Full-Stack Developer (SA001VA/FSD)

We are

Proversity was born out of a passion to leverage the disruptive power of digital learning to transform individuals and organisations, globally. With offices in London, Boston and Cape Town, and delivering courses to 100,000+ learners in over 165 countries, our vision is to become the global leader in digital learning. We partner with Higher Education, Government and Enterprise to create bespoke and engaging digital learning experiences. Working with our partners, we provide world-class instructional design, digital content production, technology build, project management and learner support services.

It’s a hugely exciting time to join the team at Proversity, we’re delivering ambitious projects with world-leading partners such as the University of Oxford, Teach First, the Cabinet Office, the Government of Dubai and The Royal Artillery to name but a few. We've created a name for ourselves in the EdTech space, having been voted 'Top 20 2017 UK EdTech startups to watch', '2016 HRTech to watch', and '2015 UK EdTech company of the year'. We are experiencing an exciting period of growth having secured recent investment and several significant client wins.

We need you

We are a rapidly growing, international digital education organisation looking for an intermediate Full-Stack Developer. Responsibilities will include collaborative architecture, development and deployment of our core software and attendant applications. We are passionate about delivering the highest quality solutions to both business and consumer markets. We are dedicated to building a capable, motivated and dynamic team.

The perfect candidate should have:

  • Commercial experience in web applications development
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in NodeJS development
  • Commercial experience in frontend frameworks (React/Angular/Ember)
  • Intermediate knowledge of SQL databasing (SQLite/MySQL)
  • Functional understanding of systems architecture
  • Intermediate skill in HTML/CSS/JS frontend development
  • Knowledge of UI/UX principles
  • Knowledge of deployment/provisioning technologies
  • Working knowledge of Linux environments
  • Experience with continuous development/integration
  • Experience working with multidisciplinary teams
  • An understanding of Agile methodology (Kanban/Scrum)
  • The capacity to work independently or collaboratively
  • A positive attitude to challenging tasks

With us you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn from international professionals
  • Work with the newest and best online technologies
  • Make real decisions with measurable impact
  • Grow in the direction you are most passionate about
  • Help mold the future of digital education

The detail

  • Area: South Africa
  • City: Cape Town
  • Type: Full time
  • Compensation: Competitive


Please send us your CV and cover letter to apply@proversity.org and include SA001VA/FSD in the subject line.