Join the Storypark team

Become a pivotal member of the Storypark family.

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Ruby Developer

To apply please send your CV to, or direct any enquiries to Matt Hartley on 022 006 2889

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Join us on our exciting rollercoaster of growth and become a pivotal part of the Storypark family.

It takes a village to raise a child. Storypark’s collection of private online communities are supporting teachers and families around the world to support better outcomes for children.

We’re a socially conscious group who believe in working to make a difference, not just a dollar. We’re passionate about solving meaningful problems, and we’ve big plans to continue expanding into the uncharted corners of the sector.

This is where you come in.

What you’ll be doing

  • Writing and reviewing application code, focused on API development for a future mobile application
  • Working with Product teams to define new features
  • Documenting the systems you help build
  • Coordinating with engineering leadership to define and prioritize engineering projects
  • Working with support to triage and debug technical support requests
  • Assisting in ongoing infrastructure monitoring and improvements
  • Reviewing and commenting on other developer’s code

Skills and experience

  • 5 or more years working with Ruby on Rails or an equivalent MVC framework
  • A good understanding with SQL (PostgreSQL in particular)
  • Competent with AWS tools and features (orchestration tools a bonus)
  • A strong commitment to quality
  • Solid knowledge of testing principles
  • Fit our values of impact, community and nurturing potential


As well as having the chance to make a difference to the lives of millions of children, parents and teachers you’ll find:

  • A great team who are fun, caring and share good values
  • Family-friendly workplace including paid parental leave, flexible working hours and open vacation policy
  • Table tennis, video games and office rock climbing wall
  • Bottomless coffee, tea, cocoa and snacks with lots of shared lunches
  • Regular compensation reviews – great work is rewarded!
  • A competitive salary plus opportunity for future shareholding
  • We’re happy to get you whatever equipment helps you get your job done
  • We also offer relocation assistance for people joining us from other areas

We think you’ll like it here, a place where your own potential will be nurtured as you play an instrumental part in developing awesome products that really make a difference.

Apply today

To apply please send your CV to, or direct any enquiries to Matt Hartley on 022 006 2889

Email us about this role