Job Description

Software Engineer, iOS, IXL Mobile


IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 13 million students worldwide, is seeking highly motivated iOS Engineers who will lead in the creation of a breakthrough user experience by developing the features of our iOS applications. The IXL Mobile team is small, collaborative, and passionate about researching and implementing the best in mobile engineering.

As a Software Engineer on the IXL Mobile team, you will manage the full technical life-cycle of building features, fixing bugs, and improving our technology. We find it immensely satisfying to develop products that impact the lives of millions, and we are eager to have you join our team.

International candidates encouraged to apply; H1B sponsorship is available.

This is a full-time, remote position for candidates located in the United States or Toronto.


  • Research and adapt functionality to leverage existing iOS design patterns
  • Work across disciplines with team members representing product, content, and web development
  • Code with Swift and iOS frameworks
  • New feature development, testing, maintenance of existing features, and bug fixes


  • 1+ years of software engineering
  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • Knowledge of iOS app development
  • Familiarity with back-end development
  • A good understanding of managing limited resources (memory, network, CPU) efficiently
  • Strong analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to collaborate in a small team
  • Passion for improving education through technology


At IXL, we value diversity in age, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, physical and mental ability, political and religious beliefs, and life experience, and we are proud to promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work. IXL Learning is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: creating innovative learning experiences that help all learners reach their full potential. IXL’s comprehensive curriculum and insightful analytics help more than 850,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction, and empower over 13 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.