Software Engineer

Vue.js, Software development, Technical writing, AngularJS, JavaScript, Agile Methodologies, Technical Documentation, Creative Problem Solving, Responsive Web Design, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Analytical Skills, CSS, HTML, RESTful, Node.js, GitHub, Agile, Customer service, Computer science, Communication skills
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

The Role:

This position will work to create custom API-based software solutions for the integration and enhancement of Learning Management Systems (LMS). You will work closely with Educe team members and external clients to develop customized solutions to improve the effectiveness of their LMS. You will be responsible for the product from inception to implementation, including testing and technical documentation. Furthermore, you will provide post-implementation support to clients as they bring their user population online with the new or upgraded system.

The Responsibilities:

The position is responsible for the entire software development lifecycle, including:

  • Gathering and defining technical requirements to meet business process and system needs
  • Analyzing and documenting technical design specifications for the application
  • Developing code using iterative agile methodologies
  • Support of acceptance testing
  • Other activities contributing to organizational objectives

Technical expertise in the following areas:

  • Web technologies: Responsive Design, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JSON
  • Web services, including REST and SOAP
  • Cloud Configuration Management
  • Enterprise application software installation and maintenance

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with full systems development lifecycle concepts
  • Experience customizing third-party applications through API interfaces, messaging and other means
  • Ability to work directly with both customers and Educe consultants to translate user needs into requirements documents and coordinate testing, implementation, and training for these requests
  • Capable of independently researching, analyzing, evaluating and documenting issues, products and solutions
  • Ability to analyze problems and provide resolutions
  • Ability to express oneself clearly in both verbal and written communication

Preferred Qualification:

In addition to criteria listed in the Basic Qualification, ideal applicants meet the following requirements:

  • Front/Back End: VueJS, React, AngularJS, NodeJS, Express
  • Relational and non-relational databases: MongoDB
  • Modern DevOps tools and techniques including GitHub, CI/CD, and Docker
  • Enterprise application development experience
  • Experience with Identity Access Management
  • Demonstrable ability to resolve complex system or technical issues, often thinking on your feet, and offering multiple creative solutions or options
  • Passionate about customer service, producing high-quality deliverables, and follow-through
  • Attention to detail, determined, and solution-oriented
  • Ability to work autonomously, but also within an Agile team environment

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or related technical/IT field from an accredited institution or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • 3-5 years of professional software development experience
  • Ability to travel up to 25% to multiple client locations.
  • Must be able to pass a background check.

What we offer:

Educe Group offers 100% employer-paid health, dental, disability, and life insurance premiums for all full-time employees and their dependents. We also pay each consultant a monthly stipend to cover phone and internet expenses. We want employees to be able to focus on work and clients without the added burden of wondering if they can afford healthcare for their family. We also offer up to three weeks of paid vacation, as well as a company-wide end of year shutdown between Christmas and New Years, to give employees a chance to recharge and spend time with their friends and family.

This job can be based in our Bethesda, MD headquarters or remote from a home office and may entail travel to various client sites.  The job also entails sitting as well as working at a computer for extended periods of time. Should be able to communicate by telephone, email, and face to face.

Please note this description does not cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Educe provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

Posted By

Jenna Myers

7201 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 630 Bethesda, MD, 20814

Contact
Dice Id : 10290006
Position Id : 6325401
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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