Job Title: Software Engineer (Part Time) 

Job Description

We’re looking for passionate and experienced software engineers (Kindgineers) to help us design a historical transformation in human performance and workplace environments using Kindness and Technology.  You’ll join our strong global team of engineers, behavioral science experts, and business leaders to develop a cloud-based AI agent that uses behavioral nudges to encourage easy, fun, and small Acts of Kindness.  If you are a college graduate, or in the process of obtaining a degree, who is motivated to unleash Kindness across the world using technology, apply to join our team today!  

About KindWorks.AI

Improving well-being through Kindness and technology.

Now more than ever, people are feeling disconnected, stressed, and in search of finding daily purpose in their lives.  KindWorks.AI is a technology company that enables employees to bring the best version of themselves every day and in every moment through consistent practices of Kindness and themselves. 

We have built a friendly cloud-based AI-Agent, Beni, who integrates into the messaging channels that people already use (WhatsApp, Slack, MS Teams, etc) and suggests new daily Kindness challenges and Kindspirations.  Our outstanding Kindgineering team has had great technical breakthroughs in our first months including a scalable cloud-based beta version on WhatsApp and Slack and we’re just getting started! 

We are an early stage start-up, having begun work in January 2021 and launched early-field trials and pilots at a pre-funding stage. Your time working with KindWorks.AI will be shared with our skilled and enthusiastic KindGineers (most of whom are Oxford PhDs), striving to make a significant impact in the world by improving well-being through Kindness and technology.

You are a good fit if you:
  • Are passionate about spreading Kindness and living Kindness towards yourself and others every day
  • Are motivated by working with a highly agile and engaged engineering team in a fast-paced, global startup environment.
  • Have the ownership to drive groundbreaking features that will motivate Kindness and improve mental well-being
  • Proactively perform tasks independently and utilize technical resources to process ideas
  • Produce reliable, well-tested software that remains flexible to customer insights
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ability to write in Javascript
  • Experience using Git version control
  • Live the KindWorks.AI values of Be Kind, Cultivate Collaboration, Act with Transparency & Trust, and Bias for Action
Bonus Qualifications or Opportunities to learn:
  • Experience in writing public-facing code
  • (Basic) knowledge of cloud computing
  • Developing virtual assistants in a cloud-based architecture
  • Data analytics in Python
  • Web development in NodeJS
  • Ability to collaborate in a dynamic and fast-paced startup environment
Additional Information:
  • Location agnostic.  We are a remote work-from-home environment with teams primarily in Oxford, Vancouver, Chicago, and Columbia. 
  • Flexible hours. 
  • Participation in the Oxford Foundry Elevate program, a highly competitive and prestigious accelerator that selected KindWorks.AI among hundreds as a high-potential, high-impact emerging company.
  • As a startup, we might not have a lot of funding resources yet, but we have amazing leadership talent to learn from and grow with. 
  • Ability for high-performing individuals to earn equity.