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 (FRONT-END) , edX-Engagement Engineering Team , to join a team that is responsible for scaling and building out a new platform for edX learners. Responsibilities will include designing, developing, deploying, and supporting scalable software systems; collaborating with product management, UX, and data science groups to understand business problems and identify solutions; mentoring 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 innovative work atmosphere.
EdX, the world's leading learning destination site and platform, is an open source educational software startup venture between MIT and Harvard.
Internal Number: 18697
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