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About CareerFoundry

CareerFoundry is the number one online destination for career development in the new economy. Our bootcamp style courses in Web & iOS Development, UX & UI Design have been engineered to get students a new job or level up in their careers. We’re proud to have one of the world’s most engaged communities of mentors and students, which is the key for the motivation, depth of learning and career success of our participants.

We are always looking for people who share our vision about the future of online learning. So if you are passionate about tech, design and education, check out our freelance and full-time openings below! 

Meet our team

Our mission is to help people find a new career which gives them freedom, confidence, and stability. This sentiment extends to our own team: we’re continuously experimenting and iterating to create a company where people have a good work-life balance and the right conditions they need to produce their best work - including a penthouse office-space in central Berlin and flexible working. We’ve implemented regular staff surveys and a flat management structure to ensure employees have the freedom to execute their own ideas, along with the managerial support to stay on track.

We are an equal opportunity employer

CareerFoundry is dedicated to be a human, economically and socially sustainable company that cares about work experience and well-being of its employees. We are a team from all walks of life, just like our students, who come from all backgrounds all over the world.
It is self-evident for us that all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status.

UX Design Mentor (f/m)

We created CareerFoundry to help others build their careers while maintaining personal freedom and flexibility. Our 100% online, flexible, mentor-driven courses are setting the standard for globally accessible technical education. Through our online programs, expert mentors and tutors bring students from complete beginners to junior UX designers in 8 months.

We are looking for experienced and passionate UX designers all over the world to join our mentor pool and help define the next generation of design talent by educating and empowering students across the globe.

Our global pool of over 90 mentors and tutors in the web development, iOS mobile development, user experience design, and user interface design fields has grown to include freelancers, entrepreneurs, consultants, and agency directors who passionately guide, motivate, and empower our students to create new careers in the tech industry. We are constantly searching for more teaching enthusiasts like you to join this pool.

Mentoring is more than teaching. It is inspiring newcomers to the field to build, to problem solve, to think like a UXer, and to increase their value as professionals. With their expertise from the field, Mentors provide guidance and encouragement to their students each step of the way, from sketching their first user flow, to producing working prototypes.

Your Mission

Check out if this is for you:

  • You are passionate about sharing your knowledge and experience, supporting students on their way to becoming UX Designers.
  • You have several years’ experience in UX & UI Design, with a demonstrable track record showcasing your work for a variety of clients and companies.
  • You can show a first class portfolio with rock solid, relevant references to back it up.
  • Ideally, you will already have gained experience in teaching or you have the right attitude and skills for it: you have time and patience for beginners and a strong desire to guide people along their career path in this field, with knowledge of the latest design tools, a broad network of experts in the field and an in-depth understanding of industry practices.

Most students will be beginners and are looking not only for a mentor’s help and experience to master the necessary skills, but also inspiration and motivation to keep them focused along the way.

As a mentor, you will be reviewing your students’ work on regular basis with a view to how it would fit into an industry-ready portfolio. Additionally, you will do one-on-one video calls to help prepare your students for their entry into their new industry. They’re going to want to know how you got your start in the industry, how you network, how you decide which companies and roles to go for, and much more! To succeed in this role, you need to have a real drive to pass on your wisdom and secrets for success to the next generation of design talent.

Mentors work on a freelance contract with CareerFoundry and are remunerated for portfolio reviews, coaching calls with students, and the occasional coaching call with their tutor partner.

How to Apply

Send a resume, any professional social links, a portfolio and/or personal website/Dribbble/Behance accounts, and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d make a great mentor to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

We are currently collecting expressions of interest for our future hiring pool for this position.

Apply
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Voice Design / VUI Mentor (f/m)

We created CareerFoundry to help others build their careers while maintaining personal freedom and flexibility. Our 100% online, flexible, mentor-driven courses are setting the standard for globally accessible technical education.

We are looking for experienced and passionate UX Designers with a passion for Voice-first design from all over the world to join our mentor pool, and help define the next generation of design talent by educating and empowering students across the globe.

Our global pool of over 90 mentors and tutors in the web development, iOS mobile development, user experience design, and user interface design fields has grown to include freelancers, entrepreneurs, consultants, and agency directors who passionately guide, motivate, and empower our students to create new careers in the tech industry. We are constantly searching for more teaching enthusiasts like you to join this pool.

Mentoring is more than teaching. It is inspiring newcomers to the field to build, to problem solve, to think like a UXer, and to increase their value as professionals. With their expertise from the field, Mentors provide guidance and encouragement to their students each step of the way, from sketching their first user flow, to producing working prototypes.

We’re evangelical about spreading the word (!) of Voice User Interface design, as we believe it’s the next big thing in design, tech and futurism. We’ve developed a specialized Voice User interface design course, available as a standalone short course for working UX designers to up-skill, or a specialization offered to our career-change UX Design students. The curriculum was developed alongside Amazon Alexa, but we aim to be platform-agnostic and would love to hear from you whether your skills are in Alexa, Cortana, Siri, IVR or any other voice-first platforms!

Requirements

Check out if this is for you:

  • You are passionate about sharing your knowledge and experience, supporting students on their way to becoming UX designers who specialize in Voice Recognition. We are looking for UX design mentors who are interested in mentoring students from all over the globe in this rapidly expanding field – all online.
  • You have several years’ experience in UX & UI design, with a demonstrable track record showcasing your work for a variety of clients and companies. You can show a first class portfolio with rock solid, relevant references to back it up
  • You need to be comfortable with the Alexa skill builder interface and have 2-3 years’ experience working with voice design
  • Ideally, you will already have gained experience in teaching or you have the right attitude and skills for it: you have time and patience for beginners and a strong desire to guide people along their career path in this field, with knowledge of the latest design tools, a broad network of experts in the field and an in-depth understanding of industry practices.
  • As a mentor, you will be reviewing your students’ work on regular basis with a view to how it would fit into an industry-ready portfolio. Additionally, you will do one-on-one video calls to help prepare your students for their entry into their new industry.
  • The specialization course will take a part-time student 2 months to complete and a full-time student 1 month to complete. It will consist of approximately 15 text-based lessons supported by images, hands-on tasks, bite-sized video tutorials, and links to additional resources or further learning.

