Would you like to influence, develop, and shape the future ambitions of a cutting-edge scaling EdTech business? Transforming training and the exam experience for learners?
Working with a team of like-minded, motivated, and talented colleagues, Synap has developed a culture built on collaboration, teamwork and pride that delivers best in class software and experiences for their team, clients and end-users.
The EdTech market is booming and luckily for us, we have our very own right here in Leeds.
Started by two medical students from the University of Leeds Synap has won a host of awards including Leeds start-up of the year, and recognition as one of the top 10 British AI companies to watch by business insider.
They are one of Yorkshire’s most exciting and innovative tech start-ups. We are looking for a senior front-end engineer to join their growing team. Synap is a SaaS-based EdTech platform that helps schools, universities and businesses deliver revision quizzes and high-stakes exams online.
Career progression toward Head of Front End Engineering is on the table for the successful candidate should they excel in their roles and responsibilities.
This list is not exhaustive but provides an overview of the job. The successful candidate will receive one-to-one training for each aspect of their role:
Required skills and experience that will be assessed at the interview stage:
On top of a competitive salary, you’ll enjoy flexitime, ample remote-working, relaxed work environment with amazing and dedicated people, a new MacBook Pro and opportunity for career progression only limited by your own ability to learn and contribute.Apply on company website
Skills and experience required - Working knowledge of at least one Cloud provider (PaaS, IaaS, SaaS). : Some experience of version control within software development. : Ideally have some experience of continuous development and continuous integration. : Broader knowledge of IT – Networking, platform, hardware, security principles. : Experience of writing databases queries (eg in SQL, Mongo, MySQL, postgres) : At least one scripting language preferably Python. : Innovative problem solving which may include code reviews.