Software Engineer I

Objective

Do you enjoy designing and developing smart solutions to challenging technical problems? Do you believe in doing things well and doing them right all without sacrificing project deadlines? Are you a team player? If so WorldStrides has a place for you.

We are the largest and most trusted educational student travel company in the country, providing a variety of educational travel programs to more than two million elementary, middle, high school, college, and graduate students since 1967.

As a successful candidate, you will be a highly motivated self-starter with a positive attitude and excellent communication and problem-solving skills. You will have strong organizational, people and time management skills and be able to handle multiple priorities with demanding timeframes.
 

Primary Duties

Participate in all phases of development from definition and design through implementation, debugging, testing and deployment of application software across multiple systems on a fast-paced, agile development schedule.

Work directly with developers, project leads and project stakeholders to understand and resolve issues and clarify requirements. Respond to production issues by conducting root cause analysis and identifying the underlying issue.
 

Desired Skills/Experience

  • 0-2+ years of experience designing and developing software
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies
  • Experience with:
    • Object-oriented programming and computer science foundations
    • Software security best practices
    • .Net Framework, Visual Studio, C#, ASP.NET, WCF, Web API/REST Services.
    • HTML5, CSS, JSON, XML, AJAX, JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks (JQuery, Angular, React etc.)
    • Current Web UI frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation
    • Database design and development
    • Agile methodologies and tools
    • Unit testing
       

Education and Certifications

  • BS Computer Science or equivalent experience preferred
     

Standard Department Member Responsibilities

  • Support company policies and management decisions with a sense of urgency and professionalism.
  • Seek out and participate in internal and external programs that facilitate personal and professional growth.
  • Foster communication within the department, with other departments and with management.|



    Apply here:   https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=WORLDSTRIDES&cws=37&rid=1302
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