Pearson Software Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensures that code artifacts produced are of the highest quality, conforming to set or agreed upon standards.
Follows the Pearson practices and processes and motivates his/her team members to do so.
Escalates and communicates issues, risks and concerns to leads or managers.
Provides realistic and accurate estimates and achieve on-time Delivery.
Makes optimum utilization of engineering tools and technologies to maintain a high productivity level in the team.
Accepts project delivery responsibilities and demonstrate accountability to leadership.
Builds competencies in product and technology domain to the desired level.
Aligns self to organisational goals.
Adheres to Pearson values and ethical practices.
Maintains a sense of individuality in thinking and decision making.
Is a professional in work aspects as well as conduct with other individuals.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Very good understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design.
Strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience in the Java technology stack.
A good understanding of Software Engineering Best Practices.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact promptly and professionally with teams across different time zones.
Ability to learn new technologies rapidly and share knowledge with other team members.
Desirable Experience or Knowledge in the following areas:
Web Application Development.
Source control systems.
Unit testing and test automation frameworks.
Continuous integration and continuous deployment tools and technologies.
Web and Application Servers - Weblogic, Tomcat.
Web Services - RESTful Web Services, SOAP Services.
Database design and programming.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Individual should possess a Bachelor's degree in Computing or Information Technology. Individuals who have a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Physical Sciences, or a specialization in the Engineering field will also be considered.
The individual should have minimum one (1) years of industry experience in software engineering and design.
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
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Aug 2, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1810440
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.