SMART is helping educators and businesses succeed all over the world. Our technology empowers teachers, students and teams to learn and collaborate in innovative ways, inspiring breakthroughs – from improved learning outcomes to moving businesses forward.
Work at SMART Technologies, and you can be part of a team that creates and markets leading-edge hardware and software tools sold around the world. You can join the many skilled professionals who make SMART part of three million classrooms worldwide.
Reporting to the Manager, Software development, you will be a member of a highly agile team tasked with developing new functionality, as well as maintaining and supporting the existing, publicly available product. The ideal candidate must be self-directed and a fast learner, flexible enough to work on new technologies as well as legacy components.
Responsibilities and Duties
Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers, with server-side logic
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability
Implementation of security and data protection
Design and implement new functionality in our web products
Apply test-driven development practices including writing and maintaining unit tests
Work closely with our test team to ensure automated testing has appropriate coverage
Evaluate and choose new technologies and libraries to incorporate into our products
Participate in code and design reviews
Write and maintain technical documentation
Resolve outages and field escalations
Troubleshoot and fix technical bugs
Run performance benchmarking tests
Estimate effort for work items
Participation in the full software lifecycle
Other duties as required
Strong foundations in computer science, in particular data structures, concurrent programming, distributed services, databases, etc.
Experience developing web services in Go or Java using
Understanding test-driven development practices including writing and maintaining unit tests
Experience with developing software using Agile software development
Building and deploying applications to Amazon Web Services or other PAAS
Experience releasing software using a continuous deployment pipeline
Deals well with conflict
Strong communication skills in both English and Spanish
Ability to take initiative and propose solutions
Adherence to SMART’s Core Values and Behaviours
Ability to work independently
Preferred Experience with Amazon Glue and Amazon RDS.
Preferred Experience with Data Analytic Systems
Preferred Experience developing/architecting highly available services
Preferred Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
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