Pearson C1-Software Developer in Colombo, Sri Lanka

C1-Software Developer

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. Our Technology Operations Department is the latest stage in our evolution. We are now transforming Pearson to accelerate our activity in digital learning, education services and emerging markets. This will enable us to make a lasting impact in helping to solve some of the most important challenges in global education.Due to recent growth, Pearson Lanka is currently seeking aSoftware Engineer. As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for thecore software engineering tasks in a project team. You will be required to workwith dynamic teams that are driven by project delivery goals.Reporting to the Senior Manager - Software Engineering, you shouldpossess the drive to learn and continuously improve on work performances. Youwill be required to participate periodic appraisal cycles to evaluate anddetermine advancement opportunities.

Based in Orion City, Colombo, you will ensure that code artifacts produced are of the highest quality, conforming to set or agreed upon standard.

We’re proud of our people - their drive, talent and enthusiasm. Here we work together to deliver exceptional outcomes that push the limits. We’re passionate about our mission to help others reach their full potential through learning and education and this passion demands we only hire the very best.

Qualifications

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Selection Criteria:

  • Follows the Pearson processes, agile practices and motivates his/her team members to do so.

  • Escalates and communicates issues, risks and concerns to leads or managers.

  • Provides input on estimates and achieve on-time Delivery.

  • Aligns self to organizational goals.

  • Accepts project delivery responsibilities and demonstrate accountability to leadership.

  • Maintains a sense of individuality in thinking and decision making.

  • Adhere to professional ethical practices of Pearson.

  • Is a professional in work aspects as well as conduct with other individuals.

  • Proficient with Objective-C or Swift, and Cocoa Touch.

  • Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data.

  • Experience with offline storage, threading and memory management.

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs (for back-end integration)

  • Experience with writing unit tests using XCTest.

  • Familiarity with Instruments.

  • Familiarity with code versioning tools (such as Git) and continuous integration.

  • Understanding of Apple’s design guidelines and interface guidelines.

Pearson’s corporatevalues are Brave; Imaginative; Decent and Accountable. It is crucial that thesevalues resonate with you and you are able to embody these values. You will benaturally positive, adaptable, proactive, organized and comfortable operatingin a changing and ambiguous environment.

In exchange for yourhard work you will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package,potential eligibility for an annual bonus, supportive peers and managementteam, opportunities to participate in sporting and social events, careerdevelopment, training programs and other benefits. Other benefits include transportationservices, potential eligibility for Pearson Shares (save for shares scheme),and OPD / Insurance / Medical.

Please apply by submitting a CV and cover letter and please notethat only short-listed candidates will be contacted via phone.

Follows the Pearson processes, agile practices and motivates his/her team members to do so.Escalates and communicates issues, risks and concerns to leads or managers.Provides input on estimates and achieve on-time Delivery.Aligns self to organizational goals.Accepts project delivery responsibilities and demonstrate accountability to leadership.Maintains a sense of individuality in thinking and decision making.Adhere to professional ethical practices of Pearson.Is a professional in work aspects as well as conduct with other individuals.Proficient with Objective-C or Swift, and Cocoa Touch.Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data.Experience with offline storage, threading and memory management.Familiarity with RESTful APIs (for back-end integration)Experience with writing unit tests using XCTest.Familiarity with Instruments.Familiarity with code versioning tools (such as Git) and continuous integration.Understanding of Apple’s design guidelines and interface guidelines.Pearson’s corporatevalues are Brave; Imaginative; Decent and Accountable. It is crucial that thesevalues resonate with you and you are able to embody these values. You will benaturally positive, adaptable, proactive, organized and comfortable operatingin a changing and ambiguous environment.In exchange for yourhard work you will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package,potential eligibility for an annual bonus, supportive peers and managementteam, opportunities to participate in sporting and social events, careerdevelopment, training programs and other benefits. Other benefits include transportationservices, potential eligibility for Pearson Shares (save for shares scheme),and OPD / Insurance / Medical.Please apply by submitting a CV and cover letter and please notethat only short-listed candidates will be contacted via phone.

Primary Location: LK-1-Colombo

Work Locations: LK-Colombo-Orion City Rigel Bldg Orion City Rigel Bldg No 752 Dr. Danister De Silva Mawatha Colombo 900

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 21, 2017