Senior Software Engineer (Node/Vue/TypeScript) - Remote Europe



Software Engineering
Remote · United Kingdom
Posted on Thursday, January 5, 2023

Europe-based applicants only.

About Reedsy

We’re here to give authors the tools and resources they need to create beautiful books. Our marketplace gathers the industry's best publishing professionals — the likes of Neil Gaiman's editor, Nora Roberts' book marketer, and GRRM’s cover designer.

We’ve grown to a community of 1,000,000 authors and over 3,000 freelancers in just a few short years, while picking up a number of industry awards along the way 🏆

Want to hop on board and help us get to our next destination? Cool, keep reading!


You will join and work on our book editing tool. Here's what you'll do:

  • Work closely with our designers and engineers to design, build, and ship new features from scratch
  • Extend the growing feature set of our cutting-edge, collaborative word processor
  • Deliver real value to our users by crafting beautiful book templates for their e-readers and for print
  • Architect and develop highly scalable web applications
  • Evaluate and improve the performance, durability, and security of applications in production
  • Take ownership for your tasks and see features through from start to finish
  • Help teammates improve when reviewing their work and appreciate feedback when they reciprocate


  • Professional experience with NodeJS, VueJS, TypeScript and NoSQL (Redis, MongoDB) databases
  • A good understanding of modern HTML and CSS
  • Strong test-driven approach to development
  • Perfectly fluent in English
  • Enjoy working remotely

Bonus points

  • Professional experience with building and deploying Single Page Apps
  • Knowledge of ShareDB and LaTeX
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors, such as SASS or LESS
  • Experience with build-chain and deployment automation tools, such as Webpack and Github Actions
  • A good dose of ambition, a willingness to learn, and a great sense of humor


  • Work from home;
  • Paid paternal and maternal leave;
  • Reedski, our annual ski trip.

Salary range:

€60k – €100k