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Pearson Software Developer in American Fork, Utah

Software Developer - ( 2103566 )

Description

We are the world’s learning company with more than 21,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes, so do people.

Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 180 countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year.

American Fork, UT location - no long-term remote work option, nor relocation

The Software Developer is responsible for the technical specification, development and documentation of systems utilized by Certiport customers and partners. The Software Developer reports to the Manager of Systems Development, and is responsible for adhering to company practices throughout the software development process. Additionally, the Software Developer plays an integral role on project teams as assigned, and is responsible to the team and the project manager for successful completion of assigned work. Key accountability revolves around following Certiport’s process for software development and meeting delivery dates and quality standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Software Design and Development

  • Actively participate in the Agile SCRUM process with the team.

  • Participate in the design of systems to be developed.

  • Provide time estimates for software development.

  • Develop the software to meet the requirements and design, including test automation.

  • Participate as required in design and code reviews.

  • Follow prescribed procedures for code documentation, revision control and system documentation.

  • As assigned, participate as a member of project teams, meeting accepted milestones.

  • Communicate modifications, schedule adjustments and known issues to project management.

  • Work with a combined DevOps team from development to deployment.

  • Perform unit testing on developed code.

  • Work with team members to evaluate, identify and correct software defects.

  • Career Development: stay abreast of industry practices and technologies to be used in the development process.

  • Meetings: attend and participate in team, department and company meetings.

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.

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent science preferred, but combined experience and skills will be considered

  • Object-oriented development experience is required

  • 3 years of experience developing Windows solutions using Microsoft technologies is required

  • 3 years of experience with .NET development – C# is required

  • REST services experience required

  • Cloud, Microsoft Azure development experience strongly preferred

  • Angular experience is strongly preferred

  • JavaScript experience is strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of test methodologies and their corresponding tools.

  • Proficiency with SQL, XML, HTML, JavaScript frameworks

  • Azure DevOps or Team Foundation Server experience preferred

  • UI/UX experience and skills are a plus

  • Agile process experience preferred

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Primary Location : US-UT-American Fork

Work Locations :

US-UT-American Fork-1276 South 820 East

1276 South 820 EastSuite 200

American Fork84003

Job : Technology

Organization : Assessments VUE

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Apr 6, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2103566

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