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boclips makes it easy for education providers to find, license and use video

Software Engineer

£50k – £80k • 0.1% – 0.3%
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Boclips is the small but mighty educational technology start up that’s evolving the way video is used in classrooms across the US, Middle East and Asia. We have the world’s largest collection of educationally relevant short-form videos from partners including Ted Talks, Youtube, PBS, Minute Earth, The Smithsonian and The Wall St Journal. With video clips curated to academic standards, the boclips video platform allows teachers and publishers to easily find and use awesome video content that brings lessons to life - in a safe ad-free platform.


You will be working in a small and fun team. Most of the time you will pair-program, solving problems together and learning from each other. This is why we value communication and interpersonal skills a lot.
We are very keen advocates of clean and well-tested code and we follow practices such as: TDD, CI/CD and all the other practices that make software engineering efficient and fun.
As a team, we are also super keen on learning new things and constantly improving our engineering processes.
Most importantly, you will be a key part of shaping the engineering culture of Boclips.

Tech Stack

You don’t need to know our stack (Kotlin, Spring, React, Spark, R, Scala and Kubernetes). We care more about who you are and your potential than the skills you have today. This means we will ramp you up on anything needed to succeed. Prepare to learn fast, though.

What about you?

You care about people and problems
You are open towards technologies and processes
You are kind towards others, even when you disagree
You are an excellent communicator and collaborator
You believe in tests, robust code and automation
You are a keen learner, interested in finding the best way to solve a problem
You are not afraid of making mistakes
Why join the Boclips Engineering team?

You will be joining an exciting start-up that is going through a growth phase.
You are joining a team where there is no ego and no rank. The best idea wins.
An amazing learning environment where you’ll be encouraged to make mistakes and learn quickly.

Would you like to know a bit more about what it’s like to be part of the boclips engineering team? Take a look at our engineering blog.


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boclips makes it easy for education providers to find, license and use video

Their company has offices in London. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at http://boclips.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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