Principal Web Developer

Role overview



Whoever you are, wherever you are, we believe you should have access to inspiring educational experiences and be enabled to level up your skills. That's why we have created Edify – an immersive teaching platform and a place where teachers and learners can connect, collaborate, and learn together across mobile, desktop and virtual reality. #LearnWithoutLimits


We are a group of creative technology entrepreneurs growing and evolving by assembling the best and brightest from anywhere. We are searching for a diverse collective of new people to join us who have that compelling combination of technical and human qualities to enhance our team.

We are looking for a Principal Web Developer to join us and #BeAnEdifier


Position Overview

We are currently recruiting a Principal Back End Web Developer to join and contribute to our evolving team. Our stack is as modern as it comes, we specialize in Microsoft Azure and .NET Core.


  • Identify user, client and other stakeholder and system requirements for applications and create associated build specifications.
  • Work with external agencies and contractors.
  • Own the web architecture; design and set up backend databases and APIs linking to our 3D applications.
  • Prioritize software development projects and set development milestones, sprints and timelines using Agile methodologies
  • Assign tasks to team members
  • Work with designers and UX/UI specialists for front end development
  • Write and review code for various applications
  • Azure – MS tech stack – expertise required
  • Contribute to architecting functional and technical solutions collaborating with other engineering and development teams
  • Run functionality testing and debug code exercises
  • Coach and mentor junior Developers
  • Ensure software documentation and repository is up to date
  • Manage budgets and resources

Who are you

  • Degree in relevant subject STEM subject or relevant industry experience
  • Experienced using MS Stack (including C#, SQL Server, ASP.NET/ASP.NET Core MVC, APIs etc.) for software development solutions.
  • Excellent object-oriented skills, including strong design patterns knowledge and enterprise integration.
  • Git version control.
  • Ability to analyze business problems and help design suitable technical solutions
  • Design and architect complex database and storage requirements
  • Experience and comfortable working with Agile (Scrum/Kanban) approaches using agile development methodologies.
  • Passion to produce high quality code using best practices such as clean coding, refactoring, unit testing, SOLID principles.
  • Experience working with database technologies including SQL Server
  • Familiarity working with and deploying to cloud environments, ideally Azure.
  • Excellent communication skills with a business level written and oral English.
  • Proactive and able to identify and solve problems.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work in a fast-paced environment.

Salary & Benefits

Edify offers a fair compensation package with salary at or above local market rate and with all our employees owning the business through our share option scheme. Work from home, from the beach or at one of our global hubs, with flexible hours and generous annual leave. Hone your talents and build your career designing, building, promoting, and selling Edify.  

• Work from Anywhere 

• Super Flexible Working Hours 

• Annual Employee Benefit Fund 

• Employee Share Option Scheme 

Edify operates a Work from Anywhere policy, with flexible working hours, enabling employees to ensure work compliments their lifestyle. Employees can also purchase holidays giving you more time to do the things you love, aside from working at Edify.

All permanent staff get access to Edify’s generous share option scheme, giving you a stake in the future of the company. 

We budget $3000 for all full time permanent employees to support your work from anywhere lifestyle and general wellbeing. This is deployed on a mix and match basis as appropriate, to include things like Gym/Club Membership, Wellbeing Activities, Healthcare Insurance, Training & CPD Programs, and Home Office / WFA Setup. 

And finally...


Edify is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to fostering an environment that promotes equality, diversity, and inclusion.


So, whoever you are and wherever you are from, all members of the edify family will be treated fairly and consistently.


Google famously aimed to not be evil, we prefer to build our culture based on: “be kind”





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