Senior Software Developer

  • Pearson
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Jun 29, 2021
Software Developer

Job Description

Senior Software Developer - ( 2108851 ) **Description** We are the world's learning company with more than 21,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology,to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people. The Senior Software Developer is responsible for analysis,design,implementation,and unit testing to produce high-quality code for a project team responsible for supporting the Pearson Access product platform. They will use industry best practices while working in a team of high-performing professionals. They are also responsible for maintaining and supporting mission-critical applications as necessary. Software developers are expected to mentor associate software developers and continually contribute to process improvement activities. **The Senior Software Developer will:** + Implement & Perform - Implement designs following Pearson coding standards and industry best practices; maintain and support mission-critical applications as necessary + Analyze & Design - Ensure business and requirements artifacts are created that effectively model the customer's requirements. Use tooling and best practices to create design models from requirements + Review - Participate in and lead requirements,design and code reviews + Test & Deployment - Work closely with other teams (e.g. DevOps,Data warehousing,Scoring and Reporting) to release high quality software. Create testable requirements and write and execute unit tests + Quality/process improvement - Participate in group improvement activities and initiatives to improve process and product quality in pursuit of excellence + Reporting - Complete project documentation as required,including logging status,risk,progress,and effort on assigned work + People development - Mentor and train new team members + Performs other duties as assigned The anticipated starting salary for Colorado-based individuals expressing interest in this position is $105k. This position is eligible to participate in an annual incentive program. Benefits available to eligible employees can be seen at: https://pearsonbenefitsus.com/Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants,including minorities,women,protected veterans,and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. **Qualifications** **Education and Experience:** + Bachelor degree in Computer Science,MIS,or equivalent technology discipline **Proficient with some of the following:** + Core Java and J2EE principles,syntax and best practices + Core Spring + Web Services API development (SOAP and/or REST) + Microservices + SQL,RDBMS + HTML5,CSS3,JavaScript (ES5 ) and Bootstrap + Using code versioning tools such as Git + AWS **Current technology stack:** Angular,Java,JPA,Hibernate,Spring,Web Services (REST),Amazon Services (Lambda,SQS,API Gateway,S3,Cognito,ElasticSearch,Aurora postgres) **Desired Experience:** + Experience working in an agile environment + Quickly learn new processes and tools,business domains and technical applications + Able to think technically and analytically + Ability to understand the philosophy of architecture + Must assimilate information,distill knowledge,apply experience and provide solution alternatives and recommendations + Must have strong time management skills - including the ability to work well under pressure,plan,set priorities,adapt to change,and meet established timelines + Must be a self-starter and detail-oriented + Effective written and verbal communication skills + Ability to work within a team #LI-POST **Primary Location** : US-RE-Remote **Other Locations** : US-IA-Iowa City **Work Locations** : US-Remote Remote **Job** : Technology **Organization** : Assessments School **Employee Status** : Regular Employee **Job Type** : Standard **Job Level** : Individual Contributor **Shift** : Day Job **Travel** : No **Job Posting** : Jun 25,2021 **Job Unposting** : Ongoing **Schedule:** : Full-time Regular **Req ID:** 2108851