Sky Software is the leading provider of smart, cloud-based education solutions to the tertiary and private education markets across Asia Pacific.
We provide smart and sophisticated ICT solutions to education providers with a focus on the best user experience and best engineered products amongst all our competitors. Our products are supported by staff who understand the market and their customers and are backed by sophisticated, professional and thorough processes.
We have offices in Sydney and Geelong, with reseller partners in the UK, Singapore, Philippines and Malaysia (and expanding globally). Our products are used by education providers with less than one hundred enrolments per annum up to some of the largest education providers in the World, and we include amongst our customer base some of the most pre-eminent providers across the globe.
In 2013 Sky Software had customers spanning the UK, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Kuwait, Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong and the Czech Republic. We also have hosting centres in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK and a global service centre servicing customers in real-time across many time-zones.
As of 2014 our staff count reached 42 and is still growing. Sky Software is part of the Tribal Group and together our mission is to create, build and deliver a range of world class technology based products and services that help our education, learning and training customers deliver excellence.
Management and Investors
Geelong and Sydney, 7 March 2014: Sky Software and the Tribal Group join forces. The acquisition of Sky Software by the Tribal Group plc will expand our global operation through leveraging Tribal’s international footprint. As a combined entity, Tribal and Sky Software have over 500 customers in 60 countries and 1,400 staff in 17 offices across five continents. For more information on the Tribal Group click here.
Sky Software is Australia’s leading provider of cloud-based student management solutions with proven solutions at both the enterprise and start-up levels. Although the codebase of these solutions has been in production for over eight years and has been a proven market leader, we are committed to delivering continue enhancements to support our training providers now and into the future.
C.E.O. and shareholder of Sky Software, Nick Stanley, believes the acquisition will unlock serious growth potential for the company:
Nick Stanley C.E.O.
“Sky Software has proven that Geelong is emerging as Australia’s Silicon Valley. We have the right skills, infrastructure and people for an IT software company to compete and expand globally. We continue to remain committed to Geelong and our global expansion, with Tribal, will allow us to continue creating and maintaining jobs in Victoria over the coming years.”
Michael McKeand, Executive Director and shareholder in Sky Software is looking forward to being part of developing the next generation of cloud-based services.
Michael McKeand Executive Director
“Tribal’s international footprint and focus on growing their share of the education management solutions market in SE Asia are ideally aligned to Sky Software’s strategic focus. Our respective product sets and geographic presence are also highly complementary.”
We are always looking for talented and fun new colleagues in software development, testing, implementation, support and product management:
Implementation Leads: Implementation Leads play a key part in defining changes to Sky Software’s core Student Management product, and will also work with Sky Software clients in implementing a solution. This is a very diverse role with the primary aim to Project Manage and deliver the key requirements to the client.
Operations Analyst: The Operations Analyst supports the development, testing and operational support of the Sky Software product sets. This position is integral in supporting data management, client reporting and problem resolution.
Reports Technician: The Reports Technician provides solutions to technical issues relating to Sky Software Clients. This role will be responsible for meeting development schedules and ensuring the delivered solutions meets the technical specifications and design requirements.
Analyst Programmer: The Analyst Programmer/Developer will be required to research, design, develop, maintain and test software programs for Sky Software clients.
Please check this page regularly and feel free to contact us for a full position description and to commence your application process.
We are expecting to add another vacancy soon. Meanwhile enjoy some of our Team Stories to give you a flavour of life at Sky Software: