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  • FineTune Learning
    Preferred timezone: UTC -7 to UTC -3

    Chief Product Officer

    Greetings from FineTune!!  We are an early-stage technology company innovating in the assessment and learning space.   Our platform features a workflow that enables the ability to assess qualitative (more complex) skills/competencies at scale, using human evaluators.  We are now working on integrating with various AI programs to pursue a hybrid (human + AI) approach to evaluation and feedback. Through our partnership with the College Board, we have customized our platform for Advanced Placement (AP) that has been validated at scale across the curriculum, in all 36 AP courses, with over 3 million users.  We are beginning to explore other use-cases in other verticals (higher ed and workforce) as well as other applications within the K-12 world.

    We are looking for a hands-on, execution-oriented Chief Product Officer to help the company continue to scale as we explore various opportunities to leverage our core value proposition.    We are looking for a CPO who:

    • Is responsible for instituting rigor around product/market fit, product definition, market sizing, customer development and pricing of our software as a service (SaaS) products.
    • Has the strength and experience in product marketing to define top priority features for MVP to go to market with as well as rationale for those features.
    • Is responsible for keeping consistent messaging and latest product communication with end users and potential customers to solve pains and needs that lead to greater revenue.
    • Defines and measures product success metrics around product features, user engagement, customer acquisition costs, retention costs and user growth/churn.
    • Analyzes better ways to increase acquisition, retention and monetization. Incorporating those features into the product in collaboration with dev team.
    • Organizes and prioritizes product user stories that aligns with business value.
    • Reports directly to the CEO.

    Requirements

    • A pioneering, market savvy manager who has marketed, iterated, launched and grown products from concept to scale while being able to show quarterly progress on product goals.
    • Have been part of a team where a product has scaled generating considerable recurring revenue and you were part of tracking metrics through the growth.
    • Education, Publishing, Workforce Training, Higher Ed or EdTech experience helpful but not a must.
    • Experience in managing marketing or sales funnels for B2B software products or B2C consumer products to inform best customers to target for different product release phases.
    • Experience in sketching UX for MVP’s to communicate with designer or design team for effective decision making and execution
    • Experience with agile development process.
    • Early stage company experience a plus.

    FineTune is excited to make this opportunity available for the right candidate at a very pivotal time in our growth.  Although we maintain a base in Boston, we are mostly a distributed team and willing to consider candidates from anywhere within the US.   Competitive salary and benefits. We have a deeply committed culture that has thrived as we have grown to 50+ people from various states and countries and we value diversity of background and opinion.

    For more information or to submit a resume and cover letter, contact Steve Shapiro, CEO at [email protected]

  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.Preferred timezone: UTC -11 to UTC +1

    FineTune is seeking a full stack developer with strong hands on experience on reactjs, axios, react-apollo, graphql, python, flask/django, pytest, docker, database performance and microservices. S/he must have experience working with at least 3 production released software projects/products that they have deployed on AWS or Google Cloud and working for at least 10 years releasing production quality software. S/he should be hands on tech and comfortable solving complex system problems while making sure software team understands clearly what they are building, while refactoring/architecting new and existing services to scale to support 5 million users. 

    You should have hands on experience in optimizing front end code performance, analyzing API caching errors, comfortable digging into docker containers and be diving into large code bases to refactor components and migrate database models.

    S/he should also be comfortable interacting with customer and provide guidance on the technical feasibility and scope of engineering/rearchitecting needed to solve problems and deliver features. Full stack developer will also work with QA team to find best ways to increase the performance of the development team and enhance software quality and development speed.

    S/he will interface with engineering leadership to continuously drive innovation and new product development while promoting and advancing the scalability and modularization of current platform we are working on with Collegeboard and other partners. S/he will be essential member of the engineering team to drive company vision and mission while scaling the software for larger audience.

    Experiences necessary to be successful:

    • Proven experience in understanding complex user needs with multiple stakeholders and providing practical solutions that can work in production
    • Always automating solutions, but making it clearly understandable to other developers and users
    • Highly collaborative and be able to communicate both interpersonally and in your code (we <3 COMMENTS! and ability to think about future developers)
    • Not afraid to dive into other’s code, refactor and rewrite if it’s best for maintenance and end user
    • Eye for great software engineering practices (i.e. experience in dealing with bad code and improving or refactoring with good design)
    • Experience in debugging performance issues with javascript and reactjs or other SPA architecture
    • Experience in developing testable components
    • Experience in relational schema and data migrations with ability to optimize indexes and data for database performance
    • Experience with rigor in branching, rebasing, cherry picking and collaborating in github
    • Experience in agile sprints a plus
    • Desire to continuously, learn, improve and apply new technologies that will increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.Preferred timezone: UTC -7 to UTC -3

    FineTune is seeking a full stack developer with strong hands on experience on reactjs, axios, react-apollo, graphql, python, flask/django, pytest, docker, database performance and microservices. S/he must have experience working with at least 3 production released software projects/products that they have deployed on AWS or Google Cloud and working for at least 10 years releasing production quality software. S/he should be hands on tech and comfortable solving complex system problems while making sure software team understands clearly what they are building, while refactoring/architecting new and existing services to scale to support 5 million users. 

