About us

Schoolbox is a fast-growing Australian education technology company, delivering a global web app for K-12 schools.

Our company culture focuses on collaboration and teamwork above all else. Our team shares a common vision – to create amazing software that has a positive impact on students, education and schools around the world.

Though the company is on a growth curve, we maintain a startup culture and approach, and we invest strongly in the development of our people.

Join our team and be a part of this unique community!

About the role

This is a newly-created role to support the growth of our business operations, serving company-wide system maintenance and development.

These systems cover best-in-breed CRM, Marketing, Financial and custom in-house systems, including Salesforce, Marketo, Netsuite and more. Major in-house technologies include AWS IaaS/PaaS, PHP, Mariadb, Python, Laravel, Terraform, Concourse CI, Docker, Ansible, Puppet, Caddy and Packer.

This role sits within a dedicated Infrastructure Team, serving both our company and our customers. The team practices a collaborative, agile, sprint-based methodology.

The role would suit a junior to intermediate, with training & remuneration tailored to suit your experience and skills.

You will have the flexibility to design your ideal life/work balance to help you achieve your best.

About you

We value attitude over experience.

Essential:

  • Computer Science / Information Systems Bachelor Degree or equivalent
  • Eager and able to learn new technologies and systems
  • Sound knowledge of engineering concepts, system design, object-orientated principles.
  • Takes pride in quality of their work
  • Ability to recognise and communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience
  • Comfortable interfacing with APIs
  • DevOps mindset – automation over manual process
  • Familiarity with infrastructure as code
  • Familiarity with Linux OS & networking

Desirable:

  • Experience with products & technologies in our existing tech stack
  • Experience in Cloud-based service delivery – AWS preferred
  • Familiarity with source-code management, such as git
  • Access to your professional portfolio to showcase your skills  (and/or academic transcripts if you’ve recently graduated)

What’s in it for you?

Being part of a company that values its employees and invests in their development.

Enjoy an environment and a team who are committed to our clients, committed to improving the education industry and committed to each other.

Be part of a relaxed and friendly work environment, who achieves great things through staff agency and a flat organisational structure.

A flexible life/work balance, designed to help you achieve your best.

A cutting-edge workspace with top-floor views of the city.

Staff profit share scheme where all staff are rewarded evenly.

When applying for this position, please let us know:

  • Which statement would best describe your right to work in Australia? See the citizenship status section below.