CareerFoundry Raises $5m - Launches World’s Largest Learning Community for Tech Careers

CareerFoundry Raises $5m - Launches World’s Largest Learning Community for Tech Careers

Rosie Allabarton

Here in Berlin we’re very proud and excited to share the news that CareerFoundry has closed its funding round with $5 million, with investors Tengelmann Ventures, Bauer Venture Partners and IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft supporting us in our crusade to forge the world’s largest learning community for tech careers.

We are working with hundreds of employers worldwide to place our alumni in paid jobs, and not just any jobs, but jobs they’ll love.


What does this news mean to you?

With this funding and support from our investors we are really excited about what the next twelves months will hold. We will be growing our fantastic community of mentors, students, alumni and employers so you can launch a career you’ll really love in the world’s fastest growing industry - technology.

But what does this news really mean for you?

  • You can join the world’s largest learning community for tech careers - a community which aids, supports and motivates each member to become the best they can be.
  • We can guarantee you a fantastic job in your new field wherever you are in the world
  • You’ll be supported by world class mentors, experts in Web Development, UX Design, UI Design and iOS Development
  • You’ll be the first to know about our new courses in emerging fields launching over the next 12 months
  • Access to our continually evolving, innovative platform and product to optimize your learning environment

What’s so great about our community?

CareerFoundry’s community provides students, mentors and employers with a global network to tap into for employment opportunities; it is also hub of brilliant minds who work together to accelerate learning and facilitate each member’s success. With expert mentors hailing from tech giants Apple and Amazon coaching students one on one, our alumni have gone on to work for the likes of AT&T, Donna Karen and Wagepoint , to name a few.

What should you do now?

Interested in Web Development?

Head over to our web development course page to find out more about how you can get started on your new career in code. Or learn more about learning to code from our founder Martin Ramsin, here.

Interested in UX Design?

Then try out our UX design email short course - a free 7 - day intro into what you’ll learn on the full course. Once you’re ready, head over to the course pages here.

UI Design more your thing?

Read our course ambassador Eric’s blog post on how he became a UI designer, then check out the full course here.

**Excited about learning iOS Development? **

Then read our course ambassador Jeffrey’s blog post on his route into this career, and how he became an iOS Developer at Apple. Then sign up for more info on the course here.

What You Should Do Now

  1. If you’d like to learn about finding a career you love - sign up here for one of our free 7-day design or development courses.
  2. If you are interested in becoming a Web Developer, UX, or UI Designer check out check out our mentored beginners' courses (complete with job guarantee!).
  3. If you’d like to speak to an expert Career Advisor for free about how you can really get a new job in tech - connect with us here.

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Rosie Allabarton

Rosie Allabarton

Contributer to the CareerFoundry Blog