Knewton is a tech startup funded by high-profile investors including Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman. Located in the heart of Manhattan in the Union Square area, Knewton is building the world's most powerful adaptive learning engine, with the goal of making engaging and personalized education available to all. Knewton has been recognized as a Technology Pioneer for 2011 by the World Economic Forum in Davos and one of the top 25 best places to work by Crain’s New York Business.
You’ll be coding the high-throughput, high-availability, highly-scalable services that comprise Knewton’s Adaptive Learning Platform, the fundamental infrastructure on which all Knewton products are built. Want to work with big, rich graphs and a gazillion messages, and help develop new technologies that make learning more efficient and effective? If so, this job’s for you!
This is an outstanding opportunity to:
Contribute to key engineering decisions regarding technical direction of team
Become an industry luminary – we are open sourcing our projects/codebase
Engineers must have:
Not required but highly desired are: