Springer Nature opens the doors to discovery for researchers, educators, clinicians and other professionals. Every day, around the globe, our imprints, books, journals, platforms and technology solutions reach millions of people.
For over 175 years our brands and imprints have been a trusted source of knowledge to these communities and today, more than ever, we see it as our responsibility to ensure that fundamental knowledge can be found, verified, understood and used by our communities enabling them to improve outcomes, make progress, and benefit the generations that follow.
We’re looking for Software Developers who can help us build a top-quality workflow system for researchers, editors, reviewers and internal editorial teams for high volume, open-access content consumption.
SN Digital (SND) is a technology division of Springer Nature. We are responsible for maintaining and delivering millions of articles used by researchers, scientists and students around the globe.
We have opened a new office in Lisbon, and we’re looking for people who want to become part of a global team aiming to put Springer Nature at the forefront of digital publishing.
Having a good command of English is important; collaboration is important in our day to day work, so being able to communicate your ideas and understand others’ is key.
This is a terrific opportunity for friendly, inquisitive people who want to get involved in our work, who love to learn, who will embrace and develop our culture, and help make SND Lisbon a place where people and ideas can thrive.
inclusion is getting the mix to work better together. We want every member of our teams to contribute to our common goals while respecting each other's skills, knowledge and needs.
About the job
We are looking for skilled and passionate back-end Software Developers to help us build the best products that enable the research community to advance the progress and understanding of science.
Our customer-centric approach is fundamental to the way we work. Springer Nature has a portfolio of over 3,000 peer-reviewed journals and books across all areas of science.
The Content Acquisition (CA) programme you’ll be joining is looking at the systems and processes across our imprints, and is working to create a world-class submissions experience for our global audience of academic researchers and editorial staff.
Most of our web applications are built in Kotlin using http4k . We also have some applications in NodeJS . Our applications are deployed as micro-services to Cloud Foundry using Concourse CI / CD.
Our overall architecture is well established, but the products you’ll be working on are still being planned and you can help influence their development.
You will be joining a cross functional delivery team with different nationalities, backgrounds and experience levels. All team members collaborate to deliver solutions that best satisfy the needs of our business and we are working to create a culture that encourages new ideas and innovation but within the boundaries of the technologies that best suit the vision that Springer Nature has defined.
What you will be doing
Within 3 Months you will
Our applications are deployed to CloudFoundry using Concourse CI / CD.
By 3-6 months you will
By 6-12 months you will
As part of an Agile product team, day-to-day you will
In addition, we offer
How to apply
At Springer Nature we value and celebrate the diversity of our people. We recognise the many benefits of a diverse workforce and strive for an inclusive workplace that empowers all our colleagues to thrive.
Our search for the best talent fully encompasses and embraces these values and principles.