For over a decade we have been a driving force behind k-12 education advancement and build new learning possibilities for over 2.6 million kids and 120,000 teachers. We are here to inspire students to not only think about and relate to mathematics in a new way but to also truly enjoy the subject.
We have a highly creative environment and a laid back company culture that is very focused on respecting the contributions of the team and encouraging growth, development, and innovation.
Our online software has been a defining force in the EdTech space and has been the recipient of several awards in our industry.
Our adaptive technology, curriculum, and game-like environment work together to provide a unique learning experience that’s like no other.
As a Software Development Engineer, Front-End, you will build software products with a focus on the front-end and middle tier. You will have the opportunity to work with other talented developers, quality engineers, and designers who focus on web-based front-end technologies, and who build UIs used by both customers and internal customers.
Writes code with focus on, but not limited to, the front-end and middle-tier parts of software products
Actively participates in team meetings such as exits, demos, retrospectives, grooming, and planning – helping facilitate streamlined team functioning
Owns parts of feature sets from inception through implementation and past release into customer use
Advocates for technology work (such as technical debt) with product managers so that the right mix of core infrastructure and external features get built
Interfaces as an SME with other teams such as product management, client success, curriculum, and marketing
Designs and architects solutions and actively participates in architecture discussions with other developers
Participates in code reviews for peers
Hands on experience with UI Frameworks – especially Angular
Strong understanding and working experience with REST Service integration
Experience with CSS Pre-processors – especially SASS
Ability to work in the middle-tier of systems written in Java/JSP and Ruby on Rails
Working experience and strong knowledge of SOA with a focus on how front-end pieces fit into an entire SaaS architecture
Experience with AWS products
Ability to troubleshoot issues appearing on the front-end in their linked back-end systems including AWS Kinesis streams, Unix based logs, databases, related service calls, and more
Ability to break down larger bodies of work into epics, stories, and sub-tasks and to size the work appropriately to get from vision to release