Founded in 2010 and based in Boulder, CO, Sphero’s ongoing mission is to inspire tomorrow’s creators. We’re available in 80+ countries around the globe and have sold more than one million robots to date… and counting. Touted as “the best day of school” for kids, we aim to be all that and more as we continue to explore new technologies in the realm of creative play. We firmly believe that play is a powerful teacher, and as long as we're sparking imaginations around the world, we’ll keep fueling that fire.
At Sphero, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and take fun seriously.
What you will do:
As a Full Stack Developer on our Platform team, you will help build the technical infrastructure and tooling that supports millions of robots, educators, and enthusiastic learners throughout the world. You will join our existing team of polyglots as a person who feels comfortable and is proficient at any level of the application stack. You are able to work on the user interface using best of breed front-end frameworks and also able to work on back-end code. In addition, you will work on a small, talented team to create software that shapes the experiences of the creators of tomorrow, and will have immediate and direct impact on the company’s core efforts. You will work alongside app developers, firmware engineers, mechanical engineers, artists, marketers, and many more awesome people every day.
Who you are:
You are a maker, creator, tinkerer, innovator or the like, and want to influence the world of connected play and learning. You have a passion for learning and growing your technical skills (e.g. languages, platforms, patterns).
What our Platform team does:
Experience and attributes we’d like you to have:
Additional skills we are looking for include:
We offer a generous compensation package, a highly competitive benefits plan (100% paid health, dental, and vision insurance), as well as company stock options. Other perks include a wellness and cell phone reimbursement, a fully stocked kitchen, along with catered lunches on Fridays. This is your opportunity to become part of the robot revolution with a fast-paced, innovative team that is changing the world of play and learning!
Sphero is an equal opportunity employer!