Software Developer - Ready Product

Kuali - Remote

Kuali builds open source higher ed solutions in a competitive space where users are just waiting to be delighted.

We are looking for a mid to senior level fullstack Ruby on Rails and React Developer to work on our Ready product line. Ready is a business continuity product for universities.

This position has the opportunity to be onsite or remote. We are a flexible work environment.

Why join Kuali? Our work matters — we’re helping our customers improve the quality of education by decreasing administrative costs. Through partnerships with colleges and universities, we build better software designed to delight clients in a space where users are saddled with inefficient legacy ERPs.

We’ve seen success! Our unique active user community gives us an edge in this competitive market, allowing us to generate revenue, grow in numbers and products, and expand our customer base to over 160 customers.

By joining our team, you’ll have a significant impact on what we do and how we do it because we are an empowered group of entrepreneurs. At Kuali, we value autonomy and responsibility. We are looking for a smart individual whose insight and expertise will be instrumental in building quality software for a large community. Plus, you’ll get to work with some truly amazing people at a fast-growing, design-centric EdTech startup.

Oh, and Kuali was voted the #1 Small Business Workplace in Utah by our employees 3 years in a row.


You’re curious. You solve problems. You execute. You advocate for the customer. You produce value.

You’ll be responsible for…

Creating elegant code
Building relationships with customers to develop a deep understanding of their needs
Supporting critical bugs or security issues in a “devops” role
Advocating passionately for customer priorities during product development
Creating amazing software and services


About you…

You have experience with Ruby on Rails and React.
You care about the quality of your code.
You care about user experience and also about the back end.
You’re well versed in at least one programming language, but preferably many.
You’re versatile. You know when to think big and when to act small. You’re equally comfortable in both greenfield and refactoring projects.
You’re inspired to achieve results, and your enthusiasm is contagious.
You’re passionate about your role in helping customers and other developers achieve their missions, and you advocate for them fiercely.
You’re curious and continuously seek knowledge and share your discoveries with others.
You know how to influence and serve.
You’ve used agile methodologies and have ideas on how you’d improve them.
You’re into Continuous Delivery and devops.

401k matching (up to 4% of your salary)
Full health premiums paid by company for you and dependents
Take the time off that you need (we don’t track sick or vacation time)
Paid holidays
Annual tech hardware budget to buy whatever you want to do your job
Annual conference and training budget to learn what you want to learn
Catered lunches & fresh fruit if you are local
Remote-friendly environment