Culture & Jobs at Grand Circus

Grand Circus is a remote coding bootcamp that was born and raised in Detroit. We train full stack developers and then connect our students to hiring employers. We believe anyone can have a career in tech.

Working at Grand Circus

Hiring in: Remote

At Grand Circus (GC), we educate people in coding and other skills that lead to high-growth careers, and we do it through intensive bootcamp-style training. We’re a dynamic, mission-driven team that loves the impact we’re having on student’s lives and the communities we live in.

Why work at Grand Circus

Professional Growth

  • Ownership
  • Education Resources
  • Empowered to Pursue Passions

Diversity, Inclusion, & Belonging

  • Practices Inclusion
  • Partners with DEI Groups
  • Committed to Diversity Goals

Culture & Climate

  • Results Oriented
  • Autonomy
  • Rapidly Growing Team
  • Continuous Feedback
  • Passionate
  • Local Community Involvement


  • Work/Life Balance
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Remote Friendly
  • Engages with Community


  • Eats Lunch Together
  • Team Support
  • Like Family
  • Accessible Management
  • Heavily Team Oriented


  • Parental Leave
  • Mental Wellness
  • Equity
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k
  • Health Insurance

Grand Circus office in Detroit

Grand Circus In The News

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Work-life balance. It’s been a buzz word for the last two years as the COVID-19 pandemic blurred the lines between work and home. As we enter a new era of benefits, the pandemic has made one thing clear: a healthy work-life balance is very important. 

Best Places to Work 2022: Small Startups

Americans are leaving their jobs in record numbers to search for something better. So when it comes to the best places to work in 2022, what does that look like?

Top Detroit Startups and Tech Companies to Watch in 2022

Michigan is now the state with the highest growth in VC investment. Now many Detroit startups are on the fast track to growth. Whether it’s new funding, expansions or IPOs, it’s been an eventful year in Detroit startups. Next year is looking even better.

Non-technical jobs at top hiring tech companies in the Midwest

You don't have to be technical to work at a tech company. While top startups seem to always have open jobs for engineers, there are tons of great roles open to non-technical candidates, too. 

2022 Detroit Companies with the Best Benefits

Workers are looking for more than the best startup jobs these days: they’re looking for a purpose and new types of employee benefits. 

The State of The Midwest Startup Community 2020

What makes the Midwest the next opportunity area when it comes to startups and tech? Four startup leaders from across the region would all agree that it has a lot to do with the Midwest’s natural strengths. 

Coronavirus sparks hiring spree for these startup and tech companies

We recently hosted our first ever virtual career fair. At a time like this when setbacks and panic from COVID-19 are already causing layoffs, the virtual career fair was a great reminder that there are still companies hiring in Detroit and Ann Arbor. 

Detroit Black Tech Supports Underrepresented Developers

I love seeing #BlackTechFacts pop up on social media during Black History Month. But let’s face it, we all know it’s not enough.

Everything you need to know about Detroit Startup Week

Grab your business cards and press those slacks, Techstars Startup Week Detroit is back and we're here to fill you in on the week's hidden (and not so hidden) gems. 

November 2017: Detroit Startup Events & Recent News

Staying on top of Detroit startup events is kind of our thing.

How One Software Engineer Found Her Dream Job

What are the best jobs for software engineers? And how do you really know what it’s like to work at a company before you actually work there?