Kira Talent

Making the higher education admissions process fair for all

Founded 2012
16-50 employees
  • Education
  • Headquarters address
    99 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto ON M5R 1C1
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    Kira Talent is the world’s only holistic admissions solution designed for higher education.

    Founded in 2012, Kira transforms the admissions process by combining on-demand, timed video and timed written assessments and live interviews with existing admissions requirements. Kira partners with more than 300 programs worldwide to build applicant-first assessments that identify and select their best-fit students.

    Here’s what you need to know

    At Kira, we are solving complex problems in higher education by building elegant products that are easy to use.

    We’re a lean, highly-collaborative team who take on big challenges and work quickly and cross-functionally to achieve success for schools and applicants. If you’re an entrepreneurial, startup type, you’re gonna love it here.

    At Kira, we strive to remain an open, honest, and fun place to work that is shaped by the people within it. We are committed to building and supporting talent that reflects our diverse culture.

    Tech stack

    Python, Django, JavaScript, jQuery, RequireJS, FlightJS, MySQL, Celery, RabbitMQ, Wowza, AWS, Vue.JS, Terraform, TypeScript, Node.JS

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    At Kira we believe in fair and honest compensation for our employees. In addition to competitive base salaries, we have a great stock option program, employee training allowances and a generous vacation package.
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    Health and wellness

    Kira knows that a safe and healthy workplace is key to employee and company success. We offer a generous benefits program, which includes among many things, coverage for vision, dental and mental health.
    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance

    Vacation and time off

    Paid time off
    Paid holidays
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home flexibility
    Volunteer time off

    Personal development

    Conferences reimbursement

    Values and quality of life

    Accessible via public transportation
    Snacks and beverages
    Company activities
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