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Senior Software Engineer, FastBridge - Remote

Illuminate Education Detroit, MI

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Job Location: Home Office - Remote,

Position Overview

We at Illuminate Education are looking for a seasoned Software Engineer to join our growing team. We have one of the best SaaS solutions for K-12 education field and are looking to make it better with your help. You’ll be expected to align teams, mentor engineers, and participate in technical discussions to help make sure we're building the right solutions with appropriately sized milestones. If you are self-motivated with a passion for development, then we want you to help achieve our mission of promoting student and student educator success. This role is for a full-stack developer, though most of the work is focused on the back-end of the application.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and develop software solutions.
  • Mentor engineering colleagues and provide escalation help when necessary.
  • Increase and enhance automated test coverage throughout the application.
  • Assist in scaling by identifying and resolving current and future performance bottlenecks within the application.
  • Help improve the software delivery process.
  • Collect, analyze, and summarize development and service issues for Engineer Managers.
  • Work both independently and in a team environment, and be able to deliver under tight deadlines.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5+ years of professional development experience with Java.
  • Working knowledge of Spring MVC, and Hibernate
  • Frontend framework experience using Angular, React, or VueJS.
  • Familiarity with SQL Server or other relational databases technology.
  • Familiarity with Git and GitHub as a version control tool.
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in agile methodologies.
  • Proven ability to deliver work in a team and individually.

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • Experience building efficient applications.
  • Experience in mentorship of engineers.
  • Experience with microservices and SOA.
  • Familiarity with AWS and other cloud-oriented technology.
  • Familiarity with SOLID principles and design patterns.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Benefits Package - Medical, Dental, 401k, Life
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Flexible Work from Home Environment 
  • PTO and Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
Company Description
About Illuminate Education
Illuminate Education is the leading provider of integrated K-12 SaaS-based software and content solutions. We are dedicated to bringing teachable moments to light by providing educators with the most powerful visualization of the whole student from one simple view. Driven by data and insights that reveal opportunities for growth, Illuminate's innovative tools are designed to increase the power of teaching and the delight of learning. Our team is passionate about our mission to impact student outcomes and serves over 12 million students across all 50 states.

At our core, we are former educators - teachers, technologists, curriculum specialists and administrators working side-by-side with world-class product development and other support teams to innovate and deliver what teachers want and students need – truly adaptive assessments, data that informs instruction, and linkage to curriculum.

We are headquartered in Irvine, CA with 10 offices across the United States and in India. We have the privilege of being owned by Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm committed to the field of education technology.

Our success is ensured by the diversity of our team which benefits our customers our products, and our communities. Illuminate Education is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We offer a flexible and competitive program of benefits and workplace programs designed to ensure Illuminators are able to do their best, most creative work.

Illuminate Education

Why Work Here?
Great company culture, good benefits, and a purpose-driven mission.

About Illuminate Education Illuminate Education is the leading provider of integrated K-12 SaaS-based software and content solutions. We are dedicated to bringing teachable moments to light by providing educators with the most powerful visualization of the whole student from one simple view. Driven by data and insights that reveal opportunities for growth, Illuminate's innovative tools are designed to increase the power of teaching and the delight of learning. Our team is passionate about our mission to impact student outcomes and serves over 12 million students across all 50 states. At our core, we are former educators - teachers, technologists, curriculum specialists and administrators working side-by-side with world-class product development and other support teams to innovate and deliver what teachers want and students need – truly adaptive assessments, data that informs instruction, and linkage to curriculum. We are headquartered in Irvine, CA with 10 offices across the United States and in India. We have the privilege of being owned by Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm committed to the field of education technology. Our success is ensured by the diversity of our team which benefits our customers our products, and our communities. Illuminate Education is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We offer a flexible and competitive program of benefits and workplace programs designed to ensure Illuminators are able to do their best, most creative work.

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Detroit, MI
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