Software Engineer - Full Stack at Cadmus

E-Learning, Engineering, Full-time, Remote, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia melbourne remote engineering full-time
Posted 22 days ago

Cadmus is the market-leading solution in Higher Education assessment in Australia and has recently replicated this success in the UK with rapid adoption at 15 of the top 20 institutions.

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack to join our team and build ground-breaking products and features that break down barriers to learning. This is a high-energy, high-responsibility, high-autonomy and high-impact role, where you will work across multiple codebases, alongside a small team of multinational, cross-functional developers to solve various product, engineering and architectural design challenges. Get an opportunity to learn from industry experts building cutting edge products as well as get a chance to work on AI first features.

You will grow your skills both personally and professionally in the field of education as well as software development, and help deliver our signature experiences to educators and students worldwide.


  1. Independently build and deploy a range of internal and external applications using modern front-end technologies (e.g., Typescript, React), server-side languages (e.g.Java, Ruby, Elixir), databases (e.g., SQL, NoSQL), cloud (e.g., AWS, GCP) and APIs (GraphQL, RESTful).
  2. Work with other software leads on developing continuous integration (CI) pipeline and unit test automations using Github and Jenkins - Ensure applications are robust, responsive, bug-free, scalable and performance oriented, with the solution being O(n)
  3. Be a one-person army when needed, jumping in on priority issues and fixing them proactively, and significantly contributing to solving problems at scale, using solutions based on previous projects/problems faced.
  4. Quickly build expertise, with minimal handholding, across the range of technologies employed by Cadmus through a mix of on-job training, discussions and self-learning.
  5. Own development, maintenance and advancement of part(s) of the codebase, and serve as a subject matter expert for both internal and external stakeholders.
  6. Drive best-in-class execution on projects by constantly lowering the mean times for effort estimate, idea to production, and MTTR, through efficient development practices, resulting in frequent deployments with minimal issues.
  7. Collaborate cross-functionally to accomplish shared goals. You will care about learning, growing, and helping others do the same.
  8. Bring your passion and work ethic to the table every day, and constantly set the example for others. Constantly find ways to up skill yourself and improve upon the status quo.


  • Working with a team of mission-driven individuals who genuinely love what they do
  • A diverse and inclusive environment where there are no barriers to anyone succeeding
  • Flexible, remote-friendly workplace
  • Equity incentives; that way, we all share in the success of Cadmus

Cadmus is a remote-first company and this role is open to anyone based in India.

Hiring Process

Please apply online with your resume, and instead of a cover letter, we would love you to answer a few questions.

Our interview process consists of a short video interview, a hiring manager interview, a homework task and panel interviews. These will be completed in person or online (via Zoom).

While we review your application, get to know us by visiting (complete our values quiz!) and following our social channels (Linkedin, Facebook and Twitter).

Inclusivity at Cadmus

At Cadmus, we hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds because it makes our company stronger. We never discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital, or disability status. If you share our values and our enthusiasm for education, you will find a home at Cadmus.

If you need assistance or accommodations made due to a disability, please let us know.