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Software Engineer

Community: Technology
Location: Chennai, India
Date Posted: May 27, 2021
Remote:
Travel Requirements: None

Job Description

Description

Software Engineer

Chennai, India

 

 

The Opportunity:

We’re looking for a 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.   

 

 

For more information about Blackboard Inc. and our career opportunities, please visit www.blackboard.com. 

 
As Software Engineer, you will be responsible for the development and unit testing across not only the suite of enterprise applications in the internal Blackboard environment but in customer-facing applications as well. Applications will include Java, Angular, and NodeJS.

 

 

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Developing front end and backend applications
  • Designing and developing APIs
  • Performing peer review, checking code coverage to ensure the modularity and quality of the code and application
  • Continually committing to team improvement
  • Understanding and implementing security and data protection
  • Developing broad and deep knowledge on existing software architecture
  • Assisting with mentoring junior team members
  • Collaborating in a cross-functional agile team to solve challenging technical problems with innovative solutions 
  • Following best practices and methodologies including coding and testing to produce desired software on time with top-notch quality


 
The Candidate:

Required skills/qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in software web application development
  • 4+ years of experience in Java, Spring, Spring boot, Hibernate
  • 2+ years of experience in NodeJS and Angular 2+
  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Familiarity with database technologies such as MySQL and MongoDB
  • Self-motivated and self-directed abilities to prioritize and execute high-quality tasks in a high pressure environment with time critical deadlines

 

 

Preferred skills/qualifications:

  • Experience in Agile Scrum methodology
  • Experience with GitHub and Continuous Integration using Jenkins
  • Knowledge of AWS

 
 

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

 
 

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.  
 


Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other protected factor. 

 

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