Senior JavaScript Engineer

Schoology - Multiple Locations - Full time

What can you expect working at Schoology?

Our software engineering practices promote the culture of continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous improvement. The right candidate is ready for this challenge and eager to apply sound software engineering practices to the Schoology web application.

This position will anchor our team’s UI work. As a part of this team we expect everyone to jump in wherever necessary to deliver value. You must have the willingness to work in all areas of our application. This can include PHP, Java, AWS Lambda, Terraform, MySQL, even Chef, or other AWS cloud tools that they haven’t released yet. This can mean helping out with testing, writing documentation and being on call. If you are unfamiliar, do not fret! We will pair you with other developers and offer you the necessary training.

You’ll also:

  • Collaborate with Product Management, Design, and Operations teams to create and deliver tested features to production.
  • Contribute to the implementation and adoption of a style guide for use both by us and open sourced for our partners to help unify the look and feel of Schoology.
  • Be willing to work in any area of the codebase if needed, this can include PHP, Java, Node or other backend.

To succeed in the position, you will need:

  • Experience with Javascript, CSS and HTML and the challenges presented supporting different browsers
  • Experience with modern JavaScript development using React and Flux
  • An understanding of how to give estimates that include accessibility and security requirements
  • Experience with writing unit, integration, and UI automated tests
  • Strong CS fundamentals including a familiarity with data structures and especially the asynchronous challenges that face JavaScript developers today.

All team members at Schoology are expected to embody our core values which are Passion, Collaboration, Innovation, Curiosity and Integrity.

Our mission is to continuously advance what is possible in education. You in?

Schoology is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity of every kind.

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New York
Austin, Texas



Experience Level

Mid Level


Schoology is one of the fastest growing education technology companies with millions of users across the world.

We bring together the best K-12 learning management system with assessment management to improve student performance, foster collaboration, and personalize learning.

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