Intermediate Full Stack Developer


Tech is at the heart of what we do and will continue to be what sets us apart.  Are you ready to help shape the next chapter in Sponges bright future?

At Sponge being seriously creative is what we do best, and we are using the best technologies to become the market leading digital learning provider. We work with some of the biggest global brands to deliver engaging experiences that defy expectation. We have ambitious plans ahead and need you to help us get there…

Where you'll create impact:

In this role, you will be a tireless problem solver and come up with imaginative and ground-breaking ways to meet the needs of the modern learner. You’ll be used to people coming to you to solve technically complex conundrums and will possess the technical rigour and skills to engineer those solutions. 

Confident in working alongside a team of front-end developers, content creators, visual designers and client stakeholders, you’ll be passionate about collaborating to find a solution or make the next generation of learning products.  

We are human, keeping people at the centre of our technical challenges and aspire to be the Google of the learning world.  We work in a unique environment featuring multiple technical aspects such as Learning Management Systems, SCORM, xApi, native and progressive web Apps, HTML5 microsites, phaser games, CMS’s, data tracking, legacy product support and analytics. In addition, we have an exciting product and innovation map involving many new technologies that we want to exploit to enhance workplace learning. 

Desired Skills, attributes and experience:

  • Helping build the next generation of authoring software
  • Javascript (Typescript, ES5/6, Node.js, Express)
  • NoSQL databases (MongoDB)
  • Front-end frameworks (Angular, React or Vue)
  • Interest in Behaviour-driven development
  • Previous experience of using an LMS is desirable but not essential

Next step

Send us your CV and a cover letter telling us about a time where you had to use a creative approach to solve a complex coding problem and delivered an exceptional outcome.

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Job title: Intermediate Full Stack Developer

Location: Plymouth