Pearson Senior Software Developer in Houston, Texas

Senior 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. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Review360, the comprehensive, web-based behavior improvement systemsupports teachers while improving students’ academic success and school climate.

We are currently seeking a full stack .Net developer to join the Review360 team to be involved in all aspects of the software development lifecycle building ASP.NET web applications including MVC, C#, JavaScript, jQuery and CSS. The ideal candidate will also have strong experience developing SQL Server schemas, queries and stored procedures.This individual will work as a team member of architects, developers and QA personnel in a professional yet relaxed and flexible environment.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field and 7 years of demonstrated work experience as a computer software engineer or software developer

  • Hands on experience in designing interactive web applications

  • Experience creating and using software engineering tools

  • Familiarity with the Agile software development methodology

  • Strong team player, excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently and in a team-based environment

  • Curiosity, creativity, collaboration, willingness to learn, and a positive attitude

Desired skills:

  • C#

  • ASP.NET MVC

  • MS SQL Server

  • CSS, Sass, JavaScript, JSON, HTML5

  • Git

  • Open source project profile (GitHub) a plus

  • .NET Core (including ASP.NET core) a plus

  • RESTful API development experience a plus

  • Experience with development and deployment with AWS a plus

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.

Primary Location: US-TX-Houston

Work Locations: US-TX-Houston-4119 Montrose 4119 Montrose Boulevard Houston 77006

Job: Technology

Organization: Assessments Clinical

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Sep 6, 2017

Req ID: 1714801