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Software Engineer (213)

Cambridge University Press - Manila

Makati City, Metro Manila

Hiring until March 08

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Up to PHP 8,000

Job Description

About the role:


Software engineer’s main role is to develop, maintain software applications by studying business operations, designing, developing, and installing software solutions. The Software engineer will work on an Agile development environment with continuous integration process, unit testing and peer reviews.

You will be part of the software development team in building a platform from ground – up that will streamline and centralize the management of product metadata. You will provide support in building a new Publishing systems which support the publishing processes and functions of the Press and bring more alignment to global business model across the main areas of our business, namely Education, ELT and Academic publishing.


Educational Attainment

College Graduate

Min. Work Experience

2 years

Qualification Summary

About you:

  • Experience in software development languages such as JavaScript, Node JS or Vue JS, Lambda, Java Spring framework and with hosting environments such as AWS.
  • Web service development with RESTful / SOAP APIs
  • Experience with deploying/managing AWS services and networking (VPC, EC2, RDS, IAM, Cloudwatch, S3)
  • Writing SQL queries in RDBMS database and working with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB
  • Experience working with Git distributed source code
  • Knowledge in queuing services such as SQS, publish-subscribe messaging (SNS) and asynchronous processing design is a plus
  • Knowledge in micro services architecture, event-driven and event-sourcing design is an advantage
  • Can work in a small, close knit team all aimed at producing an exceptional product.
  • Experience of automated testing and test driven development, unit testing and code coverage
  • Understanding and experience of Agile with exposure to defining user stories, assessing and attributing value statements, working in sprints, defining acceptance criteria and complying with the definition of done.
  • Able to address both technical and business-oriented audiences and to turn business problems into technical solutions.
  • Team player with good communication skills and the ability to identify problem solving opportunities across a broad spectrum of the business.

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About Cambridge University Press - Manila

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 programmes across the globe. Staff are encouraged to offer practical...