HQ: Houston, TX
 E-Learning

Meet OpenStax

OpenStax is a non-profit textbook publisher, learning software producer and platform for learning research based at Rice University. Our mission is to provide every student with free or low-cost access to high-quality learning materials and tools that help them succeed in their education and career. We have created software to help college students in three of those subjects read with more engagement and practice more effectively, incorporating our research team’s expertise in cognitive science and machine learning. OpenStax has published more than forty high-quality, peer-reviewed textbooks, available for free and used by millions of students annually.

Tech Challenges at Openstax

    • Fast paced environment

 

    • Requires ability to troubleshoot & solve technical problems

 

  • Must lead the development of apps and services to support the research mission

Culture at OpenStax

You will join a team who is driving change at a pivotal phase of our evolution, as we deliver high quality educational content, ranging from textbooks to simulations and videos to exercises to full courses, and give educators and learners the support they need in core college and high school disciplines.

 

    • Clear, Open and Honest

 

    • Obsessed with Listening

 

    • Research-Driven

 

    • Entrepreneurial

 

  • Mission-Driven

 

Take a look at our leadership team!

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

You will join a team who is driving change at a pivotal phase of our evolution, as we deliver high quality educational content, ranging from textbooks to simulations and videos to exercises to full courses, and give educators and learners the support they need in core college and high school disciplines. We celebrate diversity of all kinds and we are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment.

 

We seek to hire, develop, and retain talented people from all backgrounds. We are part of a private university, but our team comes from a variety of backgrounds and includes people who attended universities and community colleges, as well as people who did not graduate from college.

 

For more info: https://openstax.org/blog/diversity-and-inclusion-at-openstax

Meet Our Team

We're Hiring!

  • Software Engineer III

    Remote

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