ThoughtSTEM, LLC is a growing team of young professionals passionate about spreading computer science education across San Diego and beyond! Learn about some of our employment and internship opportunities below.
ThoughtSTEM was founded by UC San Diego PhD Students in October of 2012. What started as a tutoring business with 5 students has swiftly grown into a company that offers online coding education nation-wide and in-person coding education San Diego-wide, bringing together students between the ages of 5-18 to explore, learn, and have fun with computer coding!
High School Summer Interns
This summer, ThoughtSTEM is leading a unique and highly competitive internship opportunity for local high school students (age 17+ as of June 2017) who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. High school interns will not only mentor local youth in computer science, interns will also take special undergraduate-level seminars in higher-level computer science skills. These courses will prepare interns for a college computer science education. Internship positions are limited. Learn more about this internship opportunity here. Start your application for this internship here. Email us at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Undergraduate Summer Interns
Our internship program for undergraduate students is intended for students pursuing careers in education or technology fields. Undergraduates enrolled in our internship program this summer will not only teach local students coding in our summer camps, but they will have special opportunities to take advanced undergraduate level computer science coursework. Interns will also receive an authentic software development internship experience working on real EdTech products and educational video games that ThoughtSTEM develops. Internship positions are limited. Learn more about this internship opportunity here. Start your application for this internship here. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Part-time Online Curriculum Development
ThoughtSTEM is currently seeking a local San Diego undergraduate pursuing a computer science degree interested in doing part-time curriculum development work for students ages 7-14. If you feel you are qualified for this position, please submit your resume to email@example.com.
Interested in learning how to code while volunteering your time to benefit children in your community? Learn more about our new Coding School opportunity for adults.
Art / Design Intern
We're looking for a creative individual who either knows how to use Photoshop/Illustrator or is willing to learn. Experience as a visual artist is a big plus (coursework, a portfolio, etc.). This is a paid position starting at $15/hour. We're looking for someone who can commit 2 to 4 hours per week. Please submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Class Leader / Teacher
Someone with experience working with students either in a classroom or non-classroom environment, good at class management, and an aptitude for learning how to present material on computer coding (strong coding background not a requirement; we can provide professional development in this area). Teaching experience a plus. Flexible schedule a plus. If you feel you are qualified for this position, please submit your resume to email@example.com.
We are looking for undergraduates pursuing computer science, or high school students with significant experience with coding. Must have some experience working with students age 7 and up. College background and flexible schedule preferred. If you feel you are qualified for this position, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For curriculum development positions, applicants must have some teaching experience (though it does not need to be formal), curriculum development experience, experience creating lessons based on standards (Common Core standards preferred, but not required). Additional preferred skills include: experience playing Minecraft, some Computer Science/Programming experience (even 1 course), experience with Google Apps (Google Docs, Spreadsheets, Drive, Hangouts, Gmail), and a Master’s Degree or Credential in Education (or something similar). If you feel you are qualified for this position, please submit your resume to email@example.com.
Are you passionate about ThoughtSTEM's mission to share computer science with local K-12 students? Are you an outgoing, highly motivated individual with sales experience? Are you looking for growth opportunities with potential for large commissions? We're currently looking for a sales representative to join our tight-nit team and help us grow our programs (San Diego and beyond)! If you feel you are qualified for this position, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.