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Development Manager

Reference
1719554
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
Melbourne, AUS
Expiry Date
27/02/2018
Development Manager Description It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing acc...

Job Description

Development Manager

Description

It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing access, but also ensuring progress.

As the world’s leading learning company, we’re meeting this challenge with Australia’s most comprehensive blend of digital learning formats, printed texts, educator training resources, assessments, services and online assets.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Development Manager to join Pearson Australia. As part of the Global Qualifications & Technology organisation, this role will report to the Director of Platform Development & Architecture APAC.

This role will predominantly be based in our Nunawading office with flexibility to work at the Collins Street office on occasion.

As the Development Manager, you will be responsible for;

  • The management of a devops/software development team with a focus on agile development and software architecture design.
  • Driving business value and optimisation across the team.
  • Taking an active role in the definition and alignment of local and global standards and practices
  • Support the ongoing development and debugging of existing legacy estate whilst supporting the transformational efforts towards target state architecture and development practices.
  • Provide recommendations on key technologies to deliver projects of a higher quality

Qualifications

  • Previous experience leading an Agile/Devops development team for a global/enterprise scale organisation.
  • Experienced in Javascript/HTML application development Angular, JQuery HTML,5 JS, CSS 3 / CSS Transitions, SASS/LESS C\# .Net, Continuous integration and delivery. Visual Studio, TFS
  • Front end with full stack experience. (Angular 1 & 2, React, C\#, Node.js)
  • Experience with Quality Assurance and Testing of Developments across a wide variety of platforms and browsers
  • Experience debugging and troubleshooting layout and scripting issues across a variety of browsers including IE 7 , Firefox, Safari, and Chrome
  • Experience with Mobile First Development including KendoUI, Extjs, NPM, React, Redux will be very highly regarded

Now it’s time to tell us about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.

At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.

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Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Other Locations AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Nunawading-100 Station 100 Station Street Nunawading Melbourne 3131

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Feb 20, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1719554