Associate Software Engineer (entry-level) - ( 2113802 )
Software Engineer (entry-level)
Spotlight is a start-up California tech company recently acquired by Pearson, the global leader in educational software and publishing with 21,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.
This position is ideal for a recent graduate from a Computer Science program from a 4-year university.
What we do:
We have proprietary technology to generate millions of personalized animated videos, each one customized to the individual viewer, in up to 15 different languages. Each video is unique based on automated analysis of large sets of data. Our customers are schools, states and corporations wishing to communicate results of assessments (tests) to the students, parents and employees.
Who we are:
We are a perfect combination of an entrepreneurial start-up and an established stable corporation. That's because we were a 20-person start-up until five months ago when we were purchased by Pearson. We are growing at over 100% annually, and have a huge future in supplying our technology to the different divisions of Pearson, which is the leading education company in the world. (check us out at Spotlight-Education
What you would do:
You would join a team of 15 software engineers and technical people building software products for our customers.
Is this remote?
Yes! We are a fully-remote team, mostly based in California, but distributed in all U.S. timezones.
The anticipated starting salary range for Colorado-based individuals expressing interest in this position is $55k - 75k. This position is eligible to participate in an annual incentive program. Benefits available to eligible employees can be seen at: https://pearsonbenefitsus.com/
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.
Passionate about coding
Interested in working on front-end coding or databases
Willing to learn
Easy to work with
Interested in helping improve education
Education: Bachelor's in Computer Science
Primary Location : US-RE-Remote
Work Locations :
Job : Technology
Organization : Assessments School
Employee Status : Regular Employee
Job Type : Standard
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Sep 29, 2021
Job Unposting : Ongoing
Schedule: : Full-time Regular
Req ID: 2113802