compensation: Competitive salary and benefits employment type: full-time
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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 on our Integrations team, you will 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
Design, implement, test, deploy, and refine a large set of integrations (standardized and custom) and internal tools while improving development efficiency
Find and use the best technologies to add features to our products
Implement data exchange methods and standards and develop prototypes in collaboration with product management and third-party partners as necessary
Work in a fast-paced, agile environment to ensure timely delivery of high-quality, meaningful solutions
Help to mature existing and develop new standardized processes around IXL’s technical implementations; contribute to the vision and design of a next-generation integration platform
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
A solid grasp of general programming principles
Excellent programming skills in Java or other object-oriented language
Ability to work both independently and with a wide variety of teams
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 strive to increase diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, and physical or mental ability and to continually promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work.