Mentors work on a freelance contract with CareerFoundry and are remunerated for portfolio reviews, coaching calls with students, and the occasional coaching call with their tutor partner.

How to Apply

Send a resume, any professional social links, a portfolio and/or personal website/Dribbble/Behance accounts, and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d make a great mentor to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Apply
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UX Design Tutor (f/m)

We created CareerFoundry to help others build their careers while maintaining personal freedom and flexibility. Our 100% online, flexible, mentor-driven courses are setting the standard for globally accessible technical education. Through our online programs, expert mentors and tutors bring students from complete beginners to junior UX designers in 8 months.

We are looking for experienced and passionate UX designers all over the world to join our mentor pool and help define the next generation of design talent by educating and empowering students across the globe.

Our global pool of over 90 mentors and tutors in the web development, iOS mobile development, user experience design, and user interface design fields has grown to include freelancers, entrepreneurs, consultants, and agency directors who passionately guide, motivate, and empower our students to create new careers in the tech industry. We are constantly searching for more teaching enthusiasts like you to join this pool.

Tutoring is more than teaching. It is inspiring newcomers to the field to build, to problem solve, to think like a designer, and to increase their value as professionals. With their expertise from the field, tutors work with mentors to provide guidance and encouragement to their students each step of the way. To help guide CareerFoundry students, Tutors provide feedback on submissions, help students understand the lessons, and ask and answer questions about the materials to deepen student understanding of the core concepts.

Your Mission

What you’ll be doing:

  • Regularly reviewing student projects submitted through the CareerFoundry platform
  • Portfolio reviews and checking for fundamental understanding of concepts
  • Working alongside a Mentor (8+ years experience) to help students to completion
  • Suggesting supplemental learning materials and personal insights in areas where students are struggling

What’s in it for you:

  • Flexible and Mobile– work from anywhere with an internet connection
  • Educational– deepen your own knowledge of UX Design by teaching it to others, plus work alongside a Mentor who will also assist with your own professional development
  • Fulfilling– directly impact students’ personal growth, and help them succeed in their goals
  • Résumé Gold– mentoring and teaching experience is highly sought after by employers everywhere
  • Tutoring is part-time, and very flexible. You decide how many students you can tutor and respond to them anytime within a 24 hour window. This means you can fit tutoring into your schedule, rather than fit your schedule around tutoring.

Requirements

Tutors at CareerFoundry should have friendly, outgoing personalities, and…

  • UX Design experience
  • Basic UI Design abilities
  • In depth knowledge of industry best practices
  • A strong desire to help others
  • Any previous teaching or mentoring experience is a definite plus

How to Apply

Send a resume, any professional social links, a portfolio and/or personal website/Dribbble/Behance accounts, and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d make a great tutor to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

We are currently collecting expressions of interest for our future hiring pool for this position.

Apply
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UI Design Specialization Mentor (f/m)

CareerFoundry has recently developed a specialized course teaching UI basics to UX Designers. The course will be for design professionals with an interest in developing UI skills. You’ll be working alongside students to help them complete a project-based online course.

Your Mission

You are passionate about sharing your knowledge and experience, supporting students on their way to becoming UX designers who specialize in UI design. We are looking for mentors/teachers who are interested in mentoring students from all over the globe – all online. You have several years experience in UI design as well as experience in UX design, with a demonstrable track record showcasing your work for a variety of clients and companies. You can show a first class portfolio with rock solid, relevant references to back it up. Ideally, you will already have gained experience in teaching or you have the right attitude and skills for it: you have time and patience for beginners and a strong desire to guide people along their career path in this field, with knowledge of the latest design tools, a broad network of experts in the field and an in-depth understanding of industry practices.

Outcomes for this year

What you’ll be doing:

We provide the learning materials, so we need you to accompany, guide and accelerate your mentee’s learning progress.

You will do this via:

  • Skype calls

  • Video reviews of student’s work

  • Messaging via the CareerFoundry platform

The specialization course will take a part-time student 2 months to complete and a full-time student 1 month to complete.

Requirements

What we’re looking for:

  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in the tech industry

  • Experience in UX design and UI design, with portfolio to prove it

  • Mastery of UX and UI design principles, methodologies, and processes

  • Proficient in prototyping and wireframing responsive designs

  • Comfortable using the required tools (i.e. Adobe Suite and Sketch)

  • Previous experience in mentoring / teaching, preferably online

  • Experience in working remotely

What’s in it for you:

  • Apart from the sheer joy of working independently and remotely, there’s also…

  • Generous compensation and flexible working hours

  • The thrill of helping people around the world change their lives and cultivate a career they love

  • Ongoing professional networking opportunities

How to Apply

Email your CV or resume (plus Linkedin page) and a cover letter in English with “UI Specialization Mentor” as the subject line to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

Apply
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Frontend Web Design Mentor (US-based) (f/m)

CareerFoundry has recently developed a specialized course teaching frontend basics to Designers. The course will be for design professionals with an interest in developing coding skills. You’ll be working alongside students to help them complete a project-based online course.

