Sydney, Australia

Platform​ ​Engineer,​ ​Front​ ​End

We are looking for an enthusiastic frontend engineer to work with designers, backend developers and product managers to build a next generation courseware development platform.

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The role

We are looking for an enthusiastic frontend engineer to work with designers, backend developers and product managers to build leading-edge user experiences and learning tools.  The candidate will work with a growing frontend engineering team to build the next generation of our award winning learning platform using technologies such as React, Websockets and Styled Components.

This role is for you, if you…

  • love Javascript
  • like working with a team collaboratively, contributing to discussions and working towards common goals
  • understand native ES5 & ES6
  • have experience with CSS and ideally a CSS preprocessor
  • have experience with versioning systems (we use git)
  • have experience with JIRA
  • like working in an agile environment
  • have experience of front end tooling (grunt/gulp/webpack…etc)
  • have a Computer Science degree, an engineering degree, industry training or relevant industry experience
  • enjoy solving problems
  • like to continuously learn and improve yourself, take ownership of problems and lead through example

Benefits

  • An opportunity to work for one of the world’s fastest growing education tech companies
  • A great team culture including sponsored team events
  • Time dedicated to running your own innovation projects
  • An active training program with opportunity to choose your own training path
  • Visa Sponsorship program
  • Well stocked coffees, snacks and drinks
  • Flexible working environment, just get the job done culture
  • Use the OS and hardware of your choice

About Smart Sparrow

Smart ​Sparrow ​is ​venture-capital ​backed learning ​technology ​company ​with ​offices in ​Sydney ​and ​San ​Francisco ​that’s helping instructors change the way they teach. Our ​aim is ​to ​make ​the ​world ​smarter inspiring the next wave in digital learning.

Our ​award-winning ​Courseware ​Development ​Platform ​hosts ​users ​from ​around ​the world, ​representing ​over ​500 ​institutions. ​The ​Platform ​enables ​them ​to ​create ​high-quality digital learning experiences that are personalised and engaging. ​Our ​work ​with innovative institutions and corporations ​​has ​won ​many ​accolades ​from ​LearnX to ​Brandon ​Hall.

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