Senior Staff Software Engineer

Full time @Addify posted 2 months ago

Job Description


At Udemy, we’re on a mission to improve lives through the power of learning. We’re a leading global learning company and one of the world’s largest education platforms, with more than 67 million learners. Our goal is to provide flexible, effective skill development to empower organizations and individuals.

Talented people are everywhere, and the right opportunity can be hard to come by. That’s why we’re focused on revolutionizing learning, using our skills and expertise to help others develop theirs and reach their full potential. Individually, we bring our unique perspective to reimagine the way we share knowledge. Together, we can improve lives by making learning more accessible for our learners, our instructors, and businesses around the world.

This hybrid position requires two days per week in the office at the nearest hub.

About You

You’re an analytical problem-solver ready to put your skills toward purposeful work that has a global impact. You want to lead the way in innovation, exploring the latest technologies and finding new solutions. You thrive in a collaborative environment and are eager to work with and learn alongside the best in Product, Design, and Engineering.

About This Role

As a Senior Staff Software Engineer in the Instructor Content Management Team at Udemy, you will be responsible for the platforms that manage all aspects of creation & management of the instructor content (i.e. course, curriculum, lecture, practice tests, quizzes, coding exercises, etc.). You will work closely with the product, design and data teams to develop platforms for instructor content creation.

What you’ll be doing

  • Designing, developing, testing and releasing features for Udemy’s user-facing products that are crucial for business expansion and growth.
  • As a senior member of the team, you will be working in a highly collaborative, cross-functional environment, which requires collaboration with product managers, designers and engineers to identify opportunities and implement solutions.
  • You will be actively involved in every part of the software development cycle, such as designing, coding, reviewing, and test writing by different weights from time to time.
  • You will relentlessly refactor existing systems to make them more robust, maintainable, and scalable.
  • You will function as a technical lead for various projects/tasks as needed. This requires driving and performing best engineering practices to initiate, plan, and execute large-scale, cross functional, and critical projects
  • You will mentor junior engineers to become proficient developers using best software development practices and processes.
  • You’ll be leading by example and contributing to a team culture that values openness, quality, robustness, and scalability while fostering innovation.

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