Lead JavaScript Engineer

Blub Blub Inc.

Lead JavaScript Engineer


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competitive salary

Slovenia, Remote

Information Technology, Engineering


flexible, hybrid

your profile

What do we expect:

  • Excellent programming skills in JavaScript.

  • Experience with various data architectures and paradigms.

  • At least 3-4 years of experience in software engineering.

  • Expert knowledge of Git, Heroku and similar development tools.

  • Fluency in English language (written and spoken).

What brings extra points:

  • Experience developing services hosted on Heroku and/or AWS.

  • Experience developing scalable backend systems.

  • Experience developing responsive web apps.

  • Experience with analytics services.

  • Experience with unit testing.

  • Contribution to open source projects.

  • Knowledge of agile development workflows.

about the company

Blub Blub Inc. creates high-quality smart screen time for children through our flagship Speech Blubs app, which was released in 2017 and is now the #1 speech and language app and #5 top-grossing app for children in the U.S.A. The app boosts young children’s comprehension and extends their vocabulary, whilst improving their pronunciation, attention, and even their emotional regulation.

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your area of responsibility

  • Lead a team of engineers and help mentoring their careers.

  • Develop backend features on NodeJS in a team of 3+ engineers.

  • Constantly optimizing and improving the current codebase.

  • Cooperate closely with designers, product owners and Android and iOS teams.

  • Learn and adopt new technologies as soon as they are released.

Our stack:

  • We use NodeJS and MongoDB for our backend services.

  • We use JavaScript ES6 wherever possible.

  • We provide REST API, services and queues for our mobile apps.

  • We use Nuxt/Vue to build our frontend web apps.

  • For infrastructure we use Heroku, DigitalOcean and AWS.

the benefits

  • Full-time contract with 6-month probationary period

  • Young, agile and ambitious team with the vision of making an impact

  • Structured pay raise plan based on personal bi-annual and annual goals

  • Personal mentorship, opportunities to visit conferences, take online technical courses and participate in internal development workshops

  • Flexible working hours and different home office / office combinations

  • All work equipment & open modern office space in the centre of Ljubljana


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