Your Mission

You are passionate about sharing your knowledge and experience, supporting students on their way to becoming UX Designers who specialize in frontend development. We are looking for mentors/teachers who are interested in mentoring students from all over the globe – all online. You have several years experience frontend development as well as experience in UX design, with a demonstrable track record showcasing your work for a variety of clients and companies. You can show a first class portfolio with rock solid, relevant references to back it up. Ideally, you will already have gained experience in teaching or you have the right attitude and skills for it: you have time and patience for beginners and a strong desire to guide people along their career path in this field, with knowledge of the latest design tools, a broad network of experts in the field and an in-depth understanding of industry practices.

Outcomes for this year

What you’ll be doing:

We provide the learning materials, so we need you to accompany, guide and accelerate your mentee’s learning progress.

You will do this via:

  • Skype calls

  • Video reviews of student’s work

  • Messaging via the CareerFoundry platform.

The specialization course will take a part-time student 2 months to complete and a full-time student 1 month to complete.

Requirements

What we’re looking for:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the tech industry

  • Experience in UX design and frontend development

  • Solid understanding of UX methodologies and processes

  • Proficient in HTML, CSS and JavaScript and comfortable with providing code reviews and bug fixes

  • Previous experience in mentoring / teaching, preferably online

  • Experience in working remotely

What’s in it for you:

  • Working independently and remotely

  • Generous compensation and flexible working hours

  • The thrill of helping people around the world change their lives and cultivate a career they love

  • Ongoing professional networking opportunities

How to Apply

Email your CV or resume (plus Linkedin page) and a cover letter in English with “Frontend Specialization Mentor” as the subject line to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

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Admission Consultant (f/m)

We have a growing number of people who want to change their lives with us, and we need someone on the frontlines, helping potential students chose the right course for them. You will be joining our team as an advisor and admission consultant. You will handle our customer engagement via our CRM, telephone, email, and Skype, with the aim of converting potential customers into enrolled students in one of CareerFoundry’s education programs.

You are:

  • Inspirational: You get people passionate about making positive changes in their lives.
  • Authentic: You have the ability to show empathy. And you believe in the mission.
  • Enthusiastic: You feel confident making suggestions and bringing new ideas.
  • Expert: Customers trust your advice on the products and services that you sell.
  • Guiding: Sell as a coach. Taking a consultative approach to sales
  • Based in the U.S. or Canada

Your Mission

Your mission is to consult with potential customers, working with them and helping them upgrade their careers and guiding the CareerFoundry program that they will love.

We are looking for inspiring people that are able to work US afternoon and early evening time.

Compensation is hourly plus commission. Exceptional admission consultants will have the ability to make six digit income.

Outcomes for this year

Provide Feedback

  • Be the internal advocate for the customer to help improve our courses and services.
  • Use insights to make recommendations for improving our sales processes and sales support based on your conversations.

Showcase CareerFoundry

  • Be a passionate brand ambassador, effectively communicating CareerFoundry’s value proposition to others.
  • Communicate the mission of CareerFoundry, not just the product. We do this because we make a positive impact on people’s lives.

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills in English, preferably a native speaker.
  • At least 2+ year of professional experience in a admissions role or similar.
  • Ability to work US afternoon and early evening hours.
  • Experience with automated CRMs, HubSpot experience preferred.
  • Degree in Communications, psychology or similar disciplines is a plus.
  • Familiarity or strong interest for Online Learning, Education and/or Tech is a plus.

How to Apply

Please send cover email and CV to jobs@careerfoundry.com.

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Sales Manager (Inbound B2C) (f/m)

CareerFoundry is the leading online bootcamp that helps people change careers all over the world.

We are seeking a data driven sales manager, that will be key part of the management and help shape the future of the business. (This is an inbound B2C sales team)

This is a fantastic opportunity to have a direct impact on the growth of the company, and more importantly, play a key role in the success of CareerFoundry.

Your Mission

What we are looking for:

You will have what it takes to be successful in a start-up environment in a business that has big plans. You will be working closely with the founders of the business, and head of marketing.

  • We are looking for a sales manager to hire, coach, and inspire the sales team. You’ll be the head of a passionate group of sales professionals who are all striving to be the best.
  • You will manage the sales team and sales operations team, bringing together insight from data and implementing it within the team.
  • The sales team are based in the USA and you will be comfortable managing a global salesforce across different time zones
  • You will have freedom to explore new ideas, manage your budget and continue to build a successful sales team.
  • Your opinion and feedback will be constantly required from marketing and product teams to help shape the courses.
  • As a hands on manager you may be helping build processes for sales, to email marketing and taking sales calls. Our customers come from all walks of life, and you will have great rapport building skills.
  • You are responsible to review performance monthly, flagging hits, misses, risks and opportunities
  • Recruit and hire top talent through rigorous, intelligent, and thoughtful interview practices
  • Lead a culture of sales excellence. Drive the consistent implementation and adoption of sales processes, pipeline management, and sales performance.
  • Manage and document account activity in CRM. Including review, create and convert new leads
  • Excellent communication skills in English, preferably a native speaker.

Outcomes for this year

What you can expect from us:

  • Benefits include: Base Salary + Commission + Equity.
  • As a CareerFoundry employee, you get to help students improve their lives every single day through the power of hands-on learning
  • Competitive salary, equity shares and opportunities to grow your skills on the job
  • You get to enjoy all the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • Flexible working times and working-from-home days
  • Beautiful rooftop office space with spectacular views of Berlin
  • You will be selling a product that is all about changing careers that comes with a guarantee
  • We cultivate an environment of growth and we celebrate the idea of change as we push ourselves to become the best online bootcamp in the world

How to Apply

Please send cover email and CV to jobs@careerfoundry.com.

