Associate Software Developer
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.
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.
What Big Idea Will You Help Launch?
Pearson is the world’s leading learning company. We’re both a publishing company with a respected legacy, and a digital information company with hundreds of millions of people logging on to use Pearson products and services every day. With 40,000 employees based in more than 80 countries, we are an assembly of unique and talented professionals.
If you believe, as we do, that education changes people’s lives, then come and help us make a difference.
Technology is Changing the Way the World Lives and Learns!
As an education technology professional at Pearson, you'll be at the forefront of transforming how the world learns. Success in technology requires excellence every step of the way, which creates boundless career opportunities. At Pearson, we're passionate about advancing education, and we continue to invest in new technologies.
The Pearson Technology Development Program is an entry-level software development program that is designed to recruit and retain high potential new college graduates who will help us lead the world in using technology to advance education. You will be working in our Assessment Technology Engineering group, where you will learn and use both established and emerging technologies to develop the future generation of learning solutions.
Pearson offers exceptional benefits, including tuition reimbursement for continuing your education in technology or business related fields.
We are currently interviewing December 2016-May 2017 graduates pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in the following majors: Computer Science, Information Systems, MIS, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information Sciences/Technology or other related disciplines. If software development is your passion, you are in good company here!
In addition to excellent programming skills, successful candidates must demonstrate strong leadership qualities as well as outstanding oral and written communication skills. You should be a collaborative thinker with a drive for solving problems.
We are hiring for January-June 2017 start dates.
Primary Location: US-IA-Iowa City
Other Locations US-TX-Austin
Work Locations: US-IA-Iowa City-2510 North Dodge 2510 North Dodge Street Iowa City 52245
Organization: Assessments School
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Graduate Job
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Oct 14, 2016