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8/1/2015
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Full-stack Software Engineer
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Chegg, Inc. | San Francisco, CA
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Full-stack Software Engineer (Live tutoring App)
Engineering | San Francisco, CA, United States
Organization: InstaEDU was acquired by Chegg in the Summer 2014 and is now Chegg Tutors. We connect students with tutors from top universities -- anytime, anywhere. On Chegg tutors, students can get last-minute help, do regular lessons throughout the semester, or connect when a quick question arises during an assignment. Our individually screened tutors cover more than 2,500 subjects, ranging from basic subjects to AP material to advanced college courses.
Role: We're looking for an experienced full-stack software engineer who loves working on a wide variety of challenges. As we build out our peer-to-peer education platform and improve on our collaboration technologies, we're seeing that InstaEDU can effectively replace traditional tutoring services. Our engineering team tackles challenges including real-time chat, lesson scheduling, notifications, and creating a lesson space that rivals in-person learning. Be prepared to go outside your comfort zone everyday and learn as you work.
Responsibilities :
Develop key features and take an algorithmic approach to improve product effectiveness
Take ownership of significant features
Work closely with both product and design teams to create the best product possible
Communicate and collaborate with all teams at Chegg
Requirements :
Strong Python programming skills
2+ years relevant experience
Proficient with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
Flexible and willing to adapt as new engineering challenges arise
Passion for Chegg's product and mission
BA/BS degree with a strong academic record (or equivalent work experience)

About Chegg:
As the leading student-first connected learning platform, Chegg's Student Hub makes higher education more affordable and more accessible, all while improving student outcomes. Chegg is a publicly-held company based in Santa Clara, California and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG and has 900+ employees with offices in Santa Clara, San Francisco, Portland, New York, Provo, Atlanta, Israel, and Ukraine and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG. Chegg Student Hub Services Include: Chegg Study, Chegg Tutoring, Careers Search, Internship Admissions, and College Admissions. For more information, visit www.chegg.com
Life at Chegg: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYHnkwiD7Oo
Chegg Benefits: http://www.chegg.com/jobs/benefits
Chegg Culture: http://www.chegg.com/jobs/culture
Chegg for Good: http://blog.chegg.com/category/chegg-for-good/
Chegg Student Hub: What is it? https://vimeo.com/120377654
Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2015: http://bit.ly/GDBPTW
Chegg Saved Students and Their Families Money: http://yhoo.it/1sw5p34
Chegg People Blog: http://people.chegg.com/
Chegg Tech Blog: http://techblog.chegg.com/
Chegg is an equal opportunity employer

About Chegg, Inc.

Since 2007, we've been transforming the way millions of students learn by connecting them to the people and tools needed to succeed in college. Students on more than 7,000 campuses nationwide use Chegg for homework help, courses, textbook and eTextbook options, student deals, scholarships and more!

Chegg has been featured on the Dylan Ratigan Show, named by Fast Company as one of theTop Ten Innovative Companies in Education, listed as one of America's Hottest Brand's by Advertising Age, and selected as one of The 10 Silicon Valley Companies You Wish You Worked For by Wired Magazine. We are looking for bright, energetic, passionate and curious people to join us in helping students save time, save money, and get smarter.