GameSalad

GameSalad

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Position
Type
XP
Location
Sales Support
Full-Time
3 years minimum experience in a sales support role
Austin, TX or Cleveland, OH

Our mission is to massively expand Computer Science education in the world and disrupt the way Computer Science is taught! We want our nation’s students to have access to Computer Science regardless of their age, gender, or background. GameSalad’s turnkey solution teaches Computer Science to K-12th grade students by allowing them to quickly and easily create their own high-quality video games.
We sell directly to School Districts and are rapidly growing in multiple states and districts across the country. We are in the middle of a rapidly-growing market where there is high demand for STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Our GameSalad proprietary platform has been used by over 900,000 users in 189 countries, and is in over 200 middle schools, high schools, and universities around the world and growing. 


About the Opportunity:


We need to accelerate closing business. Selected candidate will:

  • Perform light prospecting through phone and email to reach out to potential customers, and set up meetings with sales staff
  • Engage on the phone and email for follow ups to potential customers, who require additional information and/or meetings with sales staff
  • Develop lead lists and market research for potential new customers
  • Gather and provide marketing materials to sales staff
  • Setup meetings for sales / executive staff
  • Location: Austin TX / Cleveland OH

About You:

We want somebody who:

  • Has 3 years minimum experience in a sales support role
  • Has a successful track record of delivering results
  • Is comfortable with talking with potential customers on the phone
  • Is proficient with google products, like google calendar, docs, sheets, and slides.
  • Is a quick study and can easily adapt to different technologies, new product and company process.
  • Can listen to the customer’s needs for new features and fixes and report back to the team.
  • Is ethical, can represent the company well, and is fun to be around.
  • Can hit the ground running. We are a startup with untapped potential.
  • Strong written and verbal skills required.
  • BS/BA Degree preferred

Why Us:

We truly believe where you work matters. We work hard and love what we do and who we work with. If that sounds like you then come disrupt the education space with us!

  • Competitive compensation + benefits + equity
  • We are a growing venture-backed company.
  • We are headquartered in beautiful Austin, TX.
  • Check us out at edu.gamesalad.com to learn more and apply jobs@gamesalad.com
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Curriculum Contractor
Contract
Austin TX or remote

GameSalad makes educational software that allows students to learn Computer Science by quickly and easily creating their own high-quality video games. We are in the middle of a rapidly-growing market where there is high demand for STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). GameSalad is in over 200 middle schools, high schools, and universities around the world and that number is rapidly growing in multiple states and districts across the country.


About the Opportunity:

We need experienced educators to write supplemental curriculum units to add to our existing GameSalad curriculum and build out a more robust, multi-course, multi-grade level offering.


Selected candidate will:

  • Help write curriculum which could include the following: developing projects, taking screenshots, writing/editing, and recording videos
  • Contractor contract term: 8 week contract, 30 hours a week
  • Location: Austin TX or remote


About You:

We want somebody who:

  • Has experience teaching K-12 (CS or STEM courses preferred)
  • Has experience writing curriculum (required)
  • Can learn software quickly, and can learn our technology platform
  • Is organized and will consistently meet deadlines
  • Has strong written and verbal skills (required)
  • Is experienced with GameSalad Creator (preferred)
  • CS degree prefered


About Us:

We are passionate about providing great solutions to our customers. Our turnkey solution is used by over 200 schools across the world. 

  • Our software has been used by over 900,000 users in 189 countries.
  • We are a venture-backed company of less than 10 people.
  • We are headquartered in Austin, TX.
  • Check out edu.gamesalad.com to learn more and apply jobs@gamesalad.com
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VP of Product
Full-Time
12 years work experience/3+ years of Product Management
Austin, TX

Our mission is to massively expand Computer Science education in the world and disrupt the way Computer Science is taught! We want our nation’s students to have access to Computer Science regardless of their age, gender, or background. GameSalad’s turnkey solution teaches Computer Science to K-12th grade students by allowing them to quickly and easily create their own high-quality video games.

We sell directly to School Districts and are rapidly growing in multiple states and districts across the country. We are in the middle of a rapidly-growing market where there is high demand for STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Our GameSalad proprietary platform has been used by over 900,000 users in 189 countries, and is in over 200 middle schools, high schools, and universities around the world and growing. With a global market at $15B and the US at $1.5B we are in an exciting time and providing a turnkey solution that educators actually want and need. So come join us today, and help us build the future of Computer Science for tomorrow!

About the Opportunity:

We are seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial leader to serve as VP of Product to help us develop our next generation of Curriculum and oversee Product Management, in a high energy, growth startup environment.

  • Chart a vision and course for Computer Science development that will impact K-12 students all over the country and the world.
  • Lead a growing team of product and curriculum experts to deliver excellent product.
  • Partner with customers, sales, engineering, and other stakeholders to help define and develop our next generation of GameSalad CS Curriculum for Teachers and Students.
  • Define Product Roadmap and Specifications by analyzing student needs, District and State requirements, external market trends, technology development, and Computer Science pathways.
  • Participate as a member of the Executive Team and report directly to the CEO.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Demonstrated understanding of product lifecycle management, whole product strategies
  • Collaborative Leadership Characteristics, Superior Communication Skills, and Executive Presence
  • Highly self-motivated with an appetite for a startup environment that is evolving rapidly
  • Minimum have 12 years work experience, and 3+ years of Product Management 
  • Has a successful track record of leading a team and delivering results
  • Has developed curriculum being used in schools
  • Must be creative, passionate, and ethical
  • CS Degree Required
  • Location: Austin TX

Why Us:

We truly believe where you work matters. We work hard and love what we do and who we work with. If that sounds like you then come disrupt the education space with us!

  • Competitive compensation + benefits + equity
  • We are a growing venture-backed company.
  • We are headquartered in beautiful Austin, TX.
  • Check us out at edu.gamesalad.com to learn more and apply jobs@gamesalad.com
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About Us

GameSalad is a dynamic, cutting-edge company based in Austin, TX. We make GameSalad Creator, a visual tool that enables game creation for iOS and online platforms.

GameSalad offers great benefits, generous salaries, happy coworkers, and stock options. We’re out to do nothing short of changing the world...

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GameSalad is an equal opportunity employer.