Front-End Software Engineer, IXL Content

IXL Learning - San Mateo, CA - Full time

IXL Learning - San Mateo, CA - Full time

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The IXL Content Engineering team is responsible for creating the code that powers the real-time generation of our adaptive content. By developing sophisticated content-creation algorithms and elegant interactions, we help craft an immersive learning experience that deepens students’ understanding and inspires a desire to explore. We produce highly modular code that is seamlessly integrated into IXL's skills. We implement interactive components that are intuitive enough for kindergarten learners, powerful enough to teach calculus, and performant and usable enough to make practice easy and fun.

You will utilize cutting-edge technologies like React to bring dynamic, user-facing components to life. We find it immensely satisfying to develop products that impact the lives of millions, and we are eager to have you join our team.International candidates encouraged to apply; H1B sponsorship is available.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Take control of the whole front-end development process from code design to implementation
  • Collaborate with product managers to build a world-class user experience
  • Tackle tough design challenges to create reusable user interfaces while writing clean, scalable code
  • Engineer the front-end architecture that powers our web application
  • Discover new technologies and establish best practices as the front-end landscape evolves

What We're Looking For

  • 1+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • Expertise in HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Familiarity with at least one JavaScript library or framework (e.g., React, Angular, Ember)
  • Passion for new technologies, current trends, and best practices in front-end architecture, including performance, accessibility, security, and usability
  • Enthusiasm for improving education through technology

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Role

Engineering

Experience Level

Mid Level

IXL Learning

About IXL

IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: delivering an immersive learning experience to all students, in all grades and subjects, in schools and homes worldwide. With 1 in 8 U.S. students already learning on IXL (answering over 50 million questions every day!), IXL inspires educators and learners around the world and is changing how students feel about learning and about themselves.

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