Senior Fullstack Developer at Aula Education, Remote, £350-£500 per day

£350 - £500 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Apr 23, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Several Experienced Senior Fullstack Developers needed to help us ship the features that are going to change the way thousands of students learn in September.

  • Full Remote 6 Month Contract > £350 - £500 a day
  • User focused SaaS product built in two week sprints in a React, Redux, Node.js, MongoDB, AWS Lambda/serverless environment.

You will, hit the ground running and help our team build the features our educators want for the next term start.


  • Be a part of a high-performing and inclusive team that values autonomy.
  • Build new features from the ground up as well as improving our existing product.
  • Drive continuous improvement towards the next level of technical excellence at Aula.
  • Be happy to provide production support, system diagnosis and troubleshooting.
  • Ensure consistency, performance, and reliability across platforms: desktop web, iOS & Android.
  • Commit to high-speed iterations, high code quality, and continuous improvement via agile processes.
  • Work directly with Product Designers and Managers to build, maintain and improve user experience.

Our Product Development team is made up of designers, engineers and product managers. We work closely with our data team and product support to ensure what we are building is loved.


We are a small engineering team who build a complex product with messaging, content editing and assessments used by huge academic institutions.


Aula is the Learning Experience Platform (LXP) for higher education.


We make it easy for educators to create community-first learning experiences that truly engage students. By combining easy-to-use technology with evidence-informed learning design, we save educators time while better supporting students’ success.


We 're a 40-person fully remote team spread across the globe from Nebraska to Pakistan. This is a remote job. We’re hiring from anywhere with at least 4 hours of overlap with Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) during a normal work day. This could be a 9:00-13:00 from New York, but we’re not hiring from places that require a graveyard shift to make the overlap happen.

We’re looking for software engineers who care about shaping our users’ experience, building and supporting features across the entire stack (more emphasis on the frontend).


  • 5+ years Engineering experience, ideally across the stack.
  • Experience building products end to end, ideally within a SaaS company.
  • Product mindset. Ability to break down work into deliverables that bring value to users.

Nice to have:

  • Extensive knowledge of: Javascript, React, React Native, Node.js, Mongodb and AWS.
  • Proven track record of working and communicating effectively with Product Managers, Design, Data and Support.
  • Experience with automated testing: unit, integration and e2e.
  • Incident response experience.
  • Practical knowledge of cloud infrastructure management.

You approach everything you do proactively and are always looking for ways to improve and innovate. You understand that this is a small team in a startup that is scaling and are excited to contribute to the Aula story.


How to Apply

Apply today by following the link and including your CV and anything else you feel is relevant for our team to know.


A fair chance

Every role in the Aula team is open to applications from all sections of society. We believe in the superpowers and potential of everyone; regardless of race, religion or belief, ethnic origin, different physical ability, family structure, socio-economics, age, nationality or citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other difference that makes you, well, you .


More than just encouraging your application, we 're committed to conscious inclusion that (we hope) cultivates an ethos of belonging, connection and shared purpose. It’s this philosophy that drives us towards our mission, and we open our doors to those who share these motivations.