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UI Design Mentor (f/m)

We created CareerFoundry to help others build their careers while maintaining personal freedom and flexibility. Our 100% online, flexible, mentor-driven courses are setting the standard for globally accessible technical education. Through our online programs, expert Mentors and Tutors bring students from complete beginners to junior UI designers in 6 months.

We are looking for experienced and passionate UI designers all over the world to join our mentor pool and help define the next generation of design talent by educating and empowering students across the globe.

Our global pool of over 90 mentors and tutors in the web development, iOS mobile development, user experience design, and user interface design fields has grown to include freelancers, entrepreneurs, consultants, and agency directors who passionately guide, motivate, and empower our students to create new careers in the tech industry. We are constantly searching for more teaching enthusiasts like you to join this pool.

Mentoring is more than teaching. It is inspiring newcomers to the field to build, to problem solve, to think like a designer, and to increase their value as professionals. With their expertise from the field, mentors provide guidance and encouragement to their students each step of the way, from sketching their first wireframe, to producing finished, functional interfaces that work across different platforms.

Your Mission

Check out if this is for you:

  • You are passionate about sharing your knowledge and experience, supporting students on their way to becoming UI designers.
  • You have several years’ experience in UI design, with a demonstrable track record showcasing your work for a variety of clients and companies.
  • You can show a first class portfolio with rock solid, relevant references to back it up.
  • Ideally, you will already have gained experience in teaching or you have the right attitude and skills for it: you have time and patience for beginners and a strong desire to guide people along their career path in this field, with knowledge of the latest design tools, a broad network of experts in the field and an in-depth understanding of industry practices.

Most students will be beginners and are looking not only for a mentor’s help and experience to master the necessary skills, but also inspiration and motivation to keep them focused along the way.

As a mentor, you will be reviewing your students’ work on regular basis with a view to how it would fit into an industry-ready portfolio. Additionally, you will do one-on-one video calls to help prepare your students for their entry into their new industry. They’re going to want to know how you got your start in the industry, how you network, how you decide which companies and roles to go for, and much more! To succeed in this role, you need to have a real drive to pass on your wisdom and secrets for success to the next generation of design talent.

Mentors work on a freelance contract with CareerFoundry and are remunerated for portfolio reviews, coaching calls with students, and the occasional coaching call with their tutor partner.

How to Apply

Send a resume, any professional social links, a portfolio and/or personal website/Dribbble/Behance accounts, and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d make a great mentor to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Apply
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UI Design Tutor (f/m)

We created CareerFoundry to help others build their careers while maintaining personal freedom and flexibility. Our 100% online, flexible, mentor-driven courses are setting the standard for globally accessible technical education. Through our online programs, expert mentors and tutors bring students from complete beginners to junior UI designers in 6 months.

We are looking for experienced and passionate UI designers all over the world to join our mentor pool and help define the next generation of design talent by educating and empowering students across the globe.

Our global pool of over 90 mentors and tutors in the web development, iOS mobile development, user experience design, and user interface design fields has grown to include freelancers, entrepreneurs, consultants, and agency directors who passionately guide, motivate, and empower our students to create new careers in the tech industry. We are constantly searching for more teaching enthusiasts like you to join this pool.

Tutoring is more than teaching. It is inspiring newcomers to the field to build, to problem solve, to think like a designer, and to increase their value as professionals. With their expertise from the field, tutors work with mentors to provide guidance and encouragement to their students each step of the way. To help guide CareerFoundry students, tutors provide feedback on submissions, help students understand the lessons, and ask and answer questions about the materials to deepen student understanding of the core concepts.

 

Your Mission

What you’ll be doing:

  • Regularly reviewing student projects submitted through the CareerFoundry platform
  • Portfolio reviews and checking for fundamental understanding of concepts
  • Working alongside a Mentor (8+ years experience) to help students to completion
  • Suggesting supplemental learning materials and personal insights in areas where students are struggling

What’s in it for you:

  • Flexible and mobile– work from anywhere with an internet connection
  • Educational – deepen your own knowledge of UI design by teaching it to others, plus work alongside a mentor who will also assist with your own professional development
  • Fulfilling – directly impact students’ personal growth, and help them succeed in their goals
  • Résumé gold– mentoring and teaching experience is highly sought after by employers everywhere

Tutoring is part-time, and very flexible. You decide how many students you can tutor and respond to them anytime within a 24 hour window. This means you can fit tutoring into your schedule, rather than fit your schedule around tutoring.
 

Requirements

Tutors at CareerFoundry should have friendly, outgoing personalities, and…

  • UI design experience
  • Basic UX design knowledge and abilities are appreciated
  • In depth knowledge of industry best practices
  • A strong desire to help others
  • Any previous teaching or mentoring experience is a definite plus

How to Apply

Send a resume, any professional social links, a portfolio and/or personal website/Dribbble/Behance accounts, and a brief cover letter explaining why you’d make a great tutor to mentors@careerfoundry.com.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Apply
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Full-Stack JavaScript Subject Matter Expert, Course Writer (Freelance, Remote) (f/m)

You’ll be contracted for 3-7 months to write a long-form web development course with a focus on full-stack JavaScript—in particular, Node.js, REST, React, Redux, Vue.js, TypeScript, and React Native. With the support of our curriculum design team, you’ll help create an engaging, challenging, and immersive online course which will take learners from beginners to hirable junior frontend or full-stack JavaScript developer. The course itself consists mainly of text-based content supplemented by images, tasks, video reviews, and links to additional resources for further learning.

