Principal Software Engineer Architect

New Classrooms - New York - Full time

About the Team

Software Engineering designs and develops the websites and web services used to deliver our flagship program, Teach To One: Math. Our engineers span a range of backgrounds, skill sets, and experience levels, but are all high-performing, dedicated, and fantastic to collaborate with. With full support from a leadership team that gets it, we are rebuilding our entire technology platform in order to scale to the future of math education.

About the Technology

  • Angular 6+, and therefore TypeScript
  • Modern RESTful services built with .NET Core 2+, C#, and OAuth 2 / OpenID, all running on a PaaS andnot tied to any particular OS
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MongoDB Atlas, but only for distributed caching and locking
  • Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services
  • The Atlassian ecosystem: JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Bamboo

About You

You seek out worthwhile challenges, thrive in complexity, and enjoy making complicated things simpler. Your technical depth is matched by your depth of character; nothing is ever “someone else’s problem” to you. Your teammates can always count on you in a pinch; you exhibit grace under pressure. You’re always learning and always improving. You let nothing stand in your way because success is the only option when serving the greater good.

What We’re Looking For

  • Guru-level knowledge of C# and .NET Core
  • Deep expertise in Microsoft SQL Server and Transact-SQL
  • Expertise in JavaScript (especially TypeScript and Angular), HTML, and CSS
  • Strong computer science fundamentals, with or without a formal degree
  • Solid understanding of REST, HTTP, and Internet/web/cloud fundamentals
  • Extraordinary attention to detail
  • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  • High degree of emotional intelligence
  • Interest in New Classrooms’ mission and education initiatives in general

Application Information

Equal Opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

Work Authorization

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

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Experience Level

Senior Level

New Classrooms

New Classrooms is a nonprofit organization that leverages classroom design, teacher talent, and technology to enable personalized learning for thousands of students in our 39 partner schools in 11 states across the country.

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