Coursera, Inc.

We’re changing the way the world learns. Build cutting-edge technology, collaborate with top universities, educators, and businesses, and transform the lives of learners around the world.

  • Founded 2012
  • 201-500 Employees
  • 51-100 Engineers
  • Education

About Coursera, Inc.

Coursera is scaling a global platform to provide universal access to the world’s best education, and we’re driven by the passion and mission to let people learn without limits.


We envision a world where anyone, anywhere can transform their life by accessing the world’s best learning experience. We empower our learners to advance their careers, further their studies, improve their communities, and change the world. We believe education can unlock your potential and help you become your best self.


We are building a scalable, personalized learning experience that supports each learner in achieving their goals, while enabling instructors to gain insights and improve teaching through data. Learn more about our technology at


Our mission and vision unite our team; above all, we share a common passion for our ambitious goals. We’re also a strong, fun-loving community that shares meals, music, volunteering, sports, and more.


We take care of our employees, and offer competitive salary and equity packages, comprehensive health and dental plans, and a flexible vacation policy. At our Mountain View office, we have catered lunch and dinner daily, an onsite gym, and a bike room.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to making our team, culture, courses, and partnerships reflect and respond to the needs of our global community of learners, including those least served by the world’s best education. We believe that we do our best work when we hold and exhibit mutual trust, camaraderie, inclusion, and respect.

Closed Series C funding and doubled our revenue in 2015: Coursera's latest funding shows that (online) classes are still in session - Fortune
Coursera is Apple TV's first online learning partner - Education Dive
Coursera Partners With Google, Instagram, 500 Startups And Others On Students’ Capstone Projects – TechCrunch
Impact Revealed: Learner Outcomes in Open Online Courses - Study by Coursera in HBR

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Tech Stack
  • React
  • GraphQL
  • Flow
  • Scala
  • Cassandra
  • AWS

  • competitive compensation
  • meaningful equity
  • comprehensive medical / dental / vision
  • geek desks and massive monitors
  • open vacation policy
  • delicious lunch / dinner / snacks
  • regular make-a-thons to work on bold projects
  • guest speakers from research and industry
  • free access to Coursera courses to further your personal and career growth

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Retirement/401K Plan Retirement/401K Plan
  • Life & Disability Coverage Life & Disability Coverage
  • Catered lunch Catered lunch