Backend Platform Developer

Dev · Clifton, New Jersey
Department Dev
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Backend Platform Developer

Would you like to join a rapidly growing and successful company?

Do you want to be a part of a team where customers say things like:

“I am amazed by how innovative this product is!”


Headquartered in Clifton, NJ, ClassLink is a leading education technology company serving schools around the world. We are looking for a Backend Platform Developer to work with our team to create award winning solutions for our clients.

ClassLink develops and maintains a wide assortment of independent products and to increase our speed and quality we are developing our own internal platform/framework. This role will be a key part of our architecture team and will focus on setting standards across the entire organization and helping develop a platform that makes testing and security across all of our products seamless.  As we refine the platform, this role will also work closely with all of the different teams to help them leverage the platform and to identify opportunities to extend the platform as features are developed in different projects


  • Identify and implement common features from all products into a single platform
  • Help design a department style guide and help others adopt it
  • Help establish good coding practices and help others adopt those practices
  • Help establish and enforce security practices across the department
  • Troubleshoot both infrastructure and code issues across all products and services


  • Node JS
  • MySQL
  • Testing Frameworks(mocha,
  • Computer Science Degree
  • Ability to work remotely currently, however this position will be located in our Clifton, New Jersey office.

We are a team of passionate people striving to help improve classroom learning.
We do this by making and delivering great products.
We also like to have fun along the way.

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world;
indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead

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