Founded in 2016, Writable is a guided writing program for grades 3-12 that helps teachers scaffold and motivate students to become purposeful, proficient writers, and helps schools organize their writing programs through assessment, practice, and feedback. Writable is funded by Omidyar Technology Ventures and works with over 9,000 schools and districts today. Writable partners with leading K12 organizations such as Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), Schoology, Google for Education, Canvas and more. We are currently a small, focused, and fun remote team, with employees in California, Oregon, Florida, Wisconsin, and Texas. Many of our team members have been working together (remotely) for over 10 years, and the company has deep experience with education startups and larger organizations.

Writable, Inc

Full Stack Web Developer (Remote)

$100,000-$150,000 / YEAR

Senior Software Engineers at Writable are responsible for feature development and maintenance through the entire software development life cycle. While particular areas of expertise are leveraged, all developers are full-stack producers with regular opportunities to learn and apply new skills.

Why You’ll be a Great Fit for this Role

  • You are passionate about building great software.
  • You combine a solid theoretical foundation with a pragmatic developer mindset.
  • You see education technology (EdTech) as an interesting and rewarding field.
  • You are excited about having direct input on product and technical direction.
  • You genuinely care about end users, consistently striving to limit and quickly resolve functional and performance issues.
  • You ask questions and collaborate to ensure timely, successful completion of projects.
  • You take change in stride, accepting frequent priority shifts and mutable requirements.

Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree.
  • Prior experience as senior level developer / engineer.
  • Full-stack development experience (examples of front-end work will be requested.)
  • Self-motivated with ability to take direction, seek input, and work independently.
  • Able to work remotely.