What’s in it for you:

Apart from the sheer joy of working independently and remotely while combining your creative and technical geniuses, there’s also…

  • generous compensation and flexible working hours
  • the thrill of helping people around the world change their lives and careers
  • the addition of course content writer to your CV and ongoing professional networking opportunities
  • a possible rolling contract on course updates and mentoring

Your Mission

With the support of the CF curriculum design team, you’ll…

  • collaborate with another subject matter expert  to author the course content, project prompts for student portfolios, rubrics, quizzes, and related tasks
  • source images and code snippets
  • work closely with our curriculum team to ensure quality and engagement

Requirements

The subject matter expert we’re looking for is an experienced JavaScript developer and…

  •  a native-level or fluent English speaker
  • a current developer with an up-to-date portfolio and at least 3 years of experience in the tech industry
  • a good  writer with a strong interest in instructional writing
  • has teaching or mentoring experience
  • has experience collaborating with a remote team
  • is communicative and open to queries and feedback

How to Apply

Complete a short practicum here: https://goo.gl/forms/MO5c2r5UhohdrFvv1 

Email your CV or resume and a cover letter in English with “Web Development Course Writer (freelance)” as the subject line to jobs@careerfoundry.com

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Senior Curriculum & Instructional Designer (f/m)

CareerFoundry is building the number one online destination for career changers, and we’re looking for an organized, analytical, and resourceful Senior Curriculum & Instructional Designer to join our Curriculum Team. You’ll be working alongside the curriculum designers and editors to produce and maintain high-quality course content for our diverse set of online learners and career changers.

In addition to being an education nerd who loves discussing adult learning theory and contemporary issues in online education, you should be able to interpret technical content and explain it to career changers who come from all walks of life. Experience with education and teaching is a MUST, and knowledge of technical and design content is strongly DESIRED.

This is a full-time position based in our Berlin, Germany office.

Your Mission

Actively participate in all aspects of course production to research, design, and develop engaging, well-balanced courses for career changers and upskillers in the tech industry.

Provide ongoing mentorship and professional development opportunities for mid- and junior-level employees.

Outcomes for this year

Curriculum Design and Course Development

  • Assess learning needs of career changers to inform course topics and direction
  • Use project-based instructional design practices to develop engaging content with measurable outcomes including exercise ratings, student retention, and on-track rates
  • Collaborate with the curriculum designer and editors to benchmark and develop upcoming courses and programs
  • Work closely with subject matter experts to develop course content and perform regular course updates
  • Create scripts and storyboards for curriculum-related media production

QA Process

  • Review and process feedback from students, tutors, and mentors and work with SMEs to make well-informed and incremental improvements to the courses
  • Catalog and categorize feedback to determine potential areas for product feature innovation
  • Manage and implement launch plans for new content and product features

Project Coordination

  • Recruit, onboard, train, and offboard subject matter experts for course development projects
  • Create and regularly update onboarding documents and other training materials for subject matter experts
  • Conduct weekly check-ins with subject matter experts to ensure timely completion of project milestones and overall quality of content
  • Plan and implement large-scale, cross-team projects that significantly improve the product as a whole

Research and Best Practices

  • Contribute to regular assessments of the Curriculum Team’s course development, content production, and SME onboarding processes
  • Use feedback and user data to make decisions about process, feature, or content changes
  • Research and implement best practices in e-learning, instructional design, and curriculum development to improve team efficiency and course quality

Team Mentorship and Resource Management

  • Mentor team members to encourage professional development in the organization as well as the edtech industry
  • Assist junior- and mid-level team members with managing subject matter experts
  • Manage curriculum team financial obligations such as subscriptions to tools

Requirements

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • 4-5 years of experience with developing and curating educational content (e.g. writing lesson plans, reviewing and approving course syllabi, and developing online courses) – preferably at an educational institution
  • Experience managing a mid-size team
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to follow through
  • Experience training and managing subject matter experts in the tech and design field
  • Excellent writing and editing skills in American English as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of CareerFoundry
  • Must be willing to relocate to Berlin, Germany

Desired:

  • Master’s degree in education, instructional design, or a related field
  • Firsthand experience with teaching or working with instructional materials
  • Experience with learning management systems
  • Familiarity with the Agile process and process improvement methodologies
  • Knowledge of technical and design content

How to Apply

Email your CV or resume and a cover letter in English with “Senior Curriculum Designer” as the subject line to jobs@careerfoundry.com

NOTE: Please be prepared to submit copies of your diplomas and relevant certifications if we advance your application to phone and in-person interviews.

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Sales Coach B2C (f/m)

CareerFoundry is the leading online bootcamp that helps people change careers all over the world.

We are seeking a people driven sales coach in Berlin who helps to shape the future of the business by finding, training and coaching the right sales talents. (This is an inbound B2C sales team)

This is a fantastic opportunity to have a direct impact on the growth of the company, and more importantly, play a key role in the success of CareerFoundry.

Your Mission

What we are looking for:

You will have what it takes to be successful in a start-up environment in a business that has big plans. You will be based in Berlin and working closely with the founders, especially the COO as well as the head of Marketing.

Manage the sales team:

  • We are looking for an engaged salesperson to hire, train, and inspire a remote sales team in the US. You’ll be the head of a passionate group of sales professionals who are all striving to be the best.
  • As an engaged manager you may be prepared to take a hands-on approach and lead by example, talking to prospective students in Europe and use your insights to improve your processes
  • You are responsible to review performance monthly, flagging hits, misses, risks and opportunities.
  • Most of the Sales Team is based in the United States, so you should enjoy working flexibly around their schedule if necessary.

