Software Engineer (Project-based)

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    31 May 2021

Job Purpose

Software Engineer's main role is to develop, maintain software applications by understanding technology stack, cloud solutions, business operations, developing, and installing software solutions. The Software engineer will work on an agile development environment with continuous integration process, unit testing and code peer reviews. 

Often have to explain technical solutions to other programmers and technology restraints to non-technical business owners.

Increasingly need to have knowledge of some   programming languages and applications, this is due to the wide variety of work that they can be involved in.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Familiarity with projects of the team(s) you are supporting
  • Automation of infrastructure
    • Containerization
    • Deployment in kubernetes
  • Can do Business As Usual tasks with little supervision
  • Responsible with Code readability/maintainability based on agreed framework and architecture.
  • Train and Mentor of junior team members
  • Responsible in the Unit Testing of the modules assigned.
  • Has a working knowledge with the required development tools and technology.
  • Ability to investigate and analyze information and to draw conclusions. Innovative and ability to learn and support new systems and applications.
  • Test applications for quality assurance purposes
  • Use approved software tools and follow scrum software development processes procedure in placed.
  • Prepare ticket releases for projects that require such document.
  • Continually updating technical knowledge and skills by attending in-house or external training, reading manuals and reviewing new applications.
  • Work closely with the SRE, QA team to ensure swift and efficient Implementation of point releases document and codes to Live servers.

Knowledge and Experience


  • 1-2 Years + JavaScript in a full stack environment. Node.JS, Express.JS and Handlebars.JS, Vue.js, Nuxt JS
  • 2 Years + Frontend web development with HTML/CSS/JS (including Foundation5 is a plus)
  • At least 2 training on related technical field
  • 1 year AWS essentials ,1 year xml, xslt,1 year Unix experience

*This role is for project-based employment for 1 year.



Why Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press is part of the University of Cambridge. Our mission is to unlock people's potential with the best learning and research solutions. Our vision is a world of learning and research inspired by Cambridge.

A pioneer in our field with 485 years of printing tradition, we are committed to supporting innovation in learning and teaching. We publish without boundaries, ensuring our resources are accessible across the globe, in print, online and other digital formats.

We take pride in supporting community programs across the globe. Staff are encouraged to offer practical help, advice and funding to nurture vital charitable, educational and voluntary partnerships.
Playing a leading role in today's global market place, we have over 50 offices around the globe, employs around 3,000 employees, and distribute our products to nearly every country in the world. We publish 50,000 authors based in over 100 different countries.

Our Culture

We place great emphasis on engaging and recruiting talented professionals who have a genuine interest in unlocking people's potential through learning and research solutions. The culture at Cambridge is built on six core values; Collaborative, Decisive, Empowering, Innovative, Responsible and Responsive. These are embedded throughout the organization and play a fundamental part in achieving our goal.

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Meet the recruiter

Arianne Santos

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