compensation: Competitive salary and benefits employment type: full-time
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IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 12 million students worldwide, is seeking an Engineering Manager to lead its mobile development. The IXL Mobile team is responsible for one of the best educational apps on the market today, available on both iOS and Android Platforms.
As a key leader and manager of the Mobile team, you will participate directly in software design and engineering, help develop the team by mentoring and coaching, and create processes that ensure productivity and efficiency.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING
Lead and mentor a team of talented mobile engineers, both to start projects from scratch as well as to work with the existing code base
Drive the development process for your team, including design, coding, documentation, testing, debugging, and tuning
Coordinate with project managers, designers, and QA to facilitate clear communication and provide excellent direction and motivation to the team
Ship successful iOS and Android applications
Provide accurate estimates, evaluate feasibility, and assess new platforms and technologies for application technology and architecture
Collaborate and communicate clearly across multiple development teams to design and release amazing applications
Participate in recruiting top software engineers to join our team
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
5+ years of experience in software engineering and 2+ years leadership experience
Experience recruiting, sourcing and building a top performing mobile team
Expert level skills in iOS and/or Android development
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 12 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.