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Sr. Full Stack Python Developer
eLearning Start-up
Chicago, IL, United States

Job Title

Sr. Full Stack Python Developer

Job Description

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As a Senior Full Stack Developer on the Bookstore and Inclusive team, you will work to integrate our eReader platform with university learning management systems and bookstores. You’ll work on a scrum team to plan sprints, research and design features, write code, review the code of your teammates, and deploy it to production frequently. As a senior member, you’ll be critical in providing guidance on software architecture, providing technical input to the product management team as they define our upcoming projects, and mentoring less experienced developers. Effective communication and collaboration skills are key.

We run Scrum ceremonies and would like to see candidates that might have Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery experience in order to bolster our Product Management team.

Ideally, we would like to hire two Full Stack Developers who have experience with online education platforms but this specific experience is not necessary. We will interview those who meet the minimum requirements even if they don't have eLearning experience. Minimum requirements would be have 3-7 years of web development experience, particularly with Django and over JavaScript frameworks (i.e. Node, Angular, React, Vue, Ember, etc.). Those with system and web architecture experience (especially within eLearning platforms) would be propelled to the top.

This position will have a lot of horizontal mobility across many of our teams. For this reason, we are looking for a personable and passionate individuals who will not only bring solutions to our development/testing teams but also a motivation to teach others and be an accessible mentor. As a Start-up, we are a smaller company so it's imperative that this person is a culture fit and at the very least acts professionally and respectfully.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


  • Front and Back end Python web development
  • Scrum or Agile training/experience
  • Proven experience with Javascript frameworks
  • 3-7 years of web development experience
  • In-depth background with web/system architecture
  • Ability and motivation to mentor and integral part of our team

About the Company

Founded with the mission of providing accessible and innovative eText and eLearning content for students across North America, our company has been growing organically since 2011. We are recognized and partnered with the National Association of College Stores (NACS) and provide our online services to 500 universities across the U.S. Currently we are holding our C-round of funding and just finished hosting the first Annual Inclusive Access Conference in Georgia.

With the Online Learning Revolution in full-swing, it couldn't be a better time to join our team!

Contact Info

Previous Senior Developer, SprintIT Ltd. in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Suomi Next Lead Programmer and Technical Manager, Centre for Experimental Social Sciences, Nuffield College in Oxford, United Kingdom