Avanti is an award winning social enterprise established by IIT and Harvard University alumni in 2010 to provide an affordable, high-quality education to disadvantaged students aspiring to study at India’s top colleges. Avanti aims to create a level playing field for admissions to the country’s top colleges by delivering high quality, affordable college education to millions of students across the country. In the simplest of terms, Avanti Learning Centres seeks to revolutionize affordable education in India.
We create an alternate model that combines technology and knowledge to deliver through the process of collaborative learning. Over the past years, our methodology has helped show that our students outperform even the most expensive after-school programs in the country at less than one-third the cost!
We believe we are solving one of the toughest problems on the planet – that is making good quality high school education accessible to everyone. Technology has to play a major role to make this possible and ensure that quality education reaches students in even the remotest corners of this country while simultaneously improving classroom experience, content delivery and student learning through a data-driven approach.
You will be part of Avanti’s small but impactful technology team driven by a desire to revolutionize education in India through technology. You will solve problems of delivering quality education on scale by creating world-class products. You can expect ownership of new products, and an opportunity to work independently on dynamic features.
A passion for exploring technology and being updated on the latest development trends to create state-of-the-art products
Between 1 and 2 years of experience
Strong object oriented programming and design skills
Basic understanding of data structures and algorithms
At least 6 months of experience with web application development in Ruby on Rails (or
similar frameworks) or mobile application development in Android
Knowledge of the following is a huge plus:
o Databases: MongoDB, Redis
o Front-end: HTML5, CSS, AngularJS, Material Design
o Amazon Web Services
o Agile Methodologies: Test driven development with Continuous Integration
Develop new features in our tech products while maintaining existing ones
Take end-to-end ownership of new products for web and mobile
Independently handle different aspects of a product’s lifecycle
Stay up-to-date with web technologies and initiate improvements in our tech infrastructure
Location - New Delhi
Joining - Immediate
Sleep at work
Work From Home