A Little About Us

We are a team of ambitious, authentic and innovative experts, with a passion for online education and learning technology. Open LMS is a Moodle-based Learning Management System that helps educators improve the learning experience and outcomes of millions of learners on a global scale. As part of Learning Technologies Group plc (LTG), we are at the forefront of innovation and best practices in the learning technology and talent management sector.

By joining Open LMS, you will become part of a dynamic global team working in a collaborative and fun environment. We offer flexible working hours, encourage open communication and put people at the center of everything we do. We’ve always believed in hiring incredible individuals and treating them right. We take work-life balance very seriously and are committed to providing the best employee experiences. Just like our tag line, Love the Way you learn, we provide the support so you can unleash your potential!

The Opportunity

We’re looking for an individual with the smarts, experience and ambition to help develop our team in Australia. As the Senior Technical Consultant, you will be responsible to resolve technical challenges, through projects for custom developments, code reviews, use case creation, and technical documentation delivery. You will guide the technical team to follow the right practices, efficiencies in processes, and validate the quality of delivery.

What You’ll Be Doing

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Direct communication with customers
  • Following up with project managers and other team members
  • Provide custom developments over Open LMS and Moodle
  • Deliver code reviews of third-party Moodle plugins
  • Translate customer requirements in use cases
  • Support, maintain and document technical requirements
  • Help on internal initiatives focus principally to improve customer experiences and processes
  • Guide technical consultants to have the best quality
  • Serve as point of escalation for complex development
  • Serve as a technical leader for the team and inspire others.

Must Have

These are the skills you’ll need to succeed;

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent writing, communication, and analytical skills
  • Senior knowledge in PHP/MySQL/Javascript
  • Experience using Git-flow
  • Knowledge in automatic testing using Behat
  • Be able to work in an international environment with remote teams
  • Experience in Moodle development or other Learning Management Systems.

Nice to Have

  • Experience in new technologies to develop in Frontend or Backend (for internal initiatives) like Nodejs or Angularjs
  • Self-paced courses certifications related to the development
  • Experience working with direct communication with international customers.

Some Benefits of Joining Our Team

· Working from home policy

· Perkbox, exclusive perks and discounts

· A variety of professional development opportunities

· Counselling access (personal and work-related)

· Parental leave

· Four weeks (20 days) annual leave for each year of service, increasing after three years of service

· Long service leave entitlements after seven continuous years of service

· Free superannuation coaching and advice through our default super fund

· Minimum Waste policy, encouraging minimal office waste.

Open LMS is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, colour, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.