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Pearson Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in Bloomington, Minnesota

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer

Description

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.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson, the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).

Who is Pearson VUE?

Each year millions of people around the world take an exam with Pearson VUE. Chances are you, or someone you know, has recently tested with us. Your neighbor the computer programmer, your dad’s nurse, your child’s teacher or your local real estate agent. All demonstrate their knowledge, skill and commitment when they test with Pearson VUE.

The Online Proctored team is a collaborative, entrepreneurial and high-energy team that operates like a startup within the larger company of Pearson, Inc. We’re looking for the right person to help us tackle our new project and some interesting problems:

1) Incorporating new and maturing AI technologies into our product

2) Continuing our move to modern web technologies (Angular 7 , Electron, WebRTC, etc.)

3) Reliability and connectivity as we scale globally.

Job functions

  • Perform design, prototyping, system analysis, development, and maintenance of systems

  • Design and implement clean and scalable APIs and data models

  • Work with our amazing Quality Engineers as needed on automated testing

  • Ensure code quality with the team (writing tests, code reviews)

  • Mentoring junior developers

  • And, of course, code!

Qualifications

Skills required

  • 5 years of Ruby on Rails experience

  • 1 years JavaScript framework experience(Angular, React, etc.)

  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment

  • Demonstrated experience with Ruby on Rails as a programming platform to develop multi-tier web-based applications

  • Desire to expand knowledge in many development languages, applications, and tools

  • Willingness to learn some or all of the technologies listed in this posting!

Experience with some or all of the following is considered a bonus:

  • Docker and container orchestration

  • Java & Spring Boot

  • Cloud-based infrastructure (AWS/Azure/GCP)

  • CI/CD experience (TeamCity, Jenkins)

  • Database/key-value store technologies (Redis, MySQL, MariaDB) experience

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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.

Primary Location: US-MN-Bloomington

Work Locations: US-MN-Bloomington-5601 Green Valley 5601 Green Valley Drive Suite 220 Bloomington 55437

Job: Technology

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jul 29, 2019

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1909623

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.

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