Who We Are

What makes Discovery Education a GREAT fit for you? We are the global leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and professional learning for K-12 classrooms, and we partner with districts, states, and like-minded organizations to provide teachers with customized solutions that support the success of all learners. When you join the Discovery Education team, you become part of a fast-growing global organization that is empowering educators with the digital tools and professional learning they need to connect students to the real-world.

For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the educational technology space, Discovery Education offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the support of an established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming. Team members enjoy a high-energy, purpose-driven work environment — as well as tremendous opportunities to grow, learn and make a difference. We are an organization focused on diversity and inclusivity that provides opportunities to engage with people from variety of backgrounds. If you like working with a curious, collaborative, high-performing team, Discovery Education is the place for you.


Living Our Values

Discovery Education is a company that lives and breathes its Values. By doing so, we position our organization to continue leading the education technology world.

Our Values:

INNOVATION: We drive a culture of innovation within our organization and with our partners to prepare leaders of tomorrow.

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT: We commit to continuous improvement by anticipating and adapting to the changing needs of our partners and the educational landscape.

EMPOWERMENT: We empower all learners by providing highly engaging, relevant experiences our partners trust.

INTEGRITY: We hold ourselves to the highest-standards and conduct ourselves with integrity in all that we do.

COMMUNITY: We connect and support our global community of learners.

INCLUSIVITY: We strive to build a company with people from diverse backgrounds, so we can better enable all learners to reach their highest potential regardless of race, gender, socio-economic standing, sexual orientation, language, ability, location, or technology.


Responsibilities:

This is a hands-on role where you’ll write code daily and contribute to production releases multiple times a month.

  • Deliver clean and performant code to support Discovery Education’s web applications
  • Implement new product features, as well as enhance and maintain existing functionality by monitoring solutions and performance characteristics
  • Ensure the scalability and quality of all code
  • Continually improve our development process, documentation and standards
  • Participate in team code reviews to ensure code quality standards
  • Participate in build system maintenance
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and teammates on design and architecture of web applications

Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of production backend development experience
  • Extensive experience with Python in a large production environment
  • Experience with Flask
  • Experience with SQL (MS SQL Server) and MongoDB
  • Expert understanding of object-oriented design and programming
  • Excellent problem solving, design, development, and debugging skills

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Experienced with Elastic Stack or Elastic Search
  • Experienced with Memcached
  • Experienced with Amazon Web Services: EC2, Lambda, S3
  • Experienced with Terraform
  • Experienced with LTI, SCORM and LMS Interoperability
  • Experienced with build systems and automation
  • Experienced with Localization, specifically flask babel or gettext
  • Experienced with oAuth and supporting multiple 3rd party authentication methods
  • Experienced with Progressive Web Apps, offline storage, client-server syncing and Websockets

Discovery Education is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery Education is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.


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