Junior Python Developer
We have a great opportunity for a talented and self-motivated Backend Developer to join our product team at Kaplan. If you are passionate about education and want to make a difference in the lives of thousands of students, this is the fit for you! Working out of our New York, NY office, you will be conceptualizing and developing innovative, intuitive, and effective software products to help our students meet their educational and career goals.
Working closely Front End Developers and other Backend Developers
Researching the latest technologies and utilizing relevant tools in development work as needed.
Comfortable working in a fast paced scrum based agile environment.
Adaptable and collaborative.
Comfortable using command-line tools.
Focused on test development and metric-guided solutions.
1+ years of professional experience in a web-based, performance-focused, responsive design development environment.
Track record of developing functional highly performing applications.
Hands on experience working with Java and Object Oriented Design principles.
Hands on experience working with NoSQL technologies.
Proven experience working with WebServices (REST APIs) Experience dealing with production support troubleshooting.
Demonstrated ability to effectively work in team environment with minimal supervision.
Familiarity with Agile/Scrum software development methodology.
Knowledge of APIs or Microservices.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a proven ability to present information clearly and effectively.
Bachelors in Computer Science or related technical field preferred. Strong relevant work experience considered.
New York, NY, USA
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Kaplan is an Equal Opportunity Employer