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Software Engineer

Company: edX
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Your Impact - Team member on the edX Teaching & Learning team. We're looking to add/augment the team's delivery capacity and really make a difference for online educators and learners. Help us make course creation and administering easier, add course-learner enhancing features, and scale as our content and learner base grows. Your Team The T&L team is made up of a mix of everything; from a former intern, to a principal engineer who has been with edX for almost a decade.
T&L owns core parts of our platform, including the components that make up courses, as well as much of the Studio experience for building them. Your Day-to-Day

  • Design, develop and deploy software solutions in React, Django and Python
  • Work with product to create a joint understanding of customer needs and how to fulfill them
  • Work with analysts to collect and leverage key insights in how teaching and learning features are used
  • Collaborate with team members to build and maintain awesome features while learning and sharing your ideas and knowledge
  • Diagnose and fix any issues You Have
    • Between 0-4 years of software development experience
    • Experience with ReactJS and/or Python
    • A desire for continued learning
    • Strong collaboration skills -
    • A bias for action and customer centricity Preferred Experience
      • Full stack development experience
      • Experience in an Agile environment
      • Background with accessibility and performance
      • Experience and opinions on frontend frameworks
      • AWS experience We understand that applying for a job can be intimidating. Applicants rarely meet every single job requirement, and we know there are many skills and backgrounds that will contribute to success in this role. - That's why we provide new employees with:
        • Employee onboarding and training sessions
        • Personalized 30/60/90+ day plans
        • Individual quarterly and annual goals -
        • Career pathways - And much more to support you in your personal journey at edX! That said, if this role looks like a great next step for you, please apply--- even if you can't "check every box." We'd love to hear from you! - edX is the education movement for restless learners. Together with our founding partners Harvard and MIT, we've brought together over 30 million learners, the majority of top-ranked universities in the world, and industry-leading companies onto one online learning platform that supports learners at every stage. And we're not stopping there-as a global nonprofit, we're relentlessly pursuing our vision of a world where every learner can access education to unlock their potential, without the barriers of cost or location.

Keywords: edX, Cambridge , Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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