Are you our next Web Developer? 

Come join our team of passionate people on a mission to democratise learning and be the world's largest mobile learning platform! Our goal is to train and upskill millions of  people around the world - via mobile technology. 

The opportunity:

EdApp has a mobile first micro learning platform which handles tens of thousands of lessons every day. Our platform is being rapidly adopted across the globe – where we get to help our client deliver more engaging and effective micro-learning throughout US, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Our company has a young and progressive culture, with everyone enjoying being part of a winning team. 

We are facing all the exciting challenges of operating at scale and now need to focus on top of the funnel acquisition! You'd be our first ever web focussed designer, taking full ownership of our website and driving key marketing initiatives to optimise our site and increase lead generation.  This role is all about ownership and impact. You will be able to implement changes quickly working closely with our SEO lead, web designer, marketing growth hacker and content team. 

You can read more about EdApp at http://www.edapp.com  and https://www.slideshare.net/ElzaanPienaar/edapp-life-edapp?qid=040eae83-865f-4fc0-9d0c-edd80ffc4d84&v=&b=&from_search=

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain website - always focussing on site performance and speed
  • Work closely with the marketing team to drive the growth of MQLs through fast agile delivery of marketing initiatives
  • Help optimise online sign up conversions to the products through continual adjustments to our website 
  • Contribute, document and maintain the web components in the design system for use across the marketing platforms
  • Support the execution of various marketing and industry focussed campaigns from a technical perspective 

The tech specs: 

Currently the blog is in WordPress and the website is in Jade + SAS. We are looking to move to using NextJS + Prismic. 

Our mobile application is built in React.js + redux (front end); .Netcore (C#)  (back end); AWS/Kubernetes (infrastructure) and MongoDB, PostgreSQL & Snowflake (databases). 

You will love the role if you:

  • Get excited about site speed and performance of our website to ensure it is optimised and a great user experiences 
  • Want to work with a cross functional team - intersecting with content, design, product & engineering teams
  • Have strong project management skills and thrive on implementing changes quickly 
  • Take initiative in order to be able to identify possible problems before they arise and identify potential solutions
  • Have the ability to communicate in a professional manner with team-mates and other areas of the business
  • Have a thirst for knowledge and want to grow with the company 

Your experience: 

Ideally, we are looking for someone who has had at least 3-4 years experience working as a web developer in a product environment. You must have had experience across the following: 

  • Demonstrable experience in HTML, CSS, Jade and static websites 
  • Experience with React & Redux
  • Experience with Google Analytics 
  • Exposure to Hubspot, G Suite or marketing automation tools
  • Knowledge of Prismic is a big bonus!  

What we can offer you...

  • The opportunity to join an early stage tech company, and join us on an incredible journey
  • Exposure to marketing fundamentals and how to effectively position a product to a range of industries through visual design 
  • We’re operating at a scale few other companies are, and you will have the chance to work on solving complex problems, that impact learners and users worldwide
  • Learning is a key priority for us, and you'll be supported in your personal and professional development
  • We have an employee share scheme option plan so you can really benefit from our success

How to apply 

We look forward to hearing from you. Please submit your resume along with your portfolio or examples of previous work. Please also send a cover letter outlining anything that you think would be useful for us to know about you!

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