    You should have hands on experience in optimizing front end code performance, analyzing API caching errors, comfortable digging into docker containers and be diving into large code bases to refactor components and migrate database models.

    S/he should also be comfortable interacting with customer and provide guidance on the technical feasibility and scope of engineering/rearchitecting needed to solve problems and deliver features. Full stack developer will also work with QA team to find best ways to increase the performance of the development team and enhance software quality and development speed.

    S/he will interface with engineering leadership to continuously drive innovation and new product development while promoting and advancing the scalability and modularization of current platform we are working on with Collegeboard and other partners. S/he will be essential member of the engineering team to drive company vision and mission while scaling the software for larger audience.

    Experiences necessary to be successful:

    • Proven experience in understanding complex user needs with multiple stakeholders and providing practical solutions that can work in production

    • Always automating solutions, but making it clearly understandable to other developers and users

    • Highly collaborative and be able to communicate both interpersonally and in your code (we <3 COMMENTS! and ability to think about future developers)

    • Not afraid to dive into other’s code, refactor and rewrite if it’s best for maintenance and end user

    • Eye for great software engineering practices (i.e. experience in dealing with bad code and improving or refactoring with good design)

    • Experience in debugging performance issues with javascript and reactjs or other SPA architecture

    • Experience in developing testable components

    • Experience in relational schema and data migrations with ability to optimize indexes and data for database performance

    • Experience with rigor in branching, rebasing, cherry picking and collaborating in github

    • Experience in agile sprints a plus

    • Desire to continuously, learn, improve and apply new technologies that will increase operational efficiency and effectiveness

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  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.$75,000.00 - $105,000.00.Preferred timezone: UTC -7 to UTC -3

    FineTune is seeking a Tech Project Manager who has launched multiple b2b or b2c software products and is comfortable being a scrum master for 30+ engineers divided into 4 squads.  The candidate should also have significant agile software development experience in customer facing roles and been a software engineer for at least 5 years delivering multiple production quality software and who has also worked with software teams to remove inefficiencies, confusion and implemented efficient agile processes. The candidate should be very comfortable creating project plans, estimating delivery plans, uncovering uncertainties, dissecting future epics to stories and to working with product owners to continuously groom and refine the stories while working with developers to break them down into sub tasks.

    We would prefer someone who has deployed applications to AWS (or any public cloud) with experience in infrastructure scaling, monitoring, python, sql optimization, docker, database performance, operations and microservices. S/he must have experience working with at least 3 production released software projects/products. S/he would be helping our product owner write stories that are geared technically friendly to developers, communicate requirements to all devs, make sure acceptance criteria are met before staging for acceptance review and also be able to break down complex stories into smaller technical sub tasks, comfortable identifying data inconsistencies while being able to run existing automated tests or do manual QA to make sure software team builds new and existing services according to customer expectations.

    S/he should also be comfortable interacting with customer, managing releases, labels, workflows in JIRA, pulling reports and analytics from JIRA to and provide guidance on team performance and velocity.  S/he should also be comfortable assessing technical feasibility and scope of engineering/rearchitecting needed to solve problems and deliver features.

    Tech Project Manager will work with 30+ people engineering and QA team to find best ways to increase to enhance software quality and development speed.  S/he will need to quickly get a sense for each developer's capabilities and expertise and be able to help allocate stories/tasks while facilitating knowledge sharing so that people are all on the same page in architecture, feature priorities, dependencies and integration plans.

    S/he will interface with VP of Engineering to continuously drive team performance, maintaining updated requirements, high quality JIRA stories, while also helping with architecture, scalability, automation, innovation and new product development while promoting and advancing modularization of current platform we are working on with Collegeboard.

