Engineering Manager, IXL Mobile

IXL Learning - San Mateo, California - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 10 million students worldwide, is seeking an Engineering Manager to lead its mobile development. The IXL Mobile team is responsible for one of the best educational apps on the market today, available on both iOS and Android Platforms.

As a key leader and manager of the Mobile team, you will participate directly in software design and engineering, help develop the team by mentoring and coaching, and create processes that ensure productivity and efficiency.


  • Lead and mentor a team of talented mobile engineers, both to start projects from scratch as well as to work with the existing code base
  • Oversee the development process for your team, including design, coding, documentation, testing, debugging, and tuning
  • Coordinate with project managers, designers, and QA
  • Ship successful iOS and Android applications
  • Provide accurate estimates, evaluate feasibility, and assess new platforms and technologies for application technology and architecture
  • Collaborate and communicate clearly across multiple development teams to design and release amazing applications
  • Participate in recruiting top software engineers to join our team


  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in software engineering and at least 2 years of leadership experience
  • Experience recruiting and building a team
  • Expert-level skills in iOS and/or Android development

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.

About IXL

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 10 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

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