Pearson Specialist Software Developer in Bangalore, India

Specialist 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.

What you’ll do

We need super smart web development expert to help with building top notch web site and applications supporting millions of learners across the world and deliver best educational courseware and assessments. Our engineers combine creativity, curiosity, and drive to continuously perfect and revolutionizeteaching and learning services. We are looking to bring more intellectually curious engineers who are passionate about technology

What you will be working on

You will be responsible for implementing high performing websites and application. Our websites are built on ReactJS with latest frameworks. We also web components that can be seamlessly integrated into native mobile applications. We are super serious about application performance, complex and engaging UI.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Implement architecture of complex website application

  • Strive for high quality and rapid output through the use of agile software development best practices

  • Performance tuning, testing, refactoring, usability, and automation

  • Participate in regular code reviews

  • Keep on top of task and defect management system for assigned issues for each iteration as well as estimate and assess work priority.

  • Execute an incremental and iterative software development process

  • Perform peer code reviews as part of everyday workflow

  • Contribute ideas to continually improve the team’s productivity, job enjoyment, and code quality

Qualifications

About you

We are looking for a strong web developmerto join our growing teams and projects. This person will be involved in some serious hands-on development, peer code reviews, follow architectural strategy across all front end applications. This role requires someone with at least five years of professional experience on building modern website. Experience with ReactJS / NodeJS is absolutely essential to your success and experience in Angular/HTML5/ReactNative and embedding web components in native application to create seamless hybrid applications would be a big plus. You must have worked in large and small teams and have proven record of building high quality websites.

Qualifications

  • 5 years of heavy hands on experience developing websites

  • Strong understanding on modern web design principles, patterns and best practices

  • Expert level knowledge of Javascript, HTML, CSS

  • Expert level knowledge of modern React, Angular, Bootstrap

  • Strong working knowledge of NodeJS

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to review code.

  • Proven experience in both small and medium size teams

  • Proven ability build web application and adopt and improve existing architecture.

  • Experience with Git, Scrum, Kanban

Primary Location: IN-IN-Bangalore

Work Locations: IN-Bangalore-DivyaSree Chambers Wing A, DivyaSree Chambers O'Shaugnessy RoadLangford Town Bangalore

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Nov 19, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1812596

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.