Hire great talent:

  • You will manage the sales team hiring funnel, thus creating a continuous pipeline of great sales people that you can work with
  • You will utilize rigorous, intelligent, and thoughtful interview practices to ensure quality
  • You bring experience in working with people in the United States and Great Britain
  • You have excellent communication skills in English, preferably a native speaker

Outcomes for this year

What you can expect from us:

  • You’ll experience working in a high growth startup environment
  • Competitive salary, equity shares and opportunities to grow your skills on the job
  • As a CareerFoundry employee, you get to help students improve their lives every single day through the power of hands-on learning
  • You will have freedom to explore new ideas, manage your budget and continue to build a successful sales team.
  • You get to enjoy all the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • Flexible working times and working-from-home days
  • Beautiful rooftop office space with spectacular views of Berlin
  • You will be selling a product that is all about changing careers that comes with a guarantee
  • We cultivate an environment of growth and we celebrate the idea of change as we push ourselves to become the best online bootcamp in the world

How to Apply

Please send your CV and Cover letter to: jobs@careerfoundry.com

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Frontend Developer (f/m)

As a Frontend Developer, you will not only do development but also have the opportunity to envision and build the best online mentored course platform for people wanting to learn tech skills. Our team works on something that matters: With our training we help people get better careers, a better perspective for their future and a higher pay. 98% of our graduates find new jobs.

Your Mission

Your mission is to build, maintain and take ownership of our entire set of front pages, such as the home page, course pages, landing pages, the blog, and more. You will work closely with the marketing and design team to build and optimize these pages. You are also maintaining a degree of product quality through general code and performance improvements.

As part of the development team you will participate in the technical decision making process. Using practices like pair programming, you will work closely with other developers, sharing your knowledge and learning from others.

Outcomes for this year

Main outcomes in 2018 for our front pages potentially include:

  • Build interactive short course pages with quizzes and progress tracking
  • Analyze user metrics and optimize tracking across our front pages
  • Perform several A/B tests of different designs on our product pages
  • Introduce webpack for all our front pages
  • Extend our internal frontend framework and turning into a npm module
  • Add JavaScript tests to our front pages

Requirements

  • You have a minimum of 1-2 years professional experience with frontend development
  • You have an eye for detail and strong troubleshooting skills
  • You write solid and clean JavaScript code following best practices such as separating concerns
  • You write semantic HTML, as well as clean and maintainable CSS
  • You have good knowledge of modern JavaScript and know how, when, and when not to use the most recent developments in ES2015+
  • It’s important to you to support a wide range of browsers and make websites as accessible as possible
  • You have basic understanding of SEO and optimize your websites for the best possible performance
  • You’ve built client-side applications getting data from API backends
  • You have a basic understanding of Ruby on Rails and the MVC pattern. You are able to read and understand backend code and are not afraid to write a few lines of Ruby code if necessary.

Bonus:

  • Experience working with Jekyll or other static site generators
  • Experience with testing libraries in JavaScript. TDD/BDD is the default way you write all your JavaScript code
  • Experience building applications with Preact or React - even bigger bonus: You’ve worked with Redux before

What do we offer?

As a CareerFoundry employee, you get to help students improve their lives every single day through the power of hands-on learning. In order to achieve this, we cultivate an environment of growth and we celebrate the idea of change as we push ourselves to become the best online bootcamp in the world.

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary, equity shares and opportunities to grow your skills on the job
  • Flexible working times and working-from-home days
  • A yearly education budget for each employee to learn new skills
  • All the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • An optional company retirement insurance plan
  • We offer Visa sponsorship and relocation support if needed
  • Free access to the CareerFoundry courses
  • A lot of autonomy and freedom in taking decisions and leadership

You can expect a welcoming culture:  

  • Dog friendly office and as much coffee as you need
  • Biannual performance reviews, monthly professional development check-ins  
  • Regular team events, breakfasts, holiday parties, and a yearly offsite
  • A nice, bright, and air-conditioned loft office in the middle of Berlin - one of Europe’s most exciting cities.
  • A product that has a real positive effect on the world by changing the lives of thousands of people.

How to Apply

Please write a letter of intent stating why you want to work for CareerFoundry, what interests you about online education and how you could make an impact working with the team. Please submit your resume/CV, GitHub profile and code examples or links to previous projects along with your letter of intent to jobs@careerfoundry.com with “Frontend Developer” in the subject line.

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Chief Marketing Officer (f/m)

CareerFoundry is building the number one online education destination for career changers all over the world.

We are looking for an exceptional CMO and future GM to join the CareerFoundry team, who is experienced in taking a growing startup to the next level, with a track record in developing and scaling high growth marketing channels. You will be joining the senior management team of the business.

What do we offer?

At CareerFoundry, you get to help students improve their lives every single day through the power of hands-on learning. In order to achieve this, we cultivate an environment of growth and we celebrate the idea of change as we push ourselves to become the best online bootcamp in the world.

We offer the following benefits:

  • Work with great colleagues who are experts in their fields
  • Take a leading role in the business
  • Competitive salary and equity share
  • Flexible office hours and working-from-home days
  • A yearly education budget to learn new skills
  • All the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • An optional company retirement insurance plan
  • Free access to the CareerFoundry courses

You can expect a welcoming culture:  

  • Welcoming and passionate team environment
  • Dog friendly office and as much coffee as you need
  • Great colleagues and fast decision making
  • Regular team events, breakfasts, Christmas parties and a yearly offsite
  • A nice, bright and air-conditioned loft office in the middle of Berlin - one of Europe’s most exciting cities
  • A product that has a real positive effect on the world by changing the lives of thousands of people
  • Autonomy to implement your own ideas and to be part in setting the direction for the future of the company

Your Mission

Join the company as a CMO and deliver a strong strategy for growth in the first three months and manage a new product launch by the end of the six months period.

Move into a strategic (albeit still hands-on) GM role after six months and join the company’s board.

