At Thinkful, relationships drive learning. We believe that with a will to learn anyone can become a great programmer. With a team of 340+ mentors from around the world, we deliver world-class, 1-on-1 technical education that’s flexible, affordable, and fun. Learning new skills often involves struggle, but that struggle doesn't have to happen alone. If you are passionate about personal development and the future of education we’d love to hear from you.
As Head of Communications, you will ensure that Thinkful is recognized as a leader in mentorship, ROI-based education, risk-sharing, and the future of work. You’ll work directly with our CEO to shape our corporate messaging, tell the stories of our thousands of students and hundreds of mentors, and collaborate with our marketing, creative and recruiting team to refine the brand.
The ideal candidate will be well versed in the education sector, the startup ecosystem, and will be able to apply their business, strategy, message development and communication skills every day.
If you are interested in this position, please email your resume and a short cover letter to email@example.com
Every student who joins Thinkful’s Flexible Web Dev Bootcamp should graduate and find a job as a web developer. To achieve this, the Bootcamp Program Manager determines the student’s success in completing the program and becoming a competitive candidate. Successful students graduate with an exceptional portfolio, strong project management skills, and the confidence to network and interview.
Each student makes a serious commitment and life choice by joining this program. As Program Manager, you’ll act as an advisor, counselor, cheerleader, occasional instructor and a lot more. You’ll engage students daily over chat, email, and video calls to set expectations, evaluate their work throughout the program, and resolve any issues they may encounter on their way to graduation. Design knowledge, programming skills, and product sensibilities are invaluable to helping students scope each project into a manageable product build.
The job has a lot of variability day-to-day with an emphasis on both hard and soft skills. You must be able to stay organized across a range of responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to conceive and pilot new features for the student experience, contribute to curriculum improvements, and train technical mentors to succeed with their students. You’ll also need a lot of energy and positivity to work with a wide variety of student personalities as well as the awesome team here at Thinkful.
If you are interested in this position please email your resume and a short cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org