Company Overview - Mission:
At Nearpod we empower educators to create learning experiences that engage and inspire millions of students around the world. Through a combination of digital lessons, interactive features (see our Virtual Field Trips and 3D objects initiatives) and real-time assessments Nearpod has become a leader - and teacher favorite - in teaching and learning.
Since we launched in 2012, Nearpod has seen wide adoption in the K-12 market; currently, over 100,000 teachers and six million students use Nearpod every month. 2017 marked the second consecutive year that Nearpod has been listed on the Inc. 5000 fastest growing private companies and we have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Fortune and local news channels across the country.
Nearpod is headquartered in Miami, Florida and is backed by notable investors that include: Insight Venture Partners, Reach Capital, Storm Ventures, the Stanford StartX Fund, the Knight Enterprise Fund, Arsenal Ventures, Marc Benioff (the CEO of Salesforce) and Scott Cook (founder and Chairman of Intuit) and his wife, Signe Ostby.
Location: Miami/Ft. Lauderdale
Position: Senior Software Engineer
As an integral part of the growing Nearpod engineering team, you will have direct impact on the technology choices, architecture, and scalability of our platform. You will influence our development philosophy and practices while rapidly scaling Nearpod. You will pair with product managers to visit customers, see Nearpod in active use, and innovate new solutions inspired by those observations.
Required Skills and Experience - About You:
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.