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CLOSED – Full Stack Developer

About the role

At Essential Assessment (EA) we strive to help our employees find passion and purpose. Join us and work for a business guaranteeing improvements in teaching, learning and assessment outcomes in schools.

We are searching for a Full-stack Developer to deliver our next wave of inclusive user experiences through developing, testing, deploying and maintaining new and existing products and features.

EA is undergoing an exciting transformation with a roadmap of engaging challenges to tackle. In this newly created role, you will be an integral part of planning, creating and evolving various initiatives across our platform.

If you are a proactive team player with a user-experience approach, are motivated to innovate, collaborate and drive initiatives to be successful – we’d love to hear from you!


What’s in it for you:

  • The chance to join a truly values-driven company at an exciting time of growth
  • Competitive package and benefits, including an annual wellbeing allowance
  • Additional Annual Leave and flexible work options
  • Reimbursement of childcare costs of $50 per week per preschool child

At EA, equitable opportunities, growth and development lie at the heart of how we work; we understand that you may not have all the following attributes; however, we encourage your application if you believe you have the skills to help us succeed.


What we’re looking for:

  • Tertiary IT degree or equivalent industry experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar role
  • High proficiency in PHP
  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript/jQuery responsive web design
  • RDBMS design and SQL proficiency
  • Experience with Git

Additional beneficial skills and experience:

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud
  • Other programming skills
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud applications

EA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to maintaining a culture that supports, encourages and celebrates the diversity of its employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected status.


About EA:

Essential Assessment is a leading provider of a unique Australian Curriculum, Victorian Curriculum and NSW Syllabus numeracy and literacy assessment and curriculum model that delivers a whole school approach to summative and formative assessment for Australian schools.

Essential Assessment aspires to work nationally with primary and secondary schools, teachers and parents by being a well-known resource that helps improve numeracy and literacy outcomes for Australian students and has a presence in international markets.


Sound like a match?

To apply for the role, submitting a CV and cover letter along with supplementary material like Github or Codepen accounts, please click “APPLY NOW” in order to be directed to our website.  For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career’s portal.

Nikki Ford – Talent Manager

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Education Perfect is a digital learning platform that provides user-friendly study tools for teachers and students.

Certified B-Corporation
Size: 201-500
Year Founded: 2007

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