Position Title: Software Engineer, Academic Lead

Reports to: V.P of Product 

Ideally US Time Zone Based

About Bibliotech

Join a team that’s transforming higher education by using our disruptive technology to serve the education community. Bibliotech gives you the opportunity to work with a mission-driven organization that is changing the future of the multi-billion dollar textbook industry. You’ll have a direct impact on students and educational professionals as we work together to reduce the cost of course materials.   

Why work for Bibliotech?

You will be part of a team that pushes boundaries to provide the most efficient learning experience for academic content worldwide. You will have the opportunity to influence product development. You will have access to cutting-edge frameworks and software tools, as well as developer conferences for Google, AWS, Apple, etc.

We offer a competitive salary, stock options, private medical insurance, travel card and more. To promote a healthy work-life balance, we offer generous paid time-off and remote working opportunities. We believe in cultivating a fun, energetic, well-nourished team culture! We enjoy free top-shelf coffee and healthy snacks, birthday cakes, social and team sporting events, and offsite retreats. 

This opportunity will allow you to work with a global, cross-functional, product-driven team. You will be a lead for our Academic Systems team. Taking an MVP into production, sprint planning, issue planning and reporting, Building and leading a team of 4/5 engineers working on LTI integration. You will be working with our Enterprise Customers to develop and improve our systems that integrate to their systems.

  • Implement and build new features of a constantly evolving app
  • Lead other engineers to deliver code
  • Test code is written using well-known frameworks
  • Peer code reviews
  • Architect the structure of data
  • Build new features with rapid scaling in mind
  • Understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Work with stakeholders to define the best solutions to development problems and business requirements
  • Set deadlines and communicate often about progress toward those goals


Our Ideal Candidate has:

  • 5+ years of Node.js experience
  • 2 years experience with Web development
  • Expertise in building integrations with 3rd party services
  • Strong SQL understanding, experience with ORM services
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, or other cloud providers
  • Experience in leading small engineering teams across multiple locations
  • Familiarity with using JIRA
  • Contributed to open source projects (Node.js knowledge preferred)
  • Excellent communication skills with technical and non-technical team members
  • Works autonomously in an initiative driven environment
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple

Location: US Locations Only