Description

Do you want to make an impact on how kids learn? Join us to create and distribute incredible and fun learning experiences to millions of kids.

Kahoot DragonBox is opening a new position for a Senior software Developer to lead our growth operations. We are looking for an experienced, structured, and meticulous developer with an interest in integrating systems to create business opportunities.

The position is based in Oslo and will report to the Kahoot DragonBox Head of Engineering.

About Kahoot!

Kahoot! is on a mission to make learning awesome! We want to empower everyone, including children, students, and employees to unlock their full learning potential. Our learning platform makes it easy for any individual or corporation to create, share, and play learning games that drive compelling engagement. In addition, our family of apps takes math learning to a new level and empowers children to learn to read through play. Learners of all ages can make language learning natural with immersive visuals and play through our Drops apps. Organizations can connect and engage their work teams with Actimo, our employee engagement platform. Launched in 2013,Kahoot!’s vision is to build the leading learning platform in the world. In the last 12 months, more than 250 million games have been played on the Kahoot! platform with 1.5 billion participating players in 200 countries. The company is headquartered in Norway with offices in the US, the UK, France, Finland, Estonia, Denmark and Spain. Let’s play!

About Kahoot DragonBox

Kahoot DragonBox (https://dragonbox.com/) is the world-renowned pedagogical studio that has earned global fame for its innovative math learning apps for children. In 2012, its first learning game –DragonBox Algebra– became an instant hit. Children, teachers, parents and press hailed it as a radically new way to learn math. In 2018, the company launched DragonBox School: a full-curriculum solution for mathematics that is currently showing great growth in schools in Norway and Finland.

Our K!rew

At Kahoot! we champion a positive culture of collaborative learning and innovation. With a team of more than 200 employees representing 30 different nationalities, we’re a diverse and fun bunch of people! We work hard and celebrate our wins, tackle challenges with original ideas and learn something new every day.
The values guiding us are: we are playful, we are curious and we are inclusive!

Your responsibilities

  • Work with our product and sales team to evolve our systems to distribute our learning experiences to delight millions of kids and their families
  • Lead our back office software ecosystem, integrate systems, automate processes, expose and reveal information for the team to take business decisions and allow up to scale quickly
  • Design and develop new backend services for our apps
  • Work with a UX/Web designer to make those systems as enjoyable as possible
  • Ensure reliability by taking part of the whole quality process from test automation to monitoring
  • Bring your experience to the team
  • Participate in our overall continuous improvement processes

Requirements

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Pleasure being a generalist, working on frontend, backend, infrastructure, data pipelines as needed to get more kids to learn and have fun (you don’t need to be an expert in all of them, you’ll learn)
  • Proven working experience building and integrating server-side applications using various stacks and languages (we use Ruby, JavaScript, Elixir, C#, HTML, CSS…).
  • Experience with quality, test automation and improvement processes
  • Proficient on the command line and scripting in general
  • BSc in Computer Science or Engineering or industry equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience as a software developer

Ideally you would also have:

  • Experience with analytic systems, CRM and data pipelines
  • Experience with data, privacy, security
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with devops and cloud deployment
  • Experience with git

Benefits

We offer you:

  • A competitive compensation package
  • Share option plan
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Travel insurance
  • Home broadband allowance
  • Mobile subscription
  • Friday lunch and food contribution
  • Friendly, international environment and after-work activities

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