Software Engineer, Cloud Services
Blackboard is a leading provider of Internet software and services dedicated to enriching the e-learning experience for educators and students. We achieve this distinction because our people are creative and energetic, thriving on innovation, and passionate about making a difference in the evolution of education.
Blackboard Cloud Services represent the next generation of e-learning solutions that use Software as a Service to extend the capabilities of Blackboard Learn and other learning platforms.
As a member of the Blackboard Cloud Services team, you will have a unique opportunity to join a newly formed small development group at Blackboard responsible for creating a new set of SaaS products. We deliver social learning tools for instructors and students, content authoring and sharing tools for curriculum designers, and integrations to commercial publishers of e-learning resources.
We have an immediate need for a Software Engineer to work with a team designing and building the next generation social services for education.
This position is a software engineer role with the following responsibilities:
Hands on technical design and implementation of Blackboard Cloud services and Learning Management System integration modules using Java, Scala, Node.js Analysis of functional and non-functional requirements supplying capacity and sizing projections to management for SLA and expansion planning Be willing to respond to the unique challenges of delivering and maintaining cloud-based software. This includes troubleshooting live production environments, minimizing downtime, and responding to client-reported issues. Be curious, explore, thrive in the face of hard problems PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate will have a strong background in cloud software development, a passion for technology and a strong foundation in software development, problem solving, analytical thinking, and strong written & verbal communication skills.
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