You will create and implement initiatives that help build CareerFoundry’s long term success, in the past 12 months we have grown revenue by 100% and you will be joining at an exciting growth period.

You will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of impactful projects, as well as overseeing the activities of our Marketing and Sales Teams in the areas of CRO, SEO, SEM and Paid Social, CRM and content marketing.

You will also have a strong influence over the product creation and overall direction of the company.

Outcomes for this year

Responsibilities / Outcomes for 2019:

1) Take our Marketing to the next level

  • Deliver on revenue targets while keeping in line with our budget
  • Prepare and launch new product lines that have an impact on the bottom line
  • Implement short-term strategies with 20% increase in sales in month 4
  • Demonstrate your out-of-the-box approach by identifying growth channels and scaling them to provide sustained returns on investment
  • Build out both high level reporting and channel-level, granular reporting to more accurately  forecast revenue growth month to month, and enhance accountability within the team
  • Be the internal advocate for a data driven mindset and lead by example: Leverage customer research to provide strategic leadership for brand architecture, messaging and positioning
  • Find ways to streamline processes and to improve the internal Marketing / Sales structure

2) Develop strategic opportunities

  • Show your ability to create and launch new product lines that have an impact on the bottom line
  • Test new marketing tactics to strengthen the core marketing channels
  • Develop new digital marketing channels and analyze the existing ones
  • Strengthen accountability within the teams by implementing strong, cross team metrics
  • Monitor the strategies and processes across the revenue cycle from customer acquisition to engagement to success
  • Develop and implement robust sales management processes – pipeline, account planning, and proposals to be able to close a growing amount of leads and to build lasting and profitable customer relationships

3) Strengthen the CareerFoundry Management with your leadership experience

  • Be a commercial leader to the company
  • Act as a partner to the CPO, challenge product ideas and deliver valuable customer insights
  • Develop growth strategies with the executive team and board of directors to grow the company exponentially
  • Create an effective marketing / sales team by hiring the right people and training the existing staff to exceed their targets
  • Drive a “lean startup” style environment of constant experimentation and learning
  • Show clear communication, ability to get buy-in from the team for new ideas
  • Show strong business acumen and understanding of what it means to run a company

Requirements

  • You have previously been CMO, GM, CEO or Head of Marketing
  • Strong experience in digital marketing (8+ years), with a focus on B2C
  • Proven track record of scaling teams and companies to success
  • Passion for education, design and/or career change
  • Top performer with demonstrable results
  • Ability to provide references of people you managed and of people you worked for
  • Strong customer focus and natural curiosity
  • You are highly personable and have excellent written, verbal communication and presentations skills
  • Strategic mindset with experience in creating budgets and financial projections
  • Fluent in English

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter and CV to jobs@careerfoundry.com. We are excited to meet you!

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CareerFoundry is building the number one online destination for people looking to change to a career in tech. To help us promote our cause, we are looking for an experienced Paid Marketing Manager (PPC) to lead our paid marketing channels, starting as soon as possible.

Your Mission

Your mission at CareerFoundry is to expand our paid search, social and discovery channels . Together with a diverse marketing team you will work on making sure that people interested in career change  find their way to CareerFoundry. You will be able to build on a strong foundation of existing expertise to explore and improve upon our existing processes, as well as bring in your own ideas for improvement and innovation.

What you can expect

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, equity shares and opportunities to grow your skills on the job
  • Flexible working times and working-from-home days
  • A yearly education budget for each employee to learn new skills
  • All the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • An optional company retirement insurance plan
  • Free access to the CareerFoundry courses

Culture:  

  • Dog friendly office and as much coffee as you need
  • Flat hierarchies and fast decision making
  • Bi-Yearly performance reviews, monthly professional development check-ins  
  • Regular team events, breakfasts, Christmas parties and a yearly offsite
  • A nice, bright and air-conditioned loft office in the middle of Berlin - one of Europe’s most exciting cities.
  • A product that has a real positive effect on the world by changing the lives of thousands of people.

Outcomes for this year

Outcomes for this year

  1. Take over and own all CF paid marketing channels
  • Take on expansion of paid marketing across our social channels (i.e. Facebook, Google Ads)
  • Optimize existing accounts and develop solid tracking and reporting processes  
  • Create a strategy together with the content creation team to make our marketing even more appealing to target audiences
  1. Grow our paid marketing reach
  • Test new networks and distribution strategies
  • Grow our reach, audience, and ultimately our leads and enrollments
  • Iterate on creatives and messaging to make our content distribution as efficient and effective as possible
  • Build out our retargeting efforts and experiment with campaign optimization tools

Requirements

  • At least 3 years experience in managing paid marketing channels, especially Facebook, Youtube, Google Ads
  • You are naturally curious about how you can solve customers’ issues and you can articulate how our business will be a great fit for their needs
  • You have a strategic mindset, are great with numbers and possess the ability to develop new ideas to bring your projects forwards
  • You are agile and can manage competing priorities with ease
  • You speak English fluently
  • Experience in Ed-Tech is a plus
  • Experience in working in Startups is a plus

How to Apply

Please send us your CV and cover letter, detailing why you chose to work at CareerFoundry and highlighting your successful work from the past to: jobs@careerfoundry.com.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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Senior Web Developer (Ruby) (f/m)

As a senior web developer, you will not only do development but also have the opportunity to envision and build the best online mentored course platform for people wanting to learn tech skills. In order to grow our business sustainably, we are going to make our platform ready not just for today, but also to manage the growth of tomorrow. Our team works on something that matters: With our training we help people get better careers, a better perspective for their future and a higher pay. 98% of our graduates find new jobs.

