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 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 the team, you will become part of a dynamic global group 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 Sydney. As Software Developer, you will be responsible to resolve technical challenges, through projects for custom developments, Code reviews, use case creation, and technical documentation 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

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

  • Global flexible working policy
  • Perkbox, exclusive perks and discounts
  • A variety of professional development opportunities
  • Counselling access (personal and work-related)
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Four weeks (20 days) annual leave increasing after three years of service
  • Free superannuation coaching and advice through our default super fund
  • This role is also able to participate in the annual company bonus scheme
  • Minimum Waste policy, encouraging minimal office waste.

If this sounds like the kind of workplace you would thrive in, send us your CV and cover letter by clicking 'Apply for this job'.

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.