Lead Full Stack (Python + React) Engineer, Online Education Solutions
Our client is a pioneer in US schools education since 2000, it is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and formative assessment, they develop a number of solutions and interactive web products for teachers and students. Their products target educational needs of all classes – from elementary to high school. They operate in 50 states, products are used in 21,000+ schools by 7,000,000 of students. The company is technology-driven with huge number of software engineers involved in product development. They have a very solid approach to technology, employ best practices and processes, with the focus on cutting-edge frameworks, languages and tools. The client's culture is very similar to ours. There is no hierarchy, just a friendly and open-minded team where each voice is valuable. We are looking for a Tech Lead who has experience leading and managing dev teams that can work on both the FE and BE. The candidate should have experience in architecting services and working with upstream teams and managing dependencies with them. We are expecting this engineer to be able to onboard the rest of the engineers, so good communication skills are a must-have.
Monthly gross salary
Home office (days/week)
Primary Platform or Framework
Experience with technical team leading, building, and managing the team (up to 5 people)
Experience working with AWS technologies (RDS, Lambdas, DynamoDB)
Experience in the Agile methodology (SCRUM)
Experience working with Linux based platform
Good spoken English
This particular team will be a new product development team that will focus on building our new Language Literacy Assessment product for middle-grades students.
The team will focus on the development of the assessment administration and the classroom reporting applications.
Projects you will be working on
The web applications use React/Redux on the FE and are designed to be able to run in both online and offline modes on an iPad (not as a native app, but as a Safari web app). The FE syncs with a set of BE APIs that provide assessment content, result, and other business logic services. These APIs are built using AWS Lambdas written in Python and with DynamoDBs as the data stores.
Benefits & perks
Additional Health Insurance
Life&disability and accident insurance
20 days of paid leave + 10 days illness/special days
Work from home policy
Free English classes
Fruits and beverages at the office
Technical and HR interview
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