Associate Software Engineer

Mountain View, CA
Engineering /
Fulltime /
Our mission is to open the door to the life-changing impact of education and help make education accessible for all. As a nimble growth stage start-up, we've emerged as the leading online education platform helping over 30 million learners and educators each month. has earned numerous awards and it has been recognized as one of the most transformational companies in EdTech, living up to our commitment to all learners: Breakthroughs Start Here. From students and educators in over 9,000 school districts that use Study.comto working adults striving to complete their college degree or gain professional certifications, we empower them to reach their full potential. Our product is our impact! Across our college programs alone we have saved students over $200M in tuition and enabled tens of thousands to become nurses, teachers, accountants and more. Additionally, as part of our mission we’ve donated over $27 million across social impact programs to learners and educators.

At our Software Engineers help our cross-functional teams rally around common goals and deliver valuable features frequently. Our Software Engineers work on the front and back-end, emphasizing collaboration, learning, and fast feedback, including pair programming and regular (constructive!) code reviews. We invest in our engineers’ growth, which reflects and reinforces our mission to make education accessible.
Come join us on our mission and make a difference!
We are looking for a talented, flexible Associate Software Engineer to join one of our cross-functional teams at

What You'll Do:

    • Collaborating on a cross-functional team to deliver large projects
    • Participating in brainstorm-sessions, design discussions, code reviews, and automated test development
    • Taking initiative to get questions answered, unblock on-going development, and make everyone on your team successful

What You'll Bring To The Role:

    • 1+ years' work experience using Java and/or modern JavaScript frameworks (i.e. React/Flux or Angular) 
    • Excellent understanding of Java and how to use of it for website development
    • Working knowledge of web application development using modern HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (React/Angular)
    • Enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and strong analytical & problem solving attitude
    • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
    • Desire to work in a collaborative, team-based environment built around Scrum


    • Experience delivering end-to-end website features and solutions across the application stack in an iterative manner 
    • Familiar with object-oriented design, design-patterns, data structures, relational databases, and SQL 
    • Experience building and deploying mobile apps in a modern app development framework (i.e. Ionic, Flutter, or React Native)
    • Had exposure with online marketing, search engine optimization, and/or lead generation
The salary range for this role is $100,000 - $115,000 per year. The salary range associated with this job considers the skill sets, experience and training required for this role in the San Francisco Bay Area.

At, we know that strong communities are built on the power of our diversity, and we respect and strive to understand for the diverse identities, race, ethnicities, backgrounds, and perspectives of our team members. Our work and company culture have been consistently recognized, including:
· Inc. Best Place to Work
· Fortune Great Places to Work – Best Workplaces in the Bay Area
· Golden Bridge Awards – Gold Winner, Corporate Social Responsibility
· San Francisco Business Times & Silicon Valley Business Journal – Best Places to Work

We are in the heart of downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the Caltrain station. We have comprehensive health and wellness benefits. We offer ongoing education and professional growth opportunities, including a life-long membership to You can also expect:
· 3:2 hybrid work schedule
· 100% paid health, vision, and dental insurance for employees
· 401(k) with employer match
· 20 - 30 PTO days each year (increases with tenure)
· 10 paid holidays
· Work at home setup stipend
· Company-sponsored gym memberships
· Free Caltrain Pass
· Tuition reimbursement and gift matching programs provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status. In addition to federal law requirements. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Additionally, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with applicable state and local laws.