Ascend Learning, LLC ( www.ascendlearning.com ) is a global leader providing online education, assessment, remediation, certification and e-learning solutions for the post-secondary academic market specifically serving the nursing, allied health, sports medicine, public safety, and the financial services industries. Ascend employs close to 1,000 employees in 35 states. Customers range from schools of nursing to institutions of higher education, corporate health and wellness organizations and major Fortune 500 insurance companies. Ascend’s portfolio companies consist of Jones and Bartlett Learning, ATI Nursing Education, the National Healthcare Association, Advance Informatics, ExamFX, the National Academy of Sports Medicine, Boston Reed and ClickSafety.
Reporting to the Director of Software Development, we are searching for a senior software engineer in our ATI Nursing business unit. The Application Developer will have responsibility for developing testing, implementing and maintaining software applications in a for-profit organization utilizing Microsoft technologies.
Develop applications and web applications in .Net technologies.
Achieve product delivery dates and plan for product enhancements.
Capable of working with team members in a virtual setting across multiple geographies.
Contribute to development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives and process improvement programs.
Creating, maintaining, and troubleshooting source code in a complex codebase.
Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field
5Yrs experience in application development, specifically utilizing Microsoft Technologies including but not limited to: ASP.NET, C#, HTML, jQuery, MS SQL Server, WCF.
Experience with Silverlight, HTML5, KnockoutJS, Mobile Web, and Test-Driven development preferred.
Experience in Agile based development methodology or similar formal methodologies.
Capable of working independently as well as a strong team player.
Excellent problem solving skills related to applying appropriate technology to business problems.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Location: Burlington, MA or Kansas City
Ascend Learning is a world-leading education technology company serving healthcare and other high-growth career industries. We produce...