Software Engineering Instructor

Job description

Location | Denver, CO preferred; remote candidates will be considered.

Reports to | Chief Technical Officer


Position Overview

We are looking for a Software Engineering Instructor to join our team. The Software Engineering Instructor position will play a substantial role in leading the technical training programs and supporting our justice-involved individuals. They will contribute to Justice Reskill’s learning platform, fulfilling the needs of our students, along with regulatory requirements and quality management. The Technical Instructor will interface directly with our technical team and build the curriculum for our learning platform to ensure students are prepared for a successful restart in thriving careers and lives.

As a Software Engineering Instructor for Justice Reskill you will be enthused about learning and able to motivate and cultivate justice-involved individuals to grow in a safe environment.


You’re an ideal candidate if:

  • you have a proven ability to build the technology of a learning environment to support diverse populations.
  • you envision a better world through supporting a path of economic stability for justice-involved people.


Job requirements

Responsibilities/Requirements

  • Plan and direct learning curriculum, electronic learning, multimedia programs, and other computer-aided instructional technologies, simulators, conferences, and workshops
  • Provide engaging program communications to encourage participation and highlight the value and benefits of training
  • Collaborate with functional team leaders to assess ongoing and future training and development needs as well as the effectiveness of established programs
  • Develop a program delivery schedule that provides training as needed
  • Facilitate evaluations and assessments of projects and individual student progress
  • Create, edit, and improve instructional materials that are aligned with the learning goals of the Justice Reskill curriculum
  • Research, prepare, and deliver lessons in a way that is both engaging and effective
  • Build and execute effective individual student remediation plans to ensure that all of our students become successful justice-involved individuals
  • Identify and respond to cohort-wide remediation needs, crafting supplemental lectures and lesson plans
  • Experience: 5 years + experience in training, meeting facilitation, curriculum development, and leadership development
  • A track record of developing and maintaining strong working relationships with and among a diverse group of stakeholders
  • A demonstrated commitment to producing consistently high-quality work, even in the face of obstacles
  • Experience with the methods and principles for designing programs to teach, train, and instruct both groups and individuals
  • In-depth understanding of traditional and modern training methods (including workshops, simulations, e-learning, and coaching)
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent at relationship-building, results-oriented, and has strong project management skills


Tech Stack 

Our tech stack includes (but is not limited to):
Front End Web Development
- HTML, CSS, Javascript, Express, Node, MongoDB, React
Back End Web Development
- MySQL, PostgresSQL, Python
Mobile Development
- React Native


Salary + Benefits

The annual salary for this position is $65,000 - 75,000. Justice Reskill offers health, dental and vision benefits, a 401k plan and a culture that is collaborative, hardworking, and fun.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Justice Reskill values a diverse, inclusive workplace and strongly encourages justice-involved, women, people of color, LGBT folks, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply. Justice Reskill is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.


How to Apply

If you’d like to part of this amazing journey, we welcome you to apply now. If you have any questions or need any special accommodations, please reach out to careers@justicereskill.com. We will be accepting applications for this role until the end of April with an intent to make a hiring decision in May. The interview process will entail a combination of email, phone, and video correspondence as well as a paid project to assess your work product for final candidates.

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