looking for a back-end software engineer to join our team.

Preferred experience:

  • Cloud services (preferably AWS)
  • JavaScript and Node.js

Ideal but not necessary:

  • Experience with Go(lang)
  • Interest in infrastructure and DevOps
  • Experience with event driven architecture


Our benefits are all aimed at supporting a healthy work-life balance and cultivating a company culture where you can bring your whole, human self to work.

Here's what we offer:

  • 35 holiday days in addition to public holidays
  • Your birthday off (in addition to annual leave)
  • 6 BibliU Wellness Days (on top of your annual leave)
  • Flexible working
  • Private medical insurance
  • Access to online learning platform
  • Social and wellness events

We strongly encourage candidates of all different backgrounds, experiences and identities to apply. Each new hire is an opportunity for us to bring in a different perspective and BibliU is committed to building an inclusive and supportive workplace where everyone can do rewarding work.

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