Welcome to the Sparx Hub

Do you want to help create the next big thing in technology? Work with some of the sharpest and most inventive minds out there? Be part of a step-change in education? Then come and join us at Sparx. We’re an exciting education technology company using a powerful combination of real-time data, technology and daily classroom trials...

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Typically recruits

  • Computing/Technology
  • Sciences/Maths

To find out more about our organisation please visit:

Over 630 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
A Gradcracker advertiser for at least five years - ideal for your shortlist!
Sparx was set up in 2010 on the back of the founders’ passion for and experience with science, maths and learning.
A growing team with in-depth knowledge of 30+ computer languages and world class mathematics and statistical skills.
Enjoy great views of the foothills of Dartmoor from your office window and get to the beach in 20 minutes.
One year group in one school using Sparx generates 10,000 data points in just one day.
Facilities on-site include; five-aside football, table tennis and Pilates classes!

Placements / Internships

What's it like spending a summer at Sparx? Our intern developer Hum...

Getting an internship at Sparx is one of the best opportunities I have ever had. Over the summer I was an intern developer where I was fully integrated into the development team. As a part of the team I attended daily scrums where each developer explained what they did the previous day and what they plan on doing today.  From the get go I was thrown right in with a project that involved working with Sparx’s core codebase, spanning multiple languages from Objective-C to...


Technical Director, Maths

Qualifications - BA: Mathematics I joined Sparx because it was a really great opportunity to be part of an interesting team. I really liked the aim of the project, we’re aiming to revolutionise the whole of learning. What I do when I...

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[video id=1426] I love problem-solving. Nothing makes me happier than a really big problem – especially if it involves big data. So working at Sparx is a surefire way to get my daily fix! I just want to work my brain and put it through...

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Product Director, Maths

Qualifications - PhD: Operational Research, MSc: Operational Research (Distinction), BSc: Mathematics with Management Science (First Class Honours) [video id=1428] This is a great place to work for someone like me. I love the fact that...

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Content Scientist

Qualifications - MChem Oxford, DPhil Oxford Working at Sparx is always fast paced and exciting. It’s challenging, but always extremely rewarding getting to see the real life impact of the work we’re doing. When I was...

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