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Software Engineer

Rolling Deadline  |  Full-Time Job  |  Telecommute

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Code.org is based in Seattle, but several team members are remote; remote candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply. Candidates able to work Pacific Time Zone hours preferred.
 
JOB SUMMARY
 
Are you passionate about computer science and education? Code.org is a non-profit organization dedicated to growing participation in computer science by making it available in more schools and increasing participation by young women and underrepresented students. Our vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. We believe computer science should be part of the core curriculum, alongside other courses such as mathematics, biology, chemistry, or algebra!
 
As a Software Engineer at Code.org, you’ll join a team delivering software products and operating services used by tens of millions of students and teachers in K-12 classrooms around the world. As a member of our small engineering team, you will own projects and build features end to end, and work on exciting technical challenges using some of the latest web technologies. You will work with your team, product managers, and curriculum writers to build accessible and engaging user experiences. You will ship software regularly while maintaining excellent live site availability. You will contribute to an inclusive, growth-focused, and collaborative team culture!

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

      • Passion for our mission of growing access to computer science education
      • Experience in one or more of these technologies preferred: JavaScript, React, Ruby on Rails, SQL/Databases/MySQL
      • Experience working independently on software projects, including the ability to break down project work into smaller features and communicate status updates effectively
      • Experience supporting a production high-scale web-based software product or service
 
In addition, candidates:
      • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
      • Must pass a pre-employment background check
 
TO APPLY
Your application should include a resume and/or a link to your LinkedIn profile and a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience demonstrate the qualifications of the position.
The position is open immediately. Closing date: open until filled.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Benefits

BENEFITS PACKAGE We offer a comprehensive 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 time off: 3 weeks vacation annually, sick leave, and 'winter break' office closure the two weeks that include Christmas and New Years. • Medical, dental and visio

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