Codecademy

Content Contributor : Math of Computer Science

Codecademy

Remote job description

At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18 and are currently located in one of the following states: AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, and WI.

Hello, World! Codecademy has helped over 45 million people from around the world upgrade their careers with engaging, accessible, and flexible education on programming and data skills. We provide over 200 hands-on interactive lessons ranging from Python to R to Javascript and everything in between. Our learners have gone on to start companies, new jobs, and new lives thanks to what they've learned with Codecademy, and we're thrilled to be working to take that impact to the next level.

Codecademy was started in 2011 by two college students in a dorm room at Columbia that were frustrated by the huge gap between education and employment. A few years later, we are a rapidly growing, diverse team of 100+ in SoHo, NYC. We've raised over $40m in venture capital funding from top investors including Union Square Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Naspers, Y Combinator, and more.

If you want to help build a business that impacts tens of millions of people each year and helps them lead better lives, join us!

Codecademy is looking for a knowledgeable programmer or instructor to help write our newest skill path, Math of Computer Science, which we'll teach using Python. The Catalog Content Contributor works directly with the Codecademy Curriculum team to author interactive lessons, quizzes, and projects to help turn a high-level syllabus into reality. This is a paid, remote, part-time position.

What You'll Do

  • Design and author interactive lessons, quizzes, and projects.
  • Think pedagogically to break down technical concepts into digestible exercises.
  • Collaborate with Codecademy's Curriculum team to craft learning outcomes and build a compelling learner experience.

What You'll Need

  • A strong command of discrete mathematics, algorithms, and proof-based logic
  • Experience with both software engineering and formal or informal teaching
  • Fluency with and experience in Python programming
  • A strong command of written and spoken English.
  • Experience with developer tools such as Git, GitHub, and the command line.
  • What Will Make You Stand Out
  • Teaching experience with college-level discrete mathematics or algorithms courses
  • Experience using the Codecademy platform
  • Experience writing educational content that reaches a wide audience in a digital format
  • Professional experience in the software engineering industry

Equal Employment Opportunity

Codecademy is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, creed, age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, military or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. As an equal opportunities employer, we recognize that diversity is a positive attribute and we welcome the differences and benefits that a diverse culture brings.

This is a part-time, remote position. You can expect anywhere from ~10-30 hours of work per week, with the freedom to work wherever and at whatever times you want. You will be compensated (paid) bi-weekly.

At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18 and are currently located in one of the following states: AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, and WI.

At Codecademy, we are committed to teaching people the skills they need to upgrade their careers. Codecademy aims to educate a richly diverse demographic of learners with our product and in order to accomplish this, we believe our team should reflect that rich diversity. Our company celebrates diversity in all of its forms-- race, gender, color, national origin, marital status, sexuality, religion, veteran status, age, ability, disability status-- and works to create an inclusive workplace where people of all backgrounds and beliefs are empowered to better their futures.



Summary
Company: Codecademy
Job title: Content Contributor : Math of Computer Science
Job tags: education, freemium, pre-revenue




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  • posted

    9 days ago

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