Pearson D-Specialist Software Development in Colombo, Sri Lanka

D-Specialist Software Development


A key architectural / engineering role in the project lifecycle working closely with lead architect and the team providing specialized technical knowledge on Angular JS and Node JS Front end Technologies as well as core Java language. Works directly with product teams to learn and document the technical aspects of both their business and technical requirements. Performs cost benefit analysis, architectural tradeoff analysis and research to identify most cost effective/efficient solutions to implement. Demonstrates how the proposed solutions address the business challenges and guides software engineering teams to implement them.


-Minimum four (4) years of experience in software engineering and design and two (2) years of additional experience in a similar capacity providing architectural & engineering guidance to the teams.

-Bachelors degree in Computing, Information Technology, Mathematics, Physics or equivalent.

-Strong technical skills and hands on experience on Front End technologies such as Angular JS, Node JS, Jquery and any other Javascript based languages as well as core Java language skills.

-Strong skills and passion in software architecture & design and the desire to learn and continuously improve on the product quality, performance and other non functional requirements.

-Strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact with prompt and professionalism to the teams across multiple geographies and time zones.

-Hands on experience on RDBMS technologies and understanding of NoSQL and Big Data architecture.

-Experience and knowledge on OOP, Analysis & Design, Architectural & Design Patterns, Unit Testing and development of highly scalable web applications.

-Experience in Agile software development practices such as SCRUM & TDD / ATDD.

-Basic experience or knowledge on building, packaging & deployment tools, web & application servers and database technologies.

-Provision of in-depth technical skills to fix ad-hoc incidents/problems, mentoring and support DevOps teams to ensure best practice.

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: Dec 1, 2016