Senior Computer Science Instructional Designer

San Francisco/ Los Angeles / New York /
Product /
Full Time
Do you want to impact the education of K 12 students with us?

Kira Learning is creating curriculum and learning tools that empower teachers and prepare students for a world in which technology and science play pivotal roles in everyone's lives.

We are backed by top-tier Venture Capital funds including New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Andrew Ng’s AI Fund, and Primavera, and are growing fast.

We are looking for a Senior Computer Science Instructional Designer that will own the full cycle development of content and learning experiences for our teachers and students.

As a Senior Instructional Designer at Kira, you will:

    • Work with other content experts to develop high-quality, engaging, and level appropriate content for students.
    • Own concept-to-market life cycle of student learning experiences by developing lesson objectives, exercises/lesson plans, instructional materials (ie. slides, videos, “worksheets”, etc.), formative assessments, and teacher guides for each lesson/unit.
    • Work with learning design experts to ensure content aligns with pedagogical best practices.
    • Work with CS standards experts to build rigorous content that engages students and teachers, and aligns with state standards and local contexts.
    • Develop final assessments, course projects, and scoring guides.
    • Interact with teachers to best understand student, teacher, and classroom needs. 

Your experience and skills include:

    • 10+ years experience developing Computer Science curriculum.
    • 5+ years experience working with K-12 students.
    • (Preferred) K-12 Classroom teacher in Computer Science.
    • (Preferred) Experience developing AI curriculum 
    • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
    • Experience creating and delivering Problem-, or Challenge-based learning in a K-12 classroom (Preferred)

Compensation and Benefits:

    • Competitive salary and equity package in a well-funded, high growth company ($80k-$120k).
    • Unlimited paid time off and paid parental leave.
    • Top-notch healthcare service.