Grok is hiring!

Mid / Senior Software Developer

We’re looking for someone to work on all aspects of our site, with a focus on front-end development. We work in Python, JavaScript, PostgreSQL, and HTML/CSS. Experience with web components, Django and Docker would be an advantage.

We are strongly encouraging women and gender diverse people to apply for this position because we love working with a gender balanced team! Our working conditions are flexible to suit a modern workforce. All applicants will be considered on their merits and suitability for the role, regardless of gender.

We need someone who:

  • has strong front-end development skills with at least 3 years experience working in a professional software development team,
  • can write clear, maintainable code with internal documentation,
  • has excellent interpersonal skills with a high degree of empathy and emotional intelligence,
  • has great troubleshooting skills and can break down complex technical tasks,
  • can manage time effectively and work independently in a goal-focused environment,
  • is flexible, willing to develop skills, and can learn and adapt quickly,
  • has solid communication skills for a wide audience,
  • is a team player and can be a mentor for other team members.

Position details

This is a full time role with flexible working conditions based in our offices in Forest Lodge. To apply please email a full CV with a brief (1-2 page) cover letter addressing the selection criteria to Kylie Williams:

Any offer of a position will be subject to a Working With Children Check and NSW Police Check.

Position Description

Your position as a Software Engineer will include but is not limited to the following duties:

  • designing and developing software to support our products and educational activities, including increasing user engagement and educational effectiveness;
  • developing and implementing metrics to evaluate the effectiveness of our solutions;
  • supporting the design and development of other software and technology within Grok;
  • developing educational material, including notes, questions, and other relevant material, for Grok’s online and in-person activities;
  • providing educational and technical support for customers participating in Grok’s activities;
  • attending education and teaching conferences, workshops and trade shows to promote our products;
  • tracking and evaluating your progress against Grok’s goals.