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Job Category:
Information Services
Software Engineer
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Renaissance | Minneapolis, MN
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Job Description

About Us:

Renaissance® is the leader in PreK-12 learning analytics------enabling teachers, curriculum creators, and educators to drive phenomenal student growth. Renaissance's solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matters------creating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Founded by parents, upheld by educators, and enriched by data scientists, Renaissance knows learning is a continual journey------from year to year, and for a lifetime.

For more information, visit www.renaissance.com.

Imagine developing products that truly make a difference in the lives of millions of students. Renaissance, a leading provider of technology-based school improvement and student assessment programs for Pre-K-12 schools, is adding an additional Software Engineer to our Bloomington, MN location.

In this position you will collaborate, design, and create our next generation of web applications with your teammates in an Agile Scrum environment. In your areas of expertise you will be helping to shape our technical design and development standards, participating in various Agile Scrum ceremonies.


* Design, implement and support user-facing features in Renaissance's web and iOS products
* Build libraries and frameworks that support large, complex web applications
* Optimize web applications to maximize speed and scale
* Create fast, easy-to-use high volume production applications
* BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience
* 3-5 years experience performing front-end development in a fast-paced, Lean/Agile environment
* Experience engineering software systems of medium-to-large scope and complexity
* Experienced .NET developer

Experience in the following languages is a plus:

* .NET Core
* MongoDB and/or PostgreSQL
* AWS: Kinesis, S3, RDS, Lambda

Candidates for this position are great coders with strong written and verbal technical communications skills and a demonstrated ability to work in an Agile Scrum environment.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About Renaissance

Renaissance Learning, Inc. is a provider of computer-based assessment technology for pre-kindergarten through senior high (pre-K-12) schools and districts. Its tools provide daily formative assessment and periodic progress-monitoring technology to enhance core curriculum, support differentiated instruction and personalize practice in reading, writing and math. Renaissance Learning products help educators make the practice component of their existing curriculum effective by providing tools to personalize practice and easily manage the daily activities for students of all levels. Its products and services are primarily focused on three pre-K-12 curriculum areas: reading, writing and math. (Source: 10-K)