Joubel, the company behind H5P

Joubel is working hard every day to empower everyone to create and share richer Internet experiences with H5P.


Joubel was established in Norway in 2014. Since then, Joubel has been working on improving the world of Interactive content by establishing and leading the H5P project.

H5P is a plugin for existing publishing systems that empowers users to create interactive content like Interactive Videos, Presentations, Games, Quizzes and more!

Joubel has, with the help of the open source community, created over 40 H5P content types and are working on many more!

Joubel's main source of income is, our premium version of H5P. Hundreds of large organizations choose to use and through that get acceess to the best version of H5P.
August 2014
We started our journey, established an office in Tromsø, Norway.
January 2016
2,600 websites reported using H5P
January 2018
24,000 websites reported using H5P
August 2018, the premium SaaS version of H5P was launched
January 2020
Over 200,000 websites were using H5P
July 2020
Over 700 organizations were using, and Joubel opened a new office in Oslo, Norway

Our offerings

Joubel offers a software as a service (SaaS) version of H5P for those who can't or won't use the self-hosted versions. H5P integrates with commercial publishing platforms like Canvas, Brightspace and Blackboard. was launched August 2018 and is a premium version of H5P with premium support from the creators of H5P. The demand for has pushed Joubel's sales capacity to the limits and beyond. Hundreds of large organizations are already customers and supporters of H5P.

New H5P features

Joubel works with sponsors around the world who want to sponsor new features for H5P. We're not consultants following a customers bidding, we collaborate with organizations in the community striving to make improvements in a way that will benefit the entire community.

Reach out to us if you want to sponsor new features for H5P. We'll provide you with estimates and a process description. We usually start all projects with a thorough design phase where the H5P beta tester group often is involved.
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Careers at Joubel

With customers all over the world and exponential growth we're constantly on the lookout for talented people to join our creative team. High profile organizations all over the world study and use our solutions. This gives a very strong sense of meaning and also motivates us to continuously stretch further and further to deliver world class quality in everything we do.

Joubel needs great people mainly in the areas of sales, support, design, development and community building. We're offering full time positions as well as part time positions and internships for students.

Open Positions (1)

Full time Expert Oslo, Norway Immediately
Work description
Joubel is now establishing an office in Oslo and we want you to join the team. You are a talented programmer that wants to work in a fast paced environment and help shape our products, company and future. You are eager to learn and see feedback as an opportunity to improve. You have a growth mindset; open, curious, determined and quick to try new things. We are hiring both experienced and recent graduates, as long as you are willing to learn from others and share your knowledge we have opportunities for you.
As a developer you will have many different challenging and exciting tasks and some of them are:

  • Programming in your favorite IDE and OS.
  • Specification, software design and software architecture.
  • Peer reviewing to improve your own and other’s code.
  • Planning one-week sprints and handling issues with Jira.
  • Work agile and use tools and processes to make the development experience pleasant and efficient.
  • Collaborate with the other developers using GitHub.
  • Use React for working frontend.

You will be working on our award-winning software, H5P, which is currently used by hundreds of millions around the world. H5P is a framework made to let everyone create, share and reuse interactive HTML5 content and is easily integrated in different sites. H5P offers templates allowing users to create rich and engaging content without any design or programming skills. We currently offer over 40 templates including Interactive Video, Virtual 360 Tours and Branching Scenario. You will work on creating new content types, improve existing ones and continuously improving is our SaaS version of H5P, which is hosted on AWS. It scales automatically, has automatic failovers for most components and we perform rolling updates with no downtime.

H5P has in a short period of time grown to become one of the most widely used ed-tech solutions in the world, with customers that include Ivy League Universities, leading car manufacturers and publishers. We’re at the beginning of building a global IT enterprise, so this is a perfect time for you to join.
  • Excellent programming skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5. Experience with React is a plus.
  • 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.
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.

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).
What we offer
  • Working 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.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Potentially be part of changing the future for Internet content.
  • Highly efficient work environment, goal-oriented and high-spirited.

More information about H5P may be found on

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Joubel offers H5P related consultancy servicesThis includes development, design, advisory and training

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Here at Joubel we're always looking for talentIf you're interested in joining our team send us your resume

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  Flow Coworking, Strandgata 9, 9008 Tromsø, Norway