Senior Developer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on April 15, 2013

We at CK-12 are challenging traditional model of Education.  There has never been more exciting time to be in Education.  Digital transformation has opened up unique opportunities to disrupt education for the benefit of students, teachers and parents.

We believe:

Everyone should have free, anytime, anywhere access to high quality education materials and educational platforms.
Education should be personalized to each student – not one size fits all.

If this mission challenges you, if you want to revolutionize the way teachers

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User Interaction Designer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on August 19, 2011

Location: Palo Alto

Areas of responsibility:

Lead efforts to define detailed user interface requirements (business, functional, and end-user) for CK-12 next generation educational and learning tools.
Drive creation of conceptual models, user requirements, and usability objectives aligned with user centered design goals and tasks.
Produce designs to ensure user interface requirements are captured.
Develop UI prototypes for usability testing.
Conduct IA/UI/UE design reviews.
Work with a cross functional team on every stage of design and development from concept to completion.

Qualifications:
Education: Degree/Major: BA/MA, BS/MS
Experience: 5+ years of software UI

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System Administrator

Written by CK-12 Foundation on May 12, 2011

Location: Palo Alto, CA

System Administrator:
This is an amazing opportunity in terms of responsibility, interesting challenges and high visibility. This position also requires strong interpersonal skills, strong project management and time management skills and a successful track record of coordinating and driving issues to resolution. We truly are looking for the highest quality candidates. This position participates in an on call rotation with the other CK-12 engineers.Core Responsibilities:

- Manage, operate, and enhance highly scalable web applications built on Amazon EC2 and

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Developer – Summer Internship

Written by CK-12 Foundation on May 12, 2011

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Do you want to be a Social Entrepreneur? Come join us to have a worldwide social impact in the field of education! We are a not-for-profit organization working to bring about a change in education and help students around the world get a quality education. We are seeking highly motivated individuals to become part of a team to revolutionize K-12 global learning and textbook publishing. Through the use of a superior open educational resources environment, we are

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Support Engineer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on April 26, 2011

Location: Palo AltoSummary:
The purpose of the Support Engineer position is very simple: do everything you can to help resolve the user’s issue. This involves taking often challenging technical issues from the customer via phone or email and doing everything that is necessary to resolve the issue quickly and professionally. You will be expected to handle all Level 1-3 issues and your day will have a mix of all kinds of different support requests. This position works with users to

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Operations Engineer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on July 24, 2010

Location: Palo Alto Core Responsibilities:

Hands on Windows & Linux Administration in a medium size LAN environment.
Monitoring and managing equipments and services in LAN environment like routers, switches, proxy, firewalls, storage units etc.
Provide Level 1 & Level 2 support to end users using trouble ticketing system.
Asset tracking and inventory of LAN infrastructure.
Managing wireless network infrastructure.
Setup and maintain small/medium size research LAB’s infrastructure consisting of heterogeneous network aimed at compatibility testing.
Provide technical support on core Linux networking services such as NFS/Network/Package Management

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Developer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on February 16, 2009

Location: Palo Alto

Responsibilities:

Architect, design, implement and support end-to-end integrated wiki based text book authoring and publishing system
Support public school systems, teachers and students to successfully author, collaborate and publish text books
Work closely with teachers, researchers and students to define the services required for authoring and publishing in a reliable and scalable environment
Evaluate and select emerging open standards and components to complement widely adopted infrastructure products

Requirements:

MS in Computer Science or equivalent and strong experience implementing large scale web system &

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Partner Relations

Written by CK-12 Foundation on February 16, 2009

Partner Relations

Location: Palo Alto

Responsibilities:

Foster and Manage Relationships with:

Charter Schools

Promote CK-12 within Charter Schools helping them create content for them
Help Charter Schools adopt CK-12 FlexBooks
Conduct a study on the feasibility of using CK-12 platform as their integrated publishing environment

Academic Publishers

Work with Publishers and acquire contents
Work with Publishers to develop professional development materials based on CK-12 FlexBooks

Strategize and Execute Pilot Programs for targeted CK-12 customers on a periodical basis
Devise, implement and calibrate new partner programs for accelerating CK-12 adoption
Work closely with Content

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UI Engineer

Written by CK-12 Foundation on February 16, 2009

Location: Palo Alto

Responsibilities:

Conceptualize, design, prototype, implement and support highly usable end user interfaces meant for K-12 teachers and students
Support public school systems, teachers and students to successfully author, collaborate and publish text books
Work closely with teachers, researchers and students to define the interfaces required for authoring and

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