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Software Engineer - JavaScript, HTML
Ref No.: 19-02496
Location: Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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We are seeking to fill an opportunity for a Software Engineer. In this role, you will interact with other software engineers, quality engineers, content experts, instructional designers, data scientists, and UX designers to reimagine learning for millions of students and build products that are engaging, adaptive, and personalized to optimally support every learner. 

As a Software Engineer, you will help to achieve ambitious product development goals. You will participate as a member of an Agile software development team, building products using modern software development practices. You will work to improve the software development lifecycle by contributing to initiatives that embrace Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI / CD). 

Essential Accountabilities:
  • Deliver hands-on development of web-based applications, platforms, and web services
  • Follow coding guidelines and develop reusable libraries and services
  • Learn to build software that is built to scale with anticipated user loads
  • Adopt key industry trends that materially improve team performance and code quality
  • Work effectively with cross-functional team members, and understand the role between software engineers, quality engineers, designers, program and project managers
  • Help engage a transformation in development operations and collaborate within your team to improve the time to market of software solutions your team builds
Required Skills:
  • Having / pursuing a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in software engineering or related field
  • Exposure to building websites with modern tools and technologies
  • Strong ability to present and communicate own ideas
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • OO design and coding skills
  • Experience with JavaScript (browser), HTML / CSS, and at least one server-side language (PHP, Go, JavaScript (Node), etc.)
  • Familiarity with HTTP
Desired Skills:
  • Strong grasp of web technologies and standards
  • Exposure to one or more Web frameworks (Angular, Protractor.js, Node.js, Silex / Symfony and Bootstrap preferred)
  • Familiarity with REST, OpenAPI, Microservice architecture
  • Familiarity with best practices in web security, cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Experience in a Unix / Linux environment
  • Exposure to cloud technologies (AWS) a big plus
  • Exposure to mobile Web technologies (mobile Safari, Android Browser, mobile Chrome)
 
W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell™ Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell™, a division of CompuCom® Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit www.excell.com.