CodePath is a national non-profit that is reprogramming higher education to create the most diverse generation of software engineers, CTOs, and founders. We deliver industry-vetted courses and career support centered on the needs of Black, Latino/a, Indigenous, and low-income students. Our students train with senior engineers, intern at top companies, and rise together to become the tech leaders of tomorrow.
Founded in 2017, CodePath has taught over 20,000 students and delivered courses across over 85 universities. We are supported by some of the largest and most well-respected organizations, including Andreessen Horowitz, Blue Meridian Partners, Cognizant Foundation, Comcast, Google, Meta, Salesforce, Walmart, and Workday, among others.
We are currently targeted to serve 10,000+ students a year nationwide as of 2023, and are planning to scale up to ~100,000 students a year by 2030.
About the Role
Duration: Short-Term Contract (10 - 30 hours)
Reports To: Curriculum
Compensation: $75 - $100 / hr
CodePath is reprogramming higher education to create the most diverse generation of engineers, CTOs, and founders. We deliver industry-vetted courses and career support centered on the needs of Black, Latino/a, Indigenous, and low-income students. Our students train with senior engineers, intern at top companies, and rise together to become the tech leaders of tomorrow.
Our Cybersecurity (CYB) curriculum requires each student to have access to pre-configured Ubuntu instances with various tools already installed. Given a pre-made VM image, we are looking for a suite of scripts to handle automated creation of thousands of student VMs, distribution of VM login credentials (ssh & RDP), and as-needed VM management functions.
Performing cost-analysis research on implementation strategies
Advise whether system is better suited for Google Cloud or Microsoft Azure
Designing, scripting, and testing automation system for VM Creation
Designing, scripting, and testing management functionality for existing VMs
Writing detailed documentation of all scripts/processes for future team members
Cloud Platform Proficiency (Specifically Azure or GCP).
Scripting and Automation Skills (Python, Bash, or PowerShell).
DevOps Experience (CI/CD, Git).
API Integration Knowledge.
Security and Compliance Awareness.
We are committed to professional growth and fulfillment at work. Benefits include:
Medical insurance with dental and vision.
Generous time off with a flexible workplace and work schedule.
A commitment to developing leaders from within the organization.
Frequent opportunities to connect with students, universities, and communities we serve.
Opportunities to engage, collaborate and partner with top technology companies, venture capitalists, and engineering leaders
About the Current Team
We are individuals from a multitude of backgrounds, experiences, and unlikely stories, all connected by a single dream: a world in which regardless of background, socioeconomic status, gender, or race all people have pathways to reach their full potential.
With a staff and board that cares deeply about diversity and equity, we believe that diverse perspectives and backgrounds create a richer work environment and enhance our ability to pursue our mission.
Note: Research suggests that women and BIPOC individuals may self-select out of opportunities if they don’t meet 100% of the job requirements. We encourage individuals who believe they have the skills necessary to thrive at CodePath to apply for this role.