Principal Software Engineer in Charlottesville, VA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Cambium Learning Group   •  

Charlottesville, VA 22901

Industry: Media


8 - 10 years

Posted 61 days ago

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An ExploreLearning Principal Software Engineer has a pivotal role in the definition, design, and implementation of our award winning educational products. In this position, you will collaborate with our team of innovative educators in building our next generation of educational products. Our ideal candidate will have a strong background in developing web based user interface and gaming technologies. You should have a demonstrable ability to develop highly interactive applications the employ HTML5/TypeScript.

  • Essential Job Functions: Architects, designs, and/or implements applications that align with educational needs
  • Responsible for the entire life cycle of a system or feature. Reviews and develops requirements, generates designs, provides rough order of magnitude estimates, implements, and performs unit testing
  • Collaborates with our team of educational application designers, graphic artists, back end systems engineers, QA and operational teams to ensure the timely delivery of high value educational software products. Demonstrates strong communication and inter-personal skills to negotiate different perspectives and goals
  • Holds themselves to a high standard of quality and works with the broader team to ensure that the products meet those standards
  • Works independently on multiple projects at one time, balancing needs and deadlines
  • Can troubleshoot problems of a complex nature. Shall support systems that he/she has not implemented
  • Provides technical guidance and training to other team members
  • Shares architecture formally and informally with the team and stakeholders
  • Keeps informed of technical advances. Proposes changes based on newer technology
  • Required Qualifications: 8 years software engineering experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technical Discipline
  • Demonstrated track record of designing, developing and delivering modern web based applications based on HTML5, TypeScript, javascript and associated frameworks. CreateJS is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Preferred Skills and Abilities: Greater than 10 years engineering experience
  • Advanced degree.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16