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Software Engineer

Cambridge University Press - Manila

Makati City, Metro Manila

Posted 2 weeks ago


Educational Attainment

College Graduate

Min. Work Experience

3 years

  • Experience in software development languages such as JavaScript, Node JS or Vue JS, Lambda, Java 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, Route 53, S3)
  • Experience working in open source software including Spring, Maven, etc..
  • Writing SQL queries in MYSQL database and working with NoSQL databases and RDBMS such as MySQL
  • Experience working with Git distributed source code
  • Knowledge in JMS or queuing services (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
  • Knowledge of methodologies & frameworks typically implemented for a new built web application is also an advantage
  • Can work in a small, close knit team all aimed at producing an exceptional product.
  • Producer of clean, fast code that is focused on great user experiences
  • Comfortable with rapid prototyping and failing fast
  • Experience of automated testing and test driven development, unit testing and 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.
  • Contribute to policy and procedure protocols regarding data management and data security

Skills Required

JavaScript, Node JS or Vue JS, Lambda, Java and AWS (Advanced)
RESTful / SOAP APIs (Advanced)
MYSQL database (Expert)
Job Description

  • Responsible with code writing based on agreed framework and architecture.
  • 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, is innovative and has the ability to learn and support new systems and applications.
  • Train entry level employees
  • Test applications for quality assurance purposes
  • Learn about new programming languages
  • Use approved software tools and follow scrum software development processes procedure in placed.
  • Prepare point 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 dev ops/infra, build and release and database team to ensure swift and efficient Implementation of point releases document and codes to Live servers.
  • Ensures that database design is scalable and maintainable

Job Details

Job Location

Makati City, Metro Manila

Employment Type


Job Category

Computer & IT

Work Schedule


Position Level


Job Perks

HMO up to 3 dependents

Flexible working schedule

Discounted Gym Membership

Cambridge University Press - Manila
Company Size
501-1000 Employees
Information Technology
Company Perks

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...

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