LearnUpon is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Serbia. We allow our employees to choose where they want to work. You'll have the option to work remotely, in the office, or a mixture of both that you have the flexibility to decide on.

LearnUpon LMS helps organizations train their employees, partners, and customers. Businesses can manage, track, and achieve their unique learning goals — all through a single, powerful solution.

With offices in Dublin (our HQ), Philadelphia, Belgrade, and Sydney, we are a team that puts our customers' experience at the heart of everything we do. We're always striving for the best solution (not the easy one), and we’re committed to producing work that we can be proud of.

Our offices are open, collaborative environments where our team and individual accomplishments are celebrated and encouraged. Join LearnUpon, where we work together as a friendly, supportive team who, most importantly, like to have fun.

As a Senior Software Engineer in our Engineering group, you will be responsible for the delivery of features, services, enhancements, and fixes of LearnUpon’s core product. You’ll be participating in the design of a scalable, best-in-class LMS and you’ll strengthen the great company culture that we have in LearnUpon.

What will I be doing?

  • Delivering solutions that continue to amaze our customers.
  • Driving impact and innovation by designing, building and shipping software at scale.
  • Actively improving the level of craftsmanship in our code and designs.
  • Collaborating closely with other Engineers. 
  • Mentoring where required.

What skills do I need?

  • 4+ years of experience in software design and development in an object-oriented programming language such as Java, C/C++, C#.
  • Hands-on experience writing and shipping high-quality, large-scale distributed systems and client-server architectures.
  • Able to effectively communicate technical ideas to and collaborate with both technical and non-technical peers.
  • Holistic approach in engineering problem solving keeping a high bar for software quality.
  • Experience guiding a project from initial requirements gathering right up to deployment, working with the team and all stakeholders along the way.
  • A passion for craftsmanship.
  • Owning the delivery throughout all phases of SDLC.
  • Extensive experience with relational and non-relational databases and query performance.
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
  • A track record of being a team player who works as well with non-technical stakeholders as your fellow developers.

Don’t worry if you don’t tick every box in order to apply, we’re always happy to review applications and take all experience into consideration.  We do our utmost to provide feedback where we can!

Not required but considered a big plus

  • Experience with asynchronous job frameworks such as Kafka or Sidekiq.
  • Previous experience working in a SaaS environment.
  • Exposure to Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience building applications using Rails, Django or equivalent framework.
  • Experience with a client-side JavaScript framework e.g. Angular.
  • Previous experience of eLearning technologies. 
  • Experience with API and payment gateway integrations.

Why work with us?

  • Work in a fun and supportive environment with regular team events. 
  • Excellent career progression – take LearnUpon where you think it can go. 
  • Structured learning environment.
  • English lessons. 
  • Competitive salary and company stock options.
  • Employee Assistance Programme. 
  • Comprehensive private health insurance scheme.
  • 25 days annual leave + 1 annual company wellness day off.

Our new way of working - Dynamic working

We allow our employees to choose where they want to work*. You’ll have the option to work remotely, in the office, or a mixture of both that you have the flexibility to decide on. 

*For tax purposes you will have to be resident in Serbia.

What is the Hiring Process?

Applicants for the position can expect the following hiring process:

  • Qualified applicants will be invited to schedule a 30-minute call.
  • Successful candidates will then be invited to a series of technical interviews.
  • Finally, candidates will have a short interview with our CTO.
  • Successful candidates will be contacted with an offer to join our team.

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