Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER , edX , to join the team responsible for building new platform capabilities that will enable edX to disrupt education by offering high quality, affordable online master's degrees. Will help lead modernization efforts across the platform, including work with React and other front-end languages. Responsibilities include designing, developing, deploying, and supporting scalable software systems; collaborating with the Product Management, UX, and Data Science departments to understand business problems and identify solutions; providing mentorship to team members and assisting with feedback on code reviews; building and maintaining operationally viable solutions throughout the software life cycle; committing to owning code and supporting the customer facing environment; leading team members on independent project initiatives; and promoting teamwork, researching cutting edge technology, and supporting a vibrant and innovative work environment.
EdX is an open source educational software startup venture between MIT and Harvard.
Internal Number: 18689
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