Senior Software Engineer - Development Lead
At Pearson , we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.
We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
Come check us out. What big idea will you help us launch?
Our School Assessment team at Pearson, has an excellent opportunity for a Technical Development Lead-Senior Software Engineer to join our growing team in San Jose, CA. Working in a small-team environment, you will have a unique opportunity to work on world-class, cutting-edge applications and services in the realm of automated spoken and written assessments.
To be successful in this role, the candidate needs to lead an agile team, tackling the challenging design and development problems. In this highly collaborative role, the candidate will need to work closely with stakeholders, end users, and functional and technical onsite/offshore teams in order to deliver our mission critical, web-centric solutions.
Skills/Knowledge/Abilities to be Successful in this Role:
Our team is a leader in automated spoken and written assessments, which utilize natural language processing techniques, advanced statistical modeling and speech recognition technologies. The provider of brands such as TELL™, Versant™ Tests, we develop formative, diagnostic and progress monitoring assessments and instructional tools for various domains including education, business, and government. For more see www.pearsonkt.com and http://www.pearsonassessments.com . We are rapidly growing domestically and internationally, and are looking to expand again!
Pearson fuels the growing demand for effective education and high-quality information in the global knowledge economy, and share a common goal: to help people get on in their lives through education. For more information, visit www.pearson.com.#LI-BJ
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-CA-San Jose
Work Locations: US-CA-San Jose-303 Almaden 303 Almaden Boulevard Suite 500 San Jose 95110
Organization: Assessments School
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Apr 29, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1806074
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled