Blackboard Recruitment for Associate Software Engineers at Chennai

Blackboard Recruitment for Associate Software Engineers at Chennai

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Job Positions

  • Associate Software Engineer

Job Details

Job Category

Job Type

Full Time

Interview Locations

Not Mentioned –

Job Locations

Remote (during the COVID-19 pandemic)

Number of Openings

Not Mentioned –

Joining Time

Not Mentioned –

Desired Experience

Experienced

Salary

As per Company Standards

Skills Requirement

Key Skills

Java, JavaScript, REST APIs

Job Description

The Opportunity

  • We’re looking for an Associate Software Engineer to help us push the boundaries of what education can offer through the power of technology. Education is our passion, and our team members bring that to work each day as they aim to advance learning in every region of the world. Blackboard is the world’s leading education technology company, providing dynamic products and services to the global education community. We’re focused on driving innovation in EdTech and working with our clients to create a smarter learning environment.
  • This role focuses on our Learn Ultra Platform, which provides students with a simple and intuitive learning experience that they can access anytime and anywhere. It’s a solution that’s continuously evolving to meet users’ needs, and we’re looking for someone to join the team and get deeply involved in the existing product code base, improving the quality and enhancing the functionality of the product.
  • As a member of our Product Development team, you’ll work in an agile environment delivering industry-leading SaaS products and web service platforms. You’ll be deeply involved in translating wireframes and sketches into working prototypes to refine user interface behaviors.
  • As Associate Software Engineer, you will be responsible for developing web applications and demonstrating expertise with Java, JavaScript, REST APIs, etc. You will be active on an agile team by participating in daily stand-ups, design sessions, code reviews, and sprint demos. You will embrace test development as an integral part of what you deliver as a software developer. You will also be responsible for delivering, maintaining, and troubleshooting cloud-based applications. In addition to this, you will participate in minimizing downtime and quickly responding to client issues.

Required skills/qualifications

  • Any experience designing, writing, and deploying scalable software
  • Exposure to web application development and SQL databases
  • Any experience with Java and JavaScript frameworks like React and Angular
  • Exposure to OOD/OOP, data structure, and algorithm analysis
  • Strong problem-solving skills in large, scalable, complicated systems
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams and communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences

Preferred skills/qualifications

  • Experience with single-page applications, Node, jQuery, React, etc.
  • Experience with REST APIs, Spring framework, microservices, etc.
  • Experience with performance tuning against large, scalable, cloud-hosted services
  • Ability to pick up new technologies and frameworks

Important Instructions

Instructions to Apply

  • To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible)

How to Apply ?

Please read all job details clearly and apply exactly as mentioned below only if you meet eligibility criteria.

ONLINE APPLICATION

Note: Please apply quickly before this Job expires.
About Company: The Office:
Blackboard has an office in one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centers in South India: Chennai.
Located on OMR, the IT corridor of South Chennai
Easy access to Velachery, Thiruvanmiyur Railway station and bus stop
Very close to Tidel Park, Ascendas, and SRP Tools – Holiday Inn
Office provides lunch Tuesday – Thursday and evening snacks Monday – Friday
Office is situated behind Hotel Turyaa on the 5th floor of Rayala Techno Park
Fun Committee, Happy Fete Team, Food Committee, and Sports Committee ensures fun at work
ISR Team actively engages employees in contributing to various local charities
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