  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.Preferred timezone: UTC -5

    Prefer someone close (-2 to +2 hrs) in East Standard Time zone

    FineTune is seeking a strong senior python + devops engineer who will be the expert in residence around

    • AWS (Google Cloud or any public cloud) infrastructure scaling, monitoring
    • python
    • sql, nosql and various database optimization
    • docker operations and microservices using Kubernetes
    • S3, SQS, message queues
    • Auto scaling

    S/he must have hands on experience working with at least 3 production released software projects/products.  We expect him/her to be highly proficient python developer also to also contribute to development of scalable services.  S/he must also have hands on experience with docker in production via Kubernetes like orchestration, comfortable with terraform or cloudformation and other cloud automation frameworks. 

    S/he should be comfortable solving complex system problems while making sure to help increase velocity for software team when building new and updating existing services to scale to support 100k+ users

    S/he should also be comfortable interacting with stakeholder and provide guidance on the technical feasibility and scope of engineering/rearchitecting needed to solve problems and deliver features.
    Devops engineer will work with engineering to find best ways to increase reliable continuous integration, continuous deployment to enhance software quality and development speed.

    S/he will interface with CTO to continuously drive scalability, automation, innovation and new product development while promoting and advancing the scalability and modularization of current platform we are working on with Collegeboard.

  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.$50,000.00 - $70,000.00.Preferred timezone: UTC -11 to UTC +1

    FineTune is seeking a senior QA for our AP and Pre-AP software product.   We are a fully distributed and international team though 1/3 of us are in Boston Metro area.  S/he will have the opportunity to work on mission critical software that will impact 3-5 million students in 2019.  If you are well versed in various 

    • selenium based testing
    • Java/Python
    • load testing (Python Locust)
    • smoke testing
    • test driven development
    • and have worked in QA'ing at least 3 production released software

    you are welcome to apply. S/he will be working with our development team, product owners, designers and increase the quality of the software so that we may serve 3 million+ users in 2019.

    Requirements:

    • Proven experience in understanding complex user needs with multiple stakeholders
    • 5+ years of QA experience
    • 3+ years experience with API testing, UI testing, end to end testing.
    • 3+ years experience QA’ing high-availability enterprise software a plus
    • 5+ years experience with Databases (SQL or noSQL)
    • Experience with Selenium
    • Experience with Locust for load testing
    • Experience with apache bench
    • Java based automation
    • Python based automation
    • Strong Agile Experience
    • Experience with continuous integration and test driven development
    • Ability to dive deep into technical issues.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Experience in debugging performance issues in docker, kubernetes and AWS ECS containers
    • Experience in debugging performance issues with javascript and reactjs or other SPA architecture a plus
    • Experience with collaborating in github a plus
    • Desire to continuously, learn, improve and apply new technologies that will increase operational efficiency and effectiveness
    • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent a plus

    As we prepare for rapid business growth from here, FineTune Learning is seeking to hire a Senior QA Automation Engineer who have worked in at least 3 production released software/web/mobile products.  We are looking for people who have strong motivation to grow startup companies, who is agile and continuously improving themselves while having an opinion for great software components and services with great attention to detail in delivering reliable software that is well tested according to user expectations.

  • FineTune Learning
    PROBABLY NO LONGER AVAILABLE.Preferred timezone: UTC -5

    Only accepting applicants from EU and Americas

    FineTune is seeking a senior reactjs/redux front end software engineer for our Pre-AP software product.   S/he will have the opportunity to work on mission critical software that will impact 3-5 million students in 2019.  If you are well versed in various javascript frameworks Angularjs, Emberjs, but particularly Reactjs/Redux and have created at least 3 production released software, and have supported and monitored them through various cycles in production, you are welcome to apply. S/he will be working with our existing platform and front end code base to refactor and use feature flags while designing the front end code to be highly modular and optimized for best user experience. We will be hitting several milestones to serve 3 million+ users in 2019.

    Requirements:

    • comfortable with npm packaging/publishing,
    • webpack customization and configuration
    • experienced in developing for multiple web browsers and mobile for various platforms
    • experienced developing for responsive UI 
    • good handle of computer science
    • good handle of event driven software design pattern
    • be well versed in object oriented programming
    • be well versed in debugging REST API and graphql APIs
    • be well versed in debugging using breakpoints, source maps and Chrome developer tools
    • be well versed in test driven development
    • experience in docker based development environment a plus

    S/he should also be comfortable interacting with customer and provide guidance on the technical feasibility and scope of engineering/rearchitecting needed to solve problems and deliver features.  

    Front end software engineer will work very closely with the designer, business stakeholders, QA and other engineers to deliver features.  You must be well versed in test driven development (we use jest/enzyme/nightwatchjs) and find best ways to increase the speed of delivery while enhancing the quality of our software.

    S/he will interface also interface with CTO to continuously drive innovation and new product development while promoting and advancing the scalability and modularization of current platform we are working on with Collegeboard.