Joubel is searching for a Web Developer to join the team

Joubel is at the very beginning of building a global IT enterprise with its roots and headquarters in the arctic city of Tromsø in the North of Norway. For them to achieve their very ambitious goals they need passionate people who want to help shape their products, company, and future. Could this be you?


Joubel’s award-winning software, H5P, is currently used by approximately 40 000 organizations and over 80 million people. Upcoming integrations of H5P into widely adopted publishing software late 2019 will bring hundreds of millions of new users to H5P making it one of the most widely used ed-tech solutions in the world.


August 1st, 2018 Joubel silently launched its first premium offering – Without any marketing Joubel now has over 400 customers on including Ivy League universities, some of the western world’s largest school systems and large high-profile companies.


As a Web Developer in Joubel, you get to work with an exceptionally talented team of developers and designers. Joubel is agile and constantly improve their tools and processes to make the development experience pleasant and efficient. Currently, they work in focused one-week sprints with peer-reviews for every issue. The Joubel team does reach almost every sprint goal. GitHub, Jira and Webpack are central tools. React is currently the most important framework they use and Laravel for PHP development. is hosted on AWS. It scales automatically, has automatic failovers for most components and Joubel does rolling updates with no downtime.


Roles and responsibilities:


The focus will be building new H5P content types, improving the existing ones and continuously improving, their SaaS version of H5P. The challenges they offer are varied, and all development work includes:


  • Specification, software design, software architecture
  • Implementation
  • Peer reviewing




  • Excellent programming skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5.
  • Experience developing robust and efficient code for scalable dynamic web solutions.
  • Computer science or related degree.
  • You must be a self-starter and able to work independently.
  • Experience with PHP and Laravel is a plus. We use a mix of PHP and node.js on the server-side.
  • Experience with AWS architectures is a plus.


All internal communication is in English and 99 % of Joubel's customers speak English. You must write and speak English almost fluently. (Norwegian is not a requirement).


You identify yourself as:


  • Hungry to learn – you are eager to learn and improve yourself.
  • You have a growth mindset - open, curious, determined, quick to try new things.
  • You want to work in a high impact, fast-moving team.
  • You play well with others, and your written and verbal communication skills are solid.




Joubel offers:


  • Work in a small group with smart and passionate people.
  • A rich variation of challenges and the results of your efforts will be used by millions of people around the world.
  • Loose vacation policy.
  • Flextime with core time from 9:00 - 15:00.
  • Work from the coolest office in Tromsø, Flow Coworking space. Awesome lunch, drinks, snacks and great coffee.
  • Competitive salary.
  • The opportunity to join a fast-growing company early and have a great influence on the future of Joubel and H5P.
  • Potentially be part of changing the future for Internet content.
  • Highly efficient work environment, goal-oriented and high-spirited.
  • Stock options for candidates with an outstanding track record.


The position requires a clean criminal record, relevant candidates must submit documentation of this.


More information about H5P may be found on


Manpower is a leader in staffing and recruitment to the private and public sector. In this process, Manpower is hired to assist, facilitate and advise in the recruitment process. The candidate will be employed by Joubel AS.


Don’t hesitate to contact head-hunter Hanne Kristiansen, Manpower on +47 917 09 558 or e-mail: if you have any questions.


To apply for this position, we advise you to use the direct link ("søk på stillingen"), you will be redirected to a page where you may use our "Quick apply" alternative to upload your letter of application and resume.


Kunde: Joubel AS
Antall stillinger: 1
Industri: Manpower
Fagfelt: IT
Underkategori: Utvikling Java, Webutvikling, - IT
Stillingstype: Fast
Arbeidssted: Troms
Rolle: Fagperson

Søk på stillingen

Publisert: 16.10.2019
Søknadsfrist: 31.10.2019
Ref. nr.: 1031580
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Hanne Kristiansen
Telefon + 47 917 09 558