Software Engineer - Android, IXL Mobile (San Mateo, CA)

IXL Learning - San Mateo, California - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 10 million students worldwide, is seeking highly motivated Android Engineers who will lead in the creation of a breakthrough user experience by developing the primary features of our Android applications. The IXL Mobile team is small, collaborative, and passionate about researching and implementing the best in mobile engineering.

As a Software Engineer on the IXL Mobile team, you will manage the full technical life-cycle of building features, fixing bugs, and improving our technology. 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

  • Research and adapt functionality to leverage existing Android design patterns
  • Work across disciplines with team members representing product, content, and web development
  • New feature development, testing, maintenance of existing features, and bug fixes

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • 2+ years of software engineering
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • Knowledge of Android app development
  • Familiarity with back-end development
  • A good understanding of managing limited resources (memory, network, CPU) efficiently
  • Strong analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to collaborate in a small team
  • 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 500,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction and empower over 10 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

At IXL, we’re passionate about our mission of creating the best educational technology that improves learning for all students. We bring that same passion to creating a workplace that values diversity on the basis that all of us bring a unique perspective and experience that advances IXL’s mission.

We strive to increase diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, and physical or mental ability and to continually promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work.

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Role

Engineering

Experience Level

Mid Level

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