IXL

Software Developer - Team Lead

Found in: Talent CA

Description:

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 12 million students worldwide, is seeking Software Developers who have a passion for technology and education. You will be helping us build the tools needed to provide highly-demanded new integrations for IXL's largest school districts.

At IXL Learning, we are dedicated to creating first-of-their-kind products that leverage cutting-edge technologies to solve seemingly intractable problems in education. Millions of users count on us to make learning as effective as can be, so we're looking for exceptional people who are committed to solving the real-world challenges faced by students and teachers around the world.

As a Software Developer Lead on our Integrations team, you will lead the engineering efforts to design and develop the tools and systems needed to simplify the setup of IXL for schools and districts. These integrations will help IXL work seamlessly with the technology ecosystems of all of our customers. This is an amazing opportunity for you to join a mission-driven high-growth company and help us build a new engineering team from scratch in Toronto. At IXL, we find it immensely satisfying to develop products that impact the lives of millions, and we are eager to have you join our team.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Lead engineering efforts, which includes planning projects, developing estimates, assigning work, and tracking status
  • Drive the development process for your team, including designing, coding, documenting, testing, debugging, and tuning
  • Collaborate and communicate clearly across multiple development teams
  • Work cross-functionally with project managers, designers, and QA to maintain and surpass product usability and quality standards
  • Provide excellent project management direction and motivation to the team
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
  • WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Excellent programming skills in Java or other object-oriented language
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Strong analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Passion for improving education through technology
  • ABOUT IXL LEARNING

    IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: creating innovative learning experiences that help all learners reach their full potential. IXL's comprehensive curriculum and insightful analytics help more than 500,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction, and empower over 12 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

    At IXL, we're passionate about our mission of creating the best educational technology that improves learning for all students. We bring that same passion to creating a workplace that values diversity on the basis that all of us bring a unique perspective and experience that advances IXL's mission.

    We value diversity in age, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, physical and mental ability, political and religious beliefs, and life experience, and we are proud to promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work. IXL Learning is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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