EdTech Specialist K-12

Munich / Full-time

You have a passion for combining new technologies with education? And you’ve already used CoSpaces Edu with your students?

Delightex is a Munich-based startup founded by Eugene Belyaev, Co-Founder of JetBrains. We want to help change the world of education by making it possible for students and teachers to create their own immersive learning experiences. CoSpaces Edu allows anyone to easily create virtual reality worlds and make them come to life through programming and animations. By combining creation with coding, we believe we have something really special, that has proven to be very popular within education. From storytelling, to presentations, to games – with CoSpaces Edu kids and students become creators. It fosters 21st century learning skills and offers a fun, new and engaging approach to learning.

We, at Delightex, value creative minds, diversity and people who bring in new ideas and mindsets. We see changes as new challenges and they are a part of our everyday work life. We work hard, but also make sure to keep a fun and awesome atmosphere!

Your position at a glance

As EdTech Specialist K-12 you’ll be the team’s connection between the product and its uses in education. In summary, it’s your job to make sure that teachers understand and know how to use CoSpaces Edu in education. You’ll do this by developing use cases in combination with common educational standards, supporting teachers as they implement these and learning and adapting our overall educational strategy to fit our educator’s needs. The overall goal is to make CoSpaces Edu as easy to use and as valuable for educators and students in the classroom.

Your tasks

    Education

  • Develop ideas and concepts to combine CoSpaces Edu with the educational curriculum (K-12)
  • Align the CoSpaces Edu use cases with educational standards (e.g. Common Core)
  • Grow and manage a library of use cases according to subject, project and age
  • Design lesson plans, courses and exercises
  • Support teachers as they implement the lessons into their classrooms
  • Create support materials according to market needs (e.g. tutorials, templates)
  • Develop exciting and engaging demos to grow interest and show the possibilities of the platform
  • Design engaging and motivating challenges that foster learning

    Research

  • Gain understanding of current CoSpaces Edu use cases and create a framework around them
  • Collaborate with teachers to compose effective learning experiences
  • Research into best practices and teaching approaches
  • Maintain an overview of existing, comparable platforms

    Community

  • Exchange with existing users and adapt course designs according to learnings from the field
  • Support teachers as they implement the lessons into their classrooms
  • Develop exciting and engaging demos to grow interest and show the possibilities of the platform
  • Build and manage a community of teachers to grow resources around CoSpaces
  • Encourage schools and teachers to use CoSpaces in their projects
  • Advocate the brand

Your profile

  • Experience using CoSpaces Edu
  • Degree in education
  • Proven work record as a K-12 teacher (preferably STEM)
  • Experience combining teaching and technology
  • Ability to transfer complex theories into engaging exercises
  • Experience in designing courses according to age and skill-level
  • English native speaker
  • Creative, keen to experiment and able to develop interesting content on your own
  • Independent working style, flexible and able to handle multiple projects

This is a plus

  • Experience with PBL (project-based learning)
  • Previous work as a Tech Integration Specialist
  • Interest in building things (yes, this is a job where it finally pays off that you excessively played “The Sims” as a kid)
  • Knowledge in using social media channels for educational purposes
  • Experience working in companies with an educational focus
  • You speak German and, maybe, even more languages

Excited?

Send us your CV with cover letter, an example of how you’ve used CoSpaces Edu, and everything else we should know about you.

Apply now jobs@delightex.com Please note, due to the large amount of applications we receive on a daily basis, we are not able to give status updates. If you are invited to an interview, you will generally hear from us within 2-3 weeks of submitting your application. Thank you for your understanding!

Why Delightex rocks

  • Fast learning at a startup with a growing team of talented people and exciting new technologies
  • Diverse, creative and fun team members that are not shy to give honest feedback or make you laugh (often both at the same time)
  • No bureaucracy, flat hierarchies, direct contact to the Founder
  • A highly innovative and creative work environment inspired by open source, lean startup and agile development mindsets
  • Established, multi-device technology stack which new products derive from
  • Close partnership with JetBrains
  • Attractive pay

Location

Delightex GmbH
Elsenheimerstrasse 45
80687 München
Germany, BY