Node.js Full-stack Engineer (Remote)

40000.00 - 60000.00 EUR Annual
13 Sep 2017
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
At Reedsy (Full-time), in London, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Salary: ???40.000 - ???60.000
Expires at: 2017-10-22

About Reedsy:

We connect human creativity and technology to publish brilliant books.

Authors and publishers come to Reedsy to work with the world's best publishing professionals (the likes of Stephen King's designer, Neil Gaiman's editor or Walter Isaacson's publicist) and produce high-quality books.

As of today, our community counts about 500 professionals, all coming from the best publishing houses, and over 25,000 authors. The company won the Bookseller award of the best publishing startup of 2015.

Reedsy is part of Seedcamp (#1 tech startup accelerator in Europe) and won the Bookseller award of the best publishing startup of 2015. The company is based in London and funded by Europe's top business angels and VC funds.

You want to take over the publishing world? Cool, keep reading!


You will join and work on two products: the Reedsy marketplace and our book production tool. Here's what you'll do:

  • Architect and develop highly scalable web applications
  • Work closely with our designers and engineers to design, build, and ship new features from scratch
  • Evaluate and improve the performance, durability, and security of applications in production
  • Take ownership for your tasks and see features through from start to finish
  • Help teammates improve when reviewing their work and appreciate feedback when they reciprocate
  • Build RESTful APIs
Main requirements
  • Professional experience with Node.js, Angular.js and NoSQL (Redis, MongoDB) databases
  • A firm understanding of how to write maintainable and scaleable CSS
  • Unit tests and QA testing tools and techniques
  • Vast Git knowledge
  • Strong emphasis on Systems Architecture and Design Patterns
  • Perfectly fluent in English
  • Enjoys working remotely
Nice to have
  • Professional experience with Ruby, MySQL and ShareDB
  • Experience doing A/B testing and using analytics tools
  • Experience with deployment automation tools
  • A good dose of ambition, as well as a great sense of humor