PEY - Junior Full Stack Engineer

BiblioCommons is a Toronto based software company that builds SaaS solutions for public libraries. Located in the heart of the entertainment district at Spadina and Adelaide, we have a team of 65+ people that are passionate about making public libraries accessible, delightful and engaging.

A lot of companies tout ‘social impact’, but at BiblioCommons we serve over 10 million diverse users each month by partnering with close to 200 public libraries in Canada, US, New Zealand and Australia. Libraries are more than just book stacks— they are public spaces that foster learning, connection, and community in an increasingly isolated world and Bibliocommons is bringing that community online with clever software that powers the world’s largest libraries.

Would you like to work for a company where your ideas and input will be a part of a team that is not just about forward thinking, but forward motion too?  We’re looking for a Junior Full Stack Javascript engineer for a 12 to 16-month internship who is passionate about shipping elegant, high-performance web interfaces, and who takes pride in being part of an innovative team that is widely considered to be the industry leader.

How to make an impact:

  • Provide level 1 development support for the front end of our core product; includes debugging/troubleshooting complex issues and applying specific bug fixes as necessary
  • Work with a talented team to build and ship high performance and responsive web interfaces
  • Collaborate with a smart, passionate team to build powerful social discovery features

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • Strong understanding of Javascript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Motivated to work closely with UX to ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Interested in building highly responsive consumer web application interfaces at scale
  • Care about the usability of the product
  • Excited to participate in design, code review, and best practices discussions

About Engineering at BiblioCommons

BiblioCommons offers an opportunity to work in an environment that combines the challenges and complexity of a large-scale, data-intensive application with the creativity and fun of a sophisticated consumer web offering, central to the daily web interactions of millions of users.

We’re a highly collaborative team that applies innovative solutions to challenging problems. We believe strongly in shipping code early and often, and investing heavily in automation to make that possible. We’re also committed to doing things right and always looking for ways to do them better. We take the time to optimize and redesign systems that aren't robust and scalable.

We are currently looking for new members to join our team. If the above sounds like you please fill out our online application form. Or, if you have an inspiring tech-savvy friend who you think would be a great addition to the BiblioCommons team, fill out our referral form.

BiblioCommons is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available upon request to support your participation during all stages of the recruitment process. 

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