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Senior Software Engineer
Posted on 7/26/2022
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Web Development
  • BA/BS or advanced degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Thoughtful problem-solving: You can decompose complex problems and work towards a clean and practical solution, by yourself or with teammates. You know what resources to use when you have questions, and you know when to ask for help when you get stuck
  • Shipping quality user interfaces: You can work with others to build and maintain quality user interfaces for a big audience, using Web technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, TypeScript, and React
  • Put users first: You think critically about the implications of what you're building, and how it shapes our Spanish and English learners
  • Empathetic communication: You communicate nuanced ideas clearly, whether you are explaining technical decisions in writing or brainstorming in real time. In disagreements, you engage thoughtfully with other perspectives and compromise when needed
  • Team player: You understand when work is better, together. You enjoy collaborating cross-functionally to accomplish shared goals, and you care about learning, growing, and helping others to do the same
  • Building interactive learning features to help SpanishDict become the primary learning product for Spanish-English learners
  • Improving the performance and reliability of high-profile features
  • Collaborating with your team to shape the technical requirements of new initiatives
  • Full stack web development using technologies like TypeScript, Node.js, React, SQL, AWS, and Docker
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with the backend: You understand all levels of the stack and understand how they work together. Candidates should have experience building APIs and data models and working with SQL. Familiarity with AWS is a
IXL Learning

501-1,000 employees

Online lessons for K-12 subjects
Company Overview
IXL is passionate about improving learning for all. They apply technology in thoughtful and innovative ways to unlock students' innate curiosity, creativity, and desire for knowledge.
  • 100% paid medical, dental, and vision
  • Matching 401K retirement plan
  • Flexible paid time off and sick days
Company Core Values
  • Passionate - We strive to create a work environment where all employees are united in our goal to delight and impress our customers, and to foster a culture that helps all IXLers thrive.
  • Tenacious - We seek out learning opportunities for ourselves, understand that feedback and mistakes are part of the process rather than something to fear, and embrace a growth mindset.
  • Authentic - We are authentic, kind, and honest in our interactions with our colleagues. We ask questions and listen to each other. And, we have fun and find joy in our work and collaborations.