Careerist is an online learning platform that trains tech job seekers and automates their job applications, leading to faster and higher placement. It features live and self-paced training via adaptive-learning software and partnerships with third-party tutors who teach on Careerist's infrastructure. Techcrunch: "Edtech meets SaaS in Careerist’s job placement learning platform. The startup trains job seekers through live and self-paced training taught by third-party tutors. The adaptive learning software is meant to help candidates prep for tech interviews. Once a candidate is well equipped, Careerist uses automation to help them apply for jobs. The startup doesn’t require tuition until candidates are placed."
Max is Careerist's co-founder and Chief Business Officer. Prior to launching Careerist in 2019 Max worked in Engineering and Biz dev for major Silicon Valley companies like Apple and Intel. In 2019 Max's philanthropic idea won Facebook's Hackathon (Idea of the year). Max’s mission is to help as many people as possible to better their lives by working in tech!
Max Gusakov has participated in several startups in both Russia and the US, including Trucker Path (acquired by RenRen in 2017). In 2019, Max became the technical co-founder of Careerist (JobEasy) and is currently the CTO. Max’s interests include classic coaching and meditation, and he focuses on product thinking, automation, and communication best practices in his role at Careerist.
Founded by serial entrepreneurs, that previously built and later sold Trucker Path, America's most popular mobile app for truck drivers. Ivan has over 10 years of entrepreneurial experience and expertise in fast product-led growth.