Associate Software Engineer (Entry-Level)

Pearson Little Rock , AR 72215

Posted 2 months ago

Associate Software Engineer (entry-level) - ( 2113802 )

Description

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.

Qualifications

You are:

  • Passionate about coding

  • Interested in working on front-end coding or databases

  • Willing to learn

  • Self-motivated

  • Smart

  • Hard-working

  • Easy to work with

  • Interested in helping improve education

Education: Bachelor's in Computer Science

Primary Location : US-RE-Remote

Work Locations :

US-Remote

Remote

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

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