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Software Engineer - Web Browsers (open source)

At Igalia we are hiring several software developers to work on a variety of aspects of web browser development including the layout engine, the rendering engine and graphics in general, and the JavaScript engine. There are no hard requirements for the position and we welcome applications from developers with a variety of experiences. Some skills that could be relevant for the position include proficiency with C/C++, experience with free/open source software development, interest in programming languages or web technologies, or experience with graphics.


The position is remote and applicants from any timezone are welcomed.


Work environment

Igalia is a worker-owned, employee-run company with 16 years of experience building open source software in a wide range of exciting fields. We work on the core of such widely-deployed projects as the WebKit and Blink browser engines, the Mesa graphics drivers, the V8 and JavaScriptCore language runtimes, and the GStreamer multimedia toolkit. We are also at the cutting edge of high-speed software-defined networking with our work on Snabb Switch. At Igalia, you can develop your career in a unique environment, participating equally in the management of the company via our democratic, consensus-based assembly structure.


Igalia is a remote-friendly working environment, enabling employees all over the world to participate fully in the company culture. Our team includes employees based in Asia, Europe, and the Americas, spanning both timezones and cultures.


One of the core principles of Igalia is equality, so we feel a deep and continual obligation to acknowledge and counter the structural discrimination that permeates our industry and our world. In a practical sense this means that we have a permanent diversity commission that helps to shape company policy and that maintain a safe and inclusive work environment. We also feel that one of the best ways to accomplish these goals is to grow and maintain the diversity of Igalia itself. We welcome applicants regardless of their age, disability, gender, race, marital status, religion, sexual orientation or whatever type of systemic discrimination that they have faced.



  • Remote-friendly (the majority of employees are remote)
  • Flexible work hours
  • Opportunities to participate in the company's management
  • Paid time off (35 days)
  • Equal pay (all employees are paid a transparent and equal salary)
  • Parental leave
  • Company summits in Spain

How to apply?

Please apply using our hiring forms on our webpage: https://www.igalia.com/nc/about-us/. Put "Europe Remotely" in the "How did you find this position?" item (optional, but it helps us track interest in our ads). Please provide a cover letter and a CV/resume.