Mid Full-stack Engineer

Infrastructure/ Web · New York, New York
Department Infrastructure/ Web
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

US (EST) or remote / Full-time

MarcoPolo Learning

MarcoPolo is reinventing early learning children's media for a new generation. The company is a top global publisher of award-winning educational games and videos for children age 3-7. We inspire children to become explorers and life-long learners. We make STEAM learning an adventure, filled with the thrills and joys of discovery, for early learners, parents and educators.

Apps include our flagship subscription-based app, Emmy-nominated MarcoPolo World School, and a suite of free-to-play apps (Weather, Arctic, Recall and Ocean). MarcoPolo also produces award-winning content for broadcast. Our TV series, The Polos, is broadcast worldwide, including Discovery Family (USA), NatGeo (LatAm), YouKu (China) and Nickelodeon (India). 

The role: 

We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled Mid Full-stack Engineer to join our team. MarcoPolo is entering a new phase of growth, and this is a unique opportunity to join a proven and maturing business and technology team, as a key member of the development team. 

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of commercial experience in developing applications both on front-end and back-end. The right candidate will be a start-up ready team player, willing to push the bar to achieve ambitious targets and not afraid to face new challenges. Hungry to learn and share his/her knowledge, passionate about programming and new technologies. 

Required skill set: 

  • Good development background in Java Spring Boot (min version 8) 
  • Good knowledge of Docker and CDI
  • Experience of Node js
  • Good experience of Javascript and HTML
  • Good experience of SCSS, CSS
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs
  • Good knowledge of good programming principles
  • Good working practices of producing clear and up-to-date documentation

Nice to have:

  • Experience on modern UI frameworks and libraries such as Angular, React or Vue
  • Experience of Typescript
  • Experience with NoSQL Databases
  • Cloud deployment 


Competitive salary based on experience, with benefits/incentives to be discussed. 

We want to recruit the best talent for the next phase of company growth. MarcoPolo Learning is based in London, New York and Shanghai. We operate a remote working model and will prioritize candidates in the US. 

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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Department
    Infrastructure/ Web
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience