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Pearson Application Engineer in Bangalore, India

Application Engineer - ( 2010163 )


Software Engineer - Front End

Job Description


We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 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 Marketing Cloud (PMC) is our Global Technology Platform that enables customers to access learning products and services through eCommerce and Digital Marketing journeys. We currently process more than 80% of global Pearson eCommerce revenue and serve nearly 50% of all Pearson web traffic, with over 24 million page views per month.

We are looking for a front-end engineer with experience developing in JavaScript and CSS who is keen to develop customer-facing features on our websites, with interest in eCommerce and a passion for web development.

This is a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic junior/mid web developer to help us build something that will directly enhance the lives of millions, by supporting the provision of education on a global scale. We need an engineer who focuses on putting the customer first, backing decisions with research, a proven ability to think strategically, and have a fantastic eye for detail.

As a front-end engineer you will:

  • Develop front-end components with exceedingly clean, semantic markup, using technologies including HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Javascript, jQuery and other tools

  • Cross-collaborate with backend engineers, product managers, designers, and QA in an autonomous, supportive team environment

  • Work with technologies and frameworks such as vanilla JS, React, AngularJS and Vue JS

  • Design and evolve component libraries that help us iterate on product quickly

  • Attend to our UI performance, accessibility, responsiveness, and compatibility to reach more users

  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve UI/UX issues


Skills & Abilities

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent, with strong fundamentals and problem-solving skills

  • 3 years with deep JavaScript knowledge, writing maintainable, reusable code

  • 3 years HTML5/CSS/LESS experience, including concepts like cross-browser support, theming, accessibility, and standard methodologies

  • Value testing and documentation equally as much as you do coding

  • Experience with responsive and adaptive design

  • An ability to work autonomously and manage your workload and deadlines effectively

  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as GIT

  • Ability to perform well in a fast-paced environmenta

  • Communicate equally clearly in writing, code and speech

Primary Location : IN-IN-Bangalore

Job : Technology

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Oct 30, 2020

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2010163