Full-stack Engineer (TypeScript/React)

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Full-stack Engineer

We're looking for software engineers who want to help millions of students by building next-gen academic writing tools.

Full-time · Amsterdam

Scribbr helps students graduate and become better academic writers.

Founded in 2012 by two ambitious students in Tilburg (the Netherlands), Scribbr started as a Proofreading & Editing company with only one editor. Today, our team of more than 800 editors, citation, and layout experts worldwide provides proofreading and editing in 10 different languages to help students achieve their academic goals.

Combining years of experience in academic writing with technical know-how, we have successfully expanded our service portfolio by electronic tools like the Plagiarism Checker, Citation Generator, Citation Checker, and a public Knowledge Base, which is used by millions of students and educators every year.

We’re proud to be a trusted brand in EdTech and continue to strive to make students 100% happy.

Meet the product team


Full-stack Engineer


Product Designer & Front-end Engineer


Front-end Engineer


Full-stack Engineer


Product Manager, Product Designer & Front-end Engineer

About the role

Millions of students worldwide rely on Scribbr to achieve academic writing success. This level of responsibility requires excellence in creating, designing, developing, delivering, and supporting every piece of functionality that we launch. 

We are looking for experienced full-stack engineers to help build our unique set of academic writing tools.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Work on the hugely popular Citation Generator. With 3 million active users per month, it's the most popular citation generator globally. Our goal is to increase that number to 20 million monthly users, and we’re full of ideas to make it even more helpful to students.
  • Contribute to our existing set of unique writing tools and help launch brand new ones.

You work in a multidisciplinary team, including other Full-stack and Front-end Engineers, Product Designers, and a Product Manager.

We work in a hybrid model, with three days a week in office culture as our baseline.

Tech stack

We use all kinds of technologies in the company. For our writing tools, the main technologies are TypeScript, Node, Express, React, Webpack/esbuild, Redis, PostgreSQL, Knex, and Tailwind CSS, to name a few.

What you'll get

In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer a range of benefits that enable you to take care of your professional, mental, and physical health, work-life balance, and personal growth.

Organized sport events

L&D budget

Hybrid working environment

Rides on our Scribbr boat

Weekly drinks and monthly parties

Lunch at the office

OpenUp mental healthcare

Annual bonus scheme after your first contract

Your birthday off

Travel reimbursement

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Do you want to join our team as our new Full-stack Engineer? Then we'd love to hear from you!