We are an equal opportunity workplace. We are deeply committed to building an inclusive workplace for people of all races, ages, gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, and ethnicities. We highly encourage applications from women and gender minorities.
At Inspirit, we build experiential learning tools that transform K12 education.
Product: We currently have innovative experiences in STEM (math and science), career discovery, and career training content accessible in virtual reality, augmented reality, and on computers for students in middle and high school.
Growth: Our founders started Inspirit while doing research in VR & education at Stanford University and Georgia Tech, and have grown Inspirit into a community of 300K+ students and teachers in the last 12 months alone.
Awards: Inspirit has been recognized in multiple venues as the leader in immersive XR STEM education: The team has won the SXSW EDU Launch Award, made it to the top 10 in the ASU GSV international GSV Cup, and been nominated to the Forbes Under 30 2022 List in Education.
Team: Built by former K12 educators, designers, and researchers, and backed by investors & advisors like Jerry Yang (Yahoo co-founder), Esther Wojcicki (California teacher of the year), Ram Shriram (first investor in Google and Amazon), Jeremy Bailenson (founder of the Stanford VR Lab), co-founders and early members at Oculus, Duolingo, Pear Deck, Kahoot, Springboard, and more, Inspirit aims to build inspiring learning tools for all students around the globe.
Check out our 2022 partnership with Meta Immersive Learning here~
Your Role 🌟
We are seeking a Junior Full Stack Engineer with a passion for technology and a hunger to learn and grow. You will be a vital member of our dynamic team, contributing to the development and enhancement of our cutting-edge educational simulations. Working alongside our experienced engineers, you will have the opportunity to work across our tech stack, including ReactNextJS, Golang, MongoDB, and AWS, and participate in the complete product development lifecycle.
Participate in the design, development, and maintenance of our web, VR, and AR applications.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
Work with modern technologies like React, Typescript, NextJS, Golang, and MongoDB, and be open to exploring and learning new technologies and architectures.
Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications.
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs.
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation.
Key Skills for Success 🎆
A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent experience.
Hands on experience working with back-end programming languages, especially Golang.
Knowledge of cloud services, particularly AWS, is a plus.
Eagerness to learn and adapt to new technologies and programming languages.
Strong problem-solving skills and a detail-oriented mindset.
Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
Why We Love Working Here 🤟
We are committed to transforming education and making a difference in the lives of the teachers and students we serve
We serve the next generation of (Gen-Z) learners: this comes with exciting new opportunities to build a truly unique product, design, brand, and identity
We have a diverse and global team that works together daily to make our dreams a reality
We are a remote-first company: all you need for work is your laptop and high-speed internet!
We have a work-hard, play-hard culture: we work hard to meet our deadlines, but we also know how to celebrate after!