Cambly

On-Demand English Tutoring App

HEADQUARTER San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 5 and 10

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING -

TAGS Education, Language Learning, Mobile, YC Winter 2014

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

What do we do?

Instantly Connect with a Private English Tutor 24/7

Technical challenges

1) Work on everything from mobile apps to backend. We have a small product team, so you'll have a lot of autonomy and impact.
2) Scale our marketplace and backend as we grow.
3) Blow our students' minds with new features that revolutionize the way they practice speaking 1-on-1 with an native English speaker.

Why join us?

1) An amazing team of Google engineers, ed-tech entrepreneurs, and educators
2) Revenue is growing 20%/month for 2+ years
3) An international product that's changing the lives of English learners around the world

Our press coverage

Our students come from around the world to learn English on Cambly, so most of our press is not in English ;)
http://techcrunch.com/2014/01/27/cambly/
https://www.techinasia.com/cambly-englishlearning-app-focused-actual-conversation-spreading-wildfire-asia
http://www.forbes.com.mx/la-app-que-podria-ayudar-a-800000-ninos-a-aprender-ingles/
http://exame.abril.com.br/tecnologia/noticias/site-cambly-ajuda-usuarios-a-falar-melhor-em-outros-idiomas
http://tech.sina.com.cn/i/2015-07-30/doc-ifxfpcyp4716414.shtml
http://webrazzi.com/2014/06/20/online-yabanci-dil-ogrenme-platformu-cambly-turkiyede-buyumeye-devam-ediyor/
http://www.techwatch.jp/2014/05/27/24%E6%99%82%E9%96%93%E3%81%A9%E3%81%93%E3%81%A7%E3%82%82%E3%83%A2%E3%83%90%E3%82%A4%E3%83%AB%E3%81%A7%E3%83%8D%E3%82%A4%E3%83%86%E3%82%A3%E3%83%96%E3%82%B9%E3%83%94%E3%83%BC%E3%82%AB%E3%83%BC%E3%81%A8/

Our Founders

Sameer Shariff

Co-founder  

Kevin Law

Co-founder      

Our tech stack

  • iOS
  • Python
  • MongoDB
  • Android
  • Flask
  • React JS

Our investors

  • Y Combinator
  • Google Ventures
  • Fuel Capital
  • SherpaVentures
  • DeNA
  • SV Angel