Kiddom builds technology enabling teachers and learners to unlock their full potential. Education technology is increasingly fragmented across various applications, undermining utility and causing cognitive overload, frustration, and ultimately, rejection. Kiddom is building a collaborative learning platform for educators to integrate content, curriculum, and analytics in one place.
To tackle this challenge, Kiddom is looking for a Product Engineer who will embody forward-thinking best practices and bring a positive attitude to work with our team and strive for the betterment of our children's education and the future of our society.
Design and build a scalable, product features end to end.
Leverage existing infrastructure and components to build RESTful web services
Bring an attention to detail - what we do affects people’s educational opportunities and we have to be mindful of that
Craft delightful user experiences
Own the product - we love people who pick up things and run with them
What we look for
BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field
5+ years professional software engineering experience
Experience designing and building REST APIs
Exposure to authorization technologies (OAuth)
Experience with continuous integration and automation tools and processes
Strong knowledge of design patterns and software engineering best practices
You've been through the planning, launching and refactoring phases of code you wrote
Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
Ability to work as part of a collaborative team in a fast-paced environment
Motivated and responsible individual who strives to exceed expectations
Sincere interest in working at a startup and scaling with the company as we grow
Please note that this is a full time, on site position. We are not able to offer remote working opportunities at this time.
Nice to have
Experience with educational technologies
Experience or interest in education
Experience working at a startup
Experience with React/Redux
Experience with Go(lang)
Experience with Cassandra, Elasticsearch, and AWS (EC2, DynamoDB, SNS/SQS, Lambda)
Experience with Terraform
What Kiddom offers
The opportunity to make a measurable impact in K-12 education
Competitive salary and equity
Health benefits: medical, dental, vision, disability and life
Flexible vacation policy
An inclusive, positive team culture
A passionate, collaborative team focused on building transformative education technology
Kiddom is a team of passionate educators, designers, and developers creating transformative tools to make learning personal, expand access to quality content, and foster community collaboration.
What We Do
Kiddom builds technology enabling teachers and learners to unlock their full potential. Teachers are often constrained by limited access to quality tools or mandated use of ineffective tools that do not meet their students’ needs. We believe technology should be utilized to close the achievement gap and level the playing field for all students.