Software Engineer, Workflows

Anywhere - remote US
Engineering – Engineering /
Full-time /
About Kiddom

Kiddom is a groundbreaking educational platform that promotes student equity and growth by uniting high-quality instructional materials with dynamic digital learning. Through unparalleled curriculum management functionality, Kiddom empowers schools and districts to take ownership of their curriculum – resulting in learning experiences tailored to meet the unique needs and goals of local communities. Kiddom’s high-quality curriculum is layered with robust teacher and leader data insights to drive the continuous improvement of instructional decisions, school/district programming, and professional learning.

About the team
The Workflows team enables our users to work, navigate, and manage their time through a suite of features like Timeline, and we’re adding more. We are dedicated to providing impeccable, immaculate, easy to use flows that keep our users happy and engaged.
About the role
To tackle this challenge, Kiddom is looking for a software engineer who will embody forward-thinking best practices, bring a positive attitude, and strive for the betterment of our children's education and the future of our society.  
Our stack:
MySQL/Neo4j (porting over from Cassandra)
About you
You have strong knowledge of design patterns and software engineering best practices.
You've been through the planning, launching and refactoring phases of code you wrote
You have excellent problem solving and debugging skills, are excited to work as part of a collaborative team at a scaling company, and strive for excellence.

You will:

    • Design and build scalable, product features and services end to end
    • Enhance code quality and tooling, leaving the code better than how you found it
    • Break down projects into smaller parts and helps less experienced engineers execute their parts
    • Craft delightful user experiences
    • Own the product - we love people who pick up things and run with them

You have:

    • 5+ years professional experience, ideally at a startup
    • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • Experience with continuous integration and automation tools and processes
    • Experience with our stack or similar
Salary range is dependent on geography, past experience, seniority, and demonstrated role related ability during the interview process.

What we offer
-Full time permanent employees are eligible for the following benefits from their first day:
-Competitive salary
-Meaningful equity
-Health benefits: medical (various PPO/HMO/HSA plans), dental, vision, disability and life insurance
-10 paid sick days per year
-Unlimited vacation time policy (subject to internal approval). Average use 4 weeks off per year.
-Paid family leave after birth/adoption of caretakers and minimum of 16 paid weeks for birthing parents. Meant to supplement benefits offered by State.

COVID Vaccination Policy
Kiddom policy requires employees to be vaccinated before they visit an office or attend company events..
We have remote roles but in certain positions where office attendance is deemed to be essential to the role, offers of employment shall be conditional upon proof of vaccination.