Job Openings at Code.org

Regional Program Manager (Los Angeles, NYC, Ft. Lauderdale/Miami area)

Job Summary:

Code.org is recruiting for Regional Program Managers in Los Angeles, New York City, and Ft. Lauderdale/Miami areas to support Code.org’s Education team through the development, implementation, and maintenance of Code.org’s partnership model with school districts. Responsibilities of the position include recruiting school districts for potential Code.org educational partnerships, managing all partnership implementation activities with district personnel, managing the regional teacher professional development process (including facilitating workshops for high school teachers), and marketing and supporting Code.org's program in the region. Full-time, salaried.

Qualifications:

  • At least a Bachelor's degree in Education or Computer Science
  • Recent experience teaching computer science in a K-12 school setting
  • Experience in teaching and/or facilitating Exploring Computer Science (ECS) highly desired, but not required
  • Strong existing connections to the computer science community
  • Must be a self-starter, multi-tasker, excel under pressure, and work independently with a geographically dispersed team

Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% of the time is required.

Email resumes or LinkedIn profiles to jobs@code.org.

Computer Science Principles (CSP) Curriculum Writer (Chicago preferred)

Job Summary:

Code.org is looking for enthusiastic computer science curriculum writers to help develop Code.org’s Computer Science (CS) Principles Curriculum for pilot delivery in the Spring/Summer of 2015. The ideal candidate is a former or current high school computer science teacher or has experience teaching computer science at the high school level. The core work of the position requires collaborating closely with a small team to conceive and produce all facets of a CS Principles curriculum. Full-time or part-time 1-year contract with assignments scaled appropriately.

Experience/skills:

  • Must be able to produce written work (curriculum/lesson plans) on a deadline.
  • Curriculum writing / activity design experience
  • Proficient writing / communication skills in English
  • Recent Computer Science Teaching experience (or H.S. Teaching Experience in a STEM field)
  • B.A. or M.A./M.S. in Computer Science Degree B.A. or M.A.
  • Experience/familiarity with the CS Principles Framework
  • Experience/familiarity with Exploring Computer Science curriculum/PD
  • Web Programming / Development skills or experience

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Must be able to travel roughly once every 4-6 weeks to Chicago (mostly, but other U.S. destinations are possible) for 1-2 day meeting, with reasonable travel expenses to be paid by Code.org and must be able to attend (in person or video conference) weekly 2-hour meetings on a regular schedule.

Email resumes or LinkedIn profiles to jobs@code.org.

No benefit package.

Administrative Assistant (Seattle area)

Job Summary:

Code.org is recruiting for a Seattle-based Administrative Assistant to support Code.org’s Seattle headquarters. Responsibilities of the position include managing a variety of administrative and logistical tasks and projects, increasing office productivity by overseeing smooth and efficient office administration, and supporting Director-level staff. Full-time, salaried, contract-to-hire for first 60 days.

Qualifications:

  • **Most important qualification:* Must be able to efficiently prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment; start-up organization experience or familiarity preferred.*
  • 2-3 years experience as an administrative assistant or comparable position; must have direct experience calendaring and booking travel
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills; extremely detail oriented
  • Proven ability to rapidly learn and adapt to new situations and material; highly flexible
  • Comfort in embracing new tasks and technology with little to no direction
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office (i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Docs and other technical applications.

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Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter, describing what particular skills you bring to a rapidly growing start-up organization that differentiate you from other candidates, to jobs@code.org.

Development/Marketing Assistant (Seattle area)

Job Summary:

Code.org is recruiting for a Seattle-based Development/Marketing Assistant to support Code.org’s Fundraising and Marketing departments. Responsibilities of the position include handling a variety of administrative tasks and projects, conducting research on potential media and donor prospects and impact stories, coordinating speaking engagements and event logistics, preparation of presentation and marketing materials, coordinating prizes and awards, and managing the donor recordkeeping and acknowledgement process. Full-time, hourly, with benefits.

Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience as an office assistant, development assistant, or comparable position
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability to take initiative and act independently
  • Proven ability to rapidly learn and adapt to new situations and material; highly flexible
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office (i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Docs and other technical applications.

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter, describing what particular skills you bring to a rapidly growing start-up organization that differentiate you from other candidates, to jobs@code.org.

Software Engineer (Seattle area)

Job Summary:

Code.org is building interactive tutorials for computer science courses starting as early as Kindergarten through 12th grade. You can see our latest tutorials at http://learn.code.org. With tens of millions of students using our tutorials in over 20 languages and in 170 countries, this is an opportunity to redefine how computer science is taught, not only in the USA but worldwide.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree or greater in Computer Science
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience as a software engineer working on Web sites or services
  • Ideally: deep expertise in either JavaScript or Ruby
  • Ideally: has experienced startup culture

Email resumes or LinkedIn profiles to jobs@code.org.

Benefits

Code.org offers a competitive employee benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Technology subsidy consistent with our Bring Your Own Device environment
  • Flexible, engaging working environment
  • Monthly unlimited ORCA pass or equal value transit subsidy; located near public transit hub in Seattle, WA
  • Paid vacation (3 weeks annually) and sick leave
  • Medical, dental and vision premiums paid at 100% for FT positions
  • Option to participate in 403b retirement savings plan

No relocation packages.