Your Mission

Your mission is to build, maintain and take ownership of our entire stack, including our home and course pages as well as the learning management system and our backend systems. You will work closely with front- and backend specialized colleagues as well as the product team to build and optimize our platform experience.

As part of the development team you will participate in the technical decision making process. Using practices like pair programming, you will work closely with other developers, sharing your knowledge and mentoring others. Code quality is super important for this role, and you know your way around object oriented programming and best practices.

Outcomes for this year

Main outcomes in 2018 for the whole developer team potentially include but are not limited to:

  • Building algorithms to help understand and predict our user’s needs and behavior
  • Rebuilding our admin backend displaying smart statistics about our users
  • Rebuilding the backend for our real-time communication platform
  • Modernizing our code base using service oriented architecture
  • Refactoring code and improving the application’s test coverage
  • Upgrading the platform from Rails 4 to Rails 5

Requirements

  • You have a minimum of 4-6 years professional experience
  • You bring minimum 3 years experience in working with Ruby on Rails
  • TDD/BDD with RSpec is the only way you write code and you are comfortable teaching junior developers best testing practices.
  • You have experience building RESTful APIs and SOA.
  • You have a solid understanding of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • You think analytically and are able to make informed decisions regarding efficiency and organizational design patterns.
  • You know your way around GitHub, Heroku, and have server administration/dev ops, and strong troubleshooting skills.
  • You write clean code and dedicatedly support and teach others standard methodologies and refactoring techniques.
  • You enjoy working in a small, agile team

Bonus:

  • Experience building applications with Preact or React - even bigger bonus: You’ve worked with Redux before
  • Experience working with Jekyll or other static site generators
  • Experience with testing libraries in JavaScript. TDD/BDD is the default way you write all your JavaScript code
  • Experience working with the Firebase realtime database

What do we offer?

As a CareerFoundry employee, you get to help students improve their lives every single day through the power of hands-on learning. In order to achieve this, we cultivate an environment of growth and we celebrate the idea of change as we push ourselves to become the best online bootcamp in the world.

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary, equity shares and opportunities to grow your skills on the job
  • Flexible working times and working-from-home days
  • A yearly education budget for each employee to learn new skills
  • All the benefits of German health insurance and other social security
  • An optional company retirement insurance plan
  • We offer Visa sponsorship and relocation support if needed
  • Free access to the CareerFoundry courses
  • A lot of autonomy and freedom in taking decisions and leadership

You can expect a welcoming culture:  

  • Dog friendly office and as much coffee as you need
  • Biannual performance reviews, monthly professional development check-ins  
  • Regular team events, breakfasts, holiday parties, and a yearly offsite
  • A nice, bright, and air-conditioned loft office in the middle of Berlin - one of Europe’s most exciting cities.
  • A product that has a real positive effect on the world by changing the lives of thousands of people.

How to Apply

Please write a letter of intent stating why you want to work for CareerFoundry, what interests you about online education and how you could make an impact working with the team. Please submit your resume/CV, GitHub profile and code examples or links to previous projects along with your letter of intent to jobs@careerfoundry.com with “Fullstack Developer” in the subject line.

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Curriculum Editor (Educational Content)

CareerFoundry is building the number one online destination for career changers, and we’re looking for a detail-oriented, organized editor to join our Curriculum Team. As a Curriculum Editor, you will be working alongside the curriculum and instructional designers to improve the quality of CareerFoundry courses. In addition to being an expert grammarian, you should be able to understand technical content and how to explain it to novices as well as have some experience with education and teaching.

This is a full-time position based in our Berlin, Germany office.

Your Mission

Perform thorough copy and substantive edits on pre- and post-launch course content to deliver accurate and clean curriculum as well as a consistent, high-quality student learning experience.
 

Outcomes for this year

Editing and proofreading

  • Work closely with the Curriculum Team and subject matter experts (SMEs) to perform substantive edits on all courses 
  • Conduct regular plagiarism checks on existing and upcoming courses
  • Copyedit and write scripts, quizzes, and other written and multimedia components of CareerFoundry courses
  • Contribute to the CareerFoundry course content style guide and improve editorial standards
  • Work cross-functionally with other teams to copyedit and author curriculum-related communications 

Course quality and QA

  • Collaborate with the curriculum and instructional designers to provide ongoing editorial guidance
  • Create and maintain project-based style guides for upcoming projects
  • Conduct regular reviews and updates to maintain course quality and content consistency
  • Assist with the quality assurance process for pre- and post-launch courses
  • Work closely with external subject matter experts to review and improve the content and structure of live courses
  • Respond to, organize, and prioritize student feedback on course content and quality

Project coordination and management

  • Assist with recruiting, onboarding, and training subject matter experts
  • Facilitate regular check-ins with subject matter experts including freelance course writers, reviewers, and mentors 

Research and best practices 

  • Contribute to regular assessments of the Curriculum Team’s course development and production process
  • Research best practices in e-learning and editorial practices to help improve course quality
  • Perform job skills benchmarking research to ensure all course content is up-to-date with current job market requirements

Requirements

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • 2-4 years experience with editing content, including copy editing, copywriting, and proofreading
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience managing editorial and content production timelines independently
  • Familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style or another major style guide 
  • Excellent writing and editing skills in American English as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of CareerFoundry

Desired:

  • Experience with teaching (can include mentoring or tutoring) or working with instructional materials 
  • Familiarity with the Agile process

How to Apply

Email your CV or resume and a cover letter with “CURRICULUM EDITOR (Educational Content)” as the subject line to jobs@careerfoundry.com.

NOTE: Please be prepared to submit copies of your diplomas and relevant certifications if we advance your application to phone and in-person interviews.

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