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Software Team Lead


Date Posted06 Jan 14
Job TypeFull Time
Last Date to Apply31 Mar 14


Job Opening - Ninja Master / Technical Lead

 New Rubric,  is looking for a “Ninja Master”, who loves to combat complex computer science 

problems with only a keyboard and mouse. 

Ninja masters are highly skilled programmers as a result of training and practice. They are 

both a Master and a dedicated student, in their own right demonstrated by how easily they can 

change their scope. They seamlessly zoom in to a single line of code one minute and engaging 

in an intense architecture design discussion the next. They can do what it takes and can make 

amazing things happen.

If you’ve designed and led the building of a product that’s credited launching your company’s 

successful services and products, we have your next challenge: change the world of learning.


• Define and build large-scale, distributed platform services

• Drive product design and architecture, ensuring quality and time goals are met.

• Mentor and lead a team of engineers and work to keep the team effective while acting as 

a lead engineer.

• Innovate ideas and concepts in the area of Personalized & Adaptive Learning, by 

applying some of the latest mobile, web and big data technologies


• High Impact - If you want to change the world by building something meaningful, here 

is your chance. At New Rubric, we are the forefront of revolutionizing the way we learn. 

You will make a direct impact on our customers and shape how children, across the world, 


• Rapid Learning & Growth – You will have opportunity to learn every day and 

develop your skills in different areas. You will team up with colleagues who have diverse 

experiences across the globe. You will learn what it takes to develop a world class product.

• Open environment – Your opinions will matter. We believe that two minds are better 

than one. Each member of the team is actively encouraged to contribute ideas, not just in 

their area of expertise, but on any aspect that helps us do better.

• True Innovation – Not many people can claim to be working on a patent pending 

product, the first of its kind in the world. You will have the opportunity to contribute to such 

break-through innovation.


We, at New Rubric, are aiming to revolutionize the way we learn. We believe that technology 

enabled learning solutions will increasingly be indispensable. Our solutions combine some of 

the best thinking on learning, pedagogy and assessment with contemporary technology, which

makes this thinking accessible in classrooms, workplaces or at home. 

We operate at the intersection of some of the most exciting areas that are likely to transform 

the future – Education, Mobile, Cloud and Big Data. Our innovative product platform is patent 

pending and our solutions have met with an enthusiastic response from customers. 


We are looking for passionate, talented and committed colleagues with whom we can build out 

our next wave of innovative solutions. If you are excited by our mission and would like to be part 

of our team, send your resume to with Subject: Development Lead



Must Have

• Strong Computer Science fundamentals, including algorithm design, data structures, and 

system design.

• 4 to 7 years of rich technical design and development experience

• Battle scars from building high performing, reliable & scalable web-scale systems

• Ninja-grade coding skills in any 2 of the following Java/Javascript/Python/PHP/Ruby/


• Fluent communication skills with the database with the ability to negotiate complex SQL 

Queries & Procedures

• Good taste of Unix Flavors

• Inspirational personality, who leads by by example.

• Experience working in small teams and delivering results quickly and continuously, 

through a logical and multi-disciplinary approach to ANY given problem.

• Passionate for technology and never-ending curiosity about the next bright and shiny 


• A passion for learning, improving and excelling in your domain

Nice to Have

• A live website or contributions to open source software (we love a great Github 


• Experience with HTML/CSS and any of latest JS frameworks like Backbone, Angular, 

Dojo etc.

• Experience with NoSQL solutions.


New Rubric Solutions

(Category: Education)
New Rubric helps educators equip their students with the all-round skills needed for success.New Rubric ( is an organisation working in the education space. We believe every learner is unique, and our vision is to use innovations to make learning easier, more enjoyable and better ...
Founded: 2010
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