Lead Part Time Teacher Web Development, Mexico

Job description

Passionate about programming?

At Ironhack we are looking for a Lead Instructor for our Web Development Bootcamp who is not only passionate about coding, but also about sharing his/her knowledge with the next generation of developers. 

The Lead Instructor is someone who has a deep understanding of programming and good development practices gathered from his/her educational journey and real-world experience. You need to be a strong communicator and very patient -- you’ll need to be able to explain abstract concepts to first-time developers.


The Lead instructor will be responsible for:

- Overseeing the whole academic experience of an Ironhack bootcamp (from student selection to graduation)

- Teaching at our Mexico City Campus

- Creating engaging content for our Web Development courses that may include lessons, exercises and/or mini-projects (but the curriculum and content is ready)

- Managing Junior Instructors (JD) and Teaching Assistants (TA)

- Lead instructor will not need to produce the curriculum. The curriculum in pre-made. 


Passion for education:

- Although we don’t require previous formal teaching experience, we’re looking for people that enjoy teaching/mentoring others and that are involved in the coding community.

- Experience managing and keeping a team motivated. Can-do attitude and a good sense of humor.

- Great communication skills; can you be an engaging teacher?ç


Compensation based on experience. 



#Job Requirements

  • Technologies & skills with professional experience: 
    • Deep understanding of computer programming principles.
    • Follow Engineering best practices to solve problems.
    • Web Design (Responsive HTML / CSS frameworks / jQuery)
    • Strong JavaScript knowledge
    • Front-end Framework (React, Angular2, Backbone)
    • NoSQL Databases (MongoDB, Redis)
    • Full-stack Javascript (Node, MERN stack, Hapi, Sails)
  • Other technologies that would be useful to have:
    • At least one additional object-oriented scripting languages (ruby preferred)
    • SQL Databases (PostgreSQL, MariaDB, Neo4).
    • Infrastructure (cloud deployment, security, devOps, performance)