Software Developer - New Grad (Canada)

IXL Learning - Toronto, Ontario, CA - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 8 million students worldwide, is seeking Software Developers who have a passion for technology and education. You will be helping us build the tools needed to provide highly-demanded new integrations for IXL’s largest school districts.

At IXL Learning, we are dedicated to creating first-of-their-kind products that leverage cutting-edge technologies to solve seemingly intractable problems in education. Millions of users count on us to make learning as effective as can be, so we're looking for exceptional people who are committed to solving the real-world challenges faced by students and teachers around the world.

As a Software Developer - New Grad on our Integrations team, you will design and develop the tools and systems needed to simplify the setup of IXL for schools and districts. These integrations will help IXL work seamlessly with the technology ecosystems of all of our customers. This is an amazing opportunity for you to join a mission-driven high-growth company and help us build a new engineering team from scratch in Toronto. 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.

International candidates encouraged to apply.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Design, implement, test, deploy, and refine a large set of integrations (standardized and custom) and internal tools while improving development efficiency
  • Find and use the best technologies to add features to our products
  • Implement data exchange methods and standards and develop prototypes in collaboration with product management and third-party partners as necessary
  • Work in a fast-paced, agile environment to ensure timely delivery of high-quality, meaningful solutions
  • Help to mature existing and develop new standardized processes around IXL’s technical implementations; contribute to the vision and design of a next-generation integration platform

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • A solid grasp of general programming principles
  • Excellent programming skills in Java or other object-oriented language
  • Ability to work both independently and with a wide variety of teams
  • Knowledge of Java, SQL, JavaScript, CSS, React, Linux, and Git is a plus
  • Passion for improving education through technology

ABOUT IXL LEARNING

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 400,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction, and empower over 8 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

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