Location: Brno, Czechia
Date Posted: Jun 7, 2021
Travel Requirements: None
Associate Software Engineer
Brno, Czech Republic
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.
For more information about Blackboard Inc. and our career opportunities, please visit www.blackboard.com.
This role focuses on SafeAssign, Blackboard’s cloud-based solution for plagiarism checking. Your focus will be on maintaining and improving the Java code base, implementing new features, fixing bugs and reducing the technical dept. You will implement and maintain tools and scripts to help decrease operation toil. You will work with site reliability engineers and test automation engineers and participate in operating and monitoring the cloud environments.
As a member of our Product Development organization, you’ll work in an agile environment delivering industry-leading SaaS products and web service platforms. Software engineers work in a team environment, collaborating on the design, implementation, and support of Blackboard’s products.
Specific responsibilities will include:
To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible).
Blackboard has an office in the beautiful and vibrant city of Brno.
· Great office location in city center near Luzanky
· Accessible by public transportation as well as bike, with bike stands and showers in the office
· Cozy personal office spaces where you can shut your door to really focus or leave it open to interact with others
· Flexible work hours with no expectations of overtime
· Great benefits including health & life insurance and English lessons
· Countless walkable places to eat
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/affirmative action 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 legally protected factor.