Kide Science

We are looking for a Customer Success Lead & Pedagogical Developer, please scroll down for more information... 👇🏽 Kide Science is a world-class, research-based pedagogical model from Finland for early science education for 3-to-8 year-olds all over the world. The play-based STEAM learning model with storytelling functions as an engaging “plug n’ play” tool for teachers and parents. The licensing model and online platform for educators is complemented with training, lesson plans, peer support and engagement for families. Proven pedagogical methods are based on rigorous academic research conducted at the University of Helsinki, Finland by the founder of Kide Science Jenni Vartiainen, who is a leading researcher in the field of play-based science education. Kide Science supports children’s scientific thinking, which predicts better learning outcomes in school - with play everything is possible! After we founded Kide Science in December 2017, we have won many awards, have customers from 25 countries and are backed by international investors. Do you want to join our start-up's success story and help future grown-ups and decision-makers? Join us on a thrilling science adventure that has long-lasting effects.
Location Helsingfors
Website kidescience.com
Founded 2017
Employees 11-50
Industries Education, Media & Entertainment, Service
Stage Growth and expansion
Business model B2B
Funding state Seed

Working at
Kide Science

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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“We have been very impressed with the array of science lessons and how they can be used with the many different interests and studies of our school.”

Sara Reichstadt, Kinderberry Hill Child Development Centers, US

Key numbers

€2.7m

Money raised

14

Employees

25

Markets represented

30/70

Male / female ratio

Team

Founder & Researcher

Jenni Vartiainen

CEO, Co-founder

Sari Hurme-Mehtälä

COO, Co-founder

Aino Kuronen

SK
CTO

Sampsa Kuronen

GR
Chief Growth Officer

Grafton Robinson

TK
Full-stack Developer

Tuure Kaunisto

SA
Chief Experience Officer

Satu Apukka

ET
Head of Pedagogical Design

Emilia Tuovila

JK
Visual Designer, AD

Jutta Kivilompolo

HG
Director of Customer Success in China

Helen Gao

UP
Pedagogical Developer, Science

Unni Pulliainen

HL
Pedagogical Developer, Early Childhood

Hannis Lindberg

LP
Pedagogical Developer, Research

Linnea Peurakoski

TG
Software Development

Tanguy Gérôme

TA
Head of teacher training and business in APAC

Tanje Amate

KT
Board Director

Kai Talas

Investors

PUBLICFUNDING

Business Finland Company Funding

ACCELERATORS

xEdu

VENTURES

Sparkmind.vc

EE
VENTURES

Emerge Education

R
VENTURES

Reaktor

ZV
VENTURES

Zanichelli Venture

Open positions (2)

Pedagogical Developer
Kide Science Helsinki Full-time
Customer Success Lead
Kide Science Helsinki Full-time