Software Engineer - Ecosystems

Dublin, Ireland

The opportunity

As a software engineer on the Udemy Business Ecosystems team you will be defining and implementing scalable, flexible and rich integrations with our partners, LMS/HRIS systems and our customers’ tools. The APIs and services that you will be building are at the core of our growth and expansion strategies as we scale out to tackle new markets and partnership opportunities.

How we work

Our teams have a high degree of autonomy to define their mission, vision, strategy and select and prioritise the projects to work on in order to deliver the business results to our customers.

Our team members come from various backgrounds and we strongly believe that diversity, open-mindedness, and good communication yield the best results. We work collaboratively and cross-functionally, taking ownership of doing the right things and getting them done. We are looking for someone to join the team who has demonstrable experience in some of the areas listed below and a desire to learn and master anything else that comes their way - we are a learning company after all! 

Where we work 

Over the last 2 years, we have let teams and individuals adapt and figure out how they can be most effective in a remote-first world. As offices in Dublin reopen, we have adopted a hybrid model where those needing the office are welcome to do so and teams are encouraged to align on what works best for them. 

Core competencies that will help you succeed in this role

  • 3+ years of experience with web application development
  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment that involves product, design and stakeholders
  • Strong object-oriented programming skills and knowledge of best practices in at least one programming language (preferably Python/Django or Kotlin/Spring)
  • Experience with designing scalable systems with an emphasis on microservices and event-driven architecture (Kafka or similar)
  • Experience designing scalable, secure and performant APIs (REST, GraphQL)

Nice to have

  • Front end development using modern JavaScript, TypeScript and design systems(e.g. React, Angular, Vue, etc.)
  • Experience with LMS/HRIS systems and standard APIs like xAPI
  • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries/frameworks Experience with Python/Django and Kotlin/Spring Boot
  • Experience with developer-led testing methods, including unit and integration tests


We understand that not everyone will match the above qualifications 100%. If your background isn’t perfectly aligned but you feel you would be a great addition to the team, we’d love to hear from you.

About Udemy 

At Udemy, we’re all about improving lives through the power of learning. We are a leading global learning company and one of the world’s largest education platforms with more than 54 million learners. Our goal is to provide flexible, effective skill development to empower organizations and individuals. Talented people are everywhere, but opportunities can be hard to come by. That’s why we’re focused on revolutionizing learning, using our skills and expertise to help others develop theirs and reach their full potential. Individually, we bring our unique perspective to reimagine the way we share knowledge. Together, we can improve lives by empowering our learners, our instructors, and businesses around the world.

We are proud to be recognized for our world-class employee experience. Learn more about our Great Place to Work certification here and find out what it's like to work at Udemy on our blog.

Udemy is headquartered in San Francisco with global offices in the US, Turkey, Ireland, Australia, India, and Brazil. Learn more on our company page.

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At Udemy, we value diversity and inclusion and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability.



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