Software Engineer - Global Platform Services

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 is seeking highly motivated individuals with a sound technical background to join our Technical Operations team. We take continuous learning to heart. We value positive energy, clear communication, and are committed to building an inclusive environment for people from every background. We look forward to hearing from you.

Responsibilities

  • Designing and developing high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems and delivering high-availability and performance

  • Contributing to all phases of the development lifecycle

  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code

  • Developing and deploying microservices in a multi-tenant architecture

  • Ensure designs follow specifications.

  • Prepare and produce releases of software components.

  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review.

  • Collaborate with Software development managers, solution architects, security office and Devops to make sure that the implementation is secure, performant and scalable.

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 - External

Requirements

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related subject.

  • Understanding of Software Development lifecycle.

  • Basic experience in Java development.

  • Object Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.

  • Basic knowledge of Java and JEE internals (Class loading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc.)

  • Basic knowledge of NoSQL (mongo DB) & Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies

  • Basic experience in the Spring Boot Framework, AWS (Amazon Web Service) and Microservice.

  • Basic experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MV C)

  • Basic experience with test-driven development

  • Basic experience with AWS is a big plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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.

Learning is the most powerful force for change in the world. More than 20,000 Pearson employees deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose - to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them. We are the world's leading learning company. Learn more at pearsonplc.com.

Pearson believes that wherever learning flourishes, so do people. We are committed to being an anti-racistcompany in everything we do. We value the power of an inclusive culture and a strong sense of belonging. We promote a culture where differences are embraced, opportunities are accessible, consideration and respect are the norm, and all individuals are supported in reaching their full potential. Through our talent, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion make us a more innovative and vibrant place to work. People are at the center, and we are committed to a sustainable environment and workplace where talent can learn, grow, and thrive.

To learn more about Pearson's commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, please click here:

http://www.pearson.com/careers/diversity-and-inclusion.html

Pearson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of E-Verify. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other group protected by law.

Job: TECHNOLOGY

Organization: Technology & Operations

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 266

Company
Pearson
Posted
11/22/2021
Salary Range
$46,000.00 - 64,000.00
per Year
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Location
Charleston, WV 25309, US
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