Senior Software Engineer at ExamSoft

Senior Software Engineer (C++)

  • Dallas, TX – or Remote OK
  • Full-Time
  • Engineering

Remote position (MUST BE U.S. BASED)

No sponsorship available

ExamSoft is seeking a talented and driven Senior C++ Software Engineer. This role will be responsible for creating high quality code to support the product roadmap from maintenance to new feature/product development, while working under minimal supervision. The Senior Software Engineer will work within an agile development organization and be accountable for refining software requirements, providing development estimates, designing and implementing software and managing timeline commitments. This person is attentive to detail, driven to problem solve, and adaptive to new technologies and best practices. The Senior Software Engineer must be able to work effectively and efficiently with a variety of members within the organization to achieve roadmap deliverables.

ExamSoft offers a market-leading assessment-management solution that supports the entire testing process, including exam creation, administration, delivery, scoring, and analysis. The software delivers powerful, actionable data to assess learning outcomes. ExamSoft is a growing company that hires smart and talented people who are excited about their personal growth and development in a fun and challenging work environment. They are excited about the positive impact they will have on education and the opportunity to change the way people learn.


  • Work as an integral part of a cross-functional engineering team
  • Participate in the technical design and development of new features and products
  • Participate in code reviews and other techniques to improve code quality
  • Investigate and resolve support issues
  • Assist with building automated tests
  • Ensure automated builds and continuous deployment are always working
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of the product and development processes
  • Participate in software development process following Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Mentor more junior engineers and help them become more independent
  • Take on Architecture and Design assignments by working with the Manager or Architect
  • Be able to work independently
  • Be vocal and help the team reach consensus in meetings
  • Deliver multiple commits where possible each day and be able to context switch effectively
  • Interact with the Operations team to increase quality and reduce customer found issues


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 7-10 years of designing and developing applications using C++
  • 7-10 years of experience developing applications on Linux, Windows or macOS
  • 3+ years of experience with C++ IDE such as Visual Studio or Xcode
  • 1+ year of cloud development w/AWS preferred (Azure, Google, Pivotal)
  • Experience working in an Agile environment with frequent release cycles
  • Strong written/oral communication skills
  • Ability to plan well and execute with high quality level