Location: Remote – NY
A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help students at every skill level build a strong foundation in early reading and math. Our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of all their students. Today, Amplify serves five million students in all 50 states.
Amplify is a leader in creating immersive, rigorous digital learning experiences that look great, play great, and help students expect great things of themselves. Amplify has been described as the best tech company in education, and the best education company in tech.
As an engineer at Amplify, you will join a talented team tackling the toughest problems in education with the best ideas in technology – including user experience, Front End development, APIs and services, data analysis, and deployment pipelines. You’ll play an active role in imagining and improving product design and the classroom and solo learner experience.
What You’ll Do
Impress the toughest customers around – K-8 graders – by:
designing and building engaging, quirky, fast frontends using frameworks like React
Make life better for passionate teachers by:
architecting apps that meet the ultimate reliability and uptime challenge for digital tools – is this better than paper?
building well structured and documented RESTful APIs so that our apps can share data with ease
designing tools, workflows, and culture to ship code from your laptop to classrooms frequently and confidently
Help school administrators build great schools by:
building data pipelines that respect privacy and ensure security while offering useful insights
implementing code that runs great across platforms under variable memory and network constraints
analyzing performance and squashing tricky bugs using tools like DataDog, and AWS CloudWatch
Learn every day by:
leading collaboration, pull request-ing, and mentoring on a cross-functional team
participating in cross-team share-outs, brownbags, and workshop series
Working with engineering leads, designers and product owners to ensure the right thing is well built in a timely manner.
Example Projects You Might Work On
Crafting immersive animated environments and characters using the latest web and canvas frameworks
Architecting algorithms to select the right activity for the right student at the right moment.
Modeling data from student activities to show teachers just the right advice
BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
2+ years of professional software development experience
Strong CS and software engineering fundamentals
1+ years of building complex front ends
Strong communication skills, written and verbal
Experience with tools we use every day:
API integrations w/REST
Experience with tools we don’t use and knowledge of when and how to use them
Experience in education or ed-tech
We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. To that end, we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
Amplify is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds.
Amplify Education, Inc. is an E-Verify participant.
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