The EPFL Extension School in Geneva, Switzerland, is looking for a Web Application Developer to work on scaling and further development our e-learning platform to support our rapidly growing learner base and product offer.
Built with the goal to create the world’s best online learning environment, the EPFL Extension School platform provides a unique end-to-end learner experience, from the initial signup all the way to the delivery of an EPFL certificate. In order to accommodate our rapid growth, we need to continuously enhance the platform to become ever more user-friendly, stable and secure, and extend its functionalities to transform it into an intelligent platform, made for a highly personalized learning experience.
This is a role where your work will touch thousands of people every day in what is perhaps the most noble of all human activities: education. We are looking for a team player who not only is able to envision a better future, but has the skills and the experience to build it. You will be working in a rapidly changing and iterative product development environment that prizes innovation, collaboration, and results.
The online learning platform handles learner registration, payments, content delivery, peer interactions, coding and other assignments, course management, user management, and many other aspects. It is ultimately the home and public face of the EPFL Extension School.
Correspondingly, the key responsibilities of this role are to:
Qualified applicants should have:
If the job description resonates with you, and you possess the majority of the skills, then we strongly encourage you to apply. The kinds of people we want to have on the team are the ones who are smart and flexible enough to learn new things on the job.