Junior Web Software Developer

Berklee College Of Music

The Junior Web Software Developer is responsible for the support and development of Berklee Online’s business, e-commerce, and marketing systems. This developer may be working on bug fixes and new features in web applications written in Javascript, Ruby on Rails, and TCL.

The developer will participate in planning and testing work as part of the software engineering team, and contribute to all parts of the software development lifecycle.

 

Responsibilities

  • Build new features and resolves bugs in the e-commerce and student information applications, as well as the marketing website.
  • Work with senior developers and staff designers to create intuitive, responsive user experiences
  • Participate in testing and quality improvement work
  • Work with a team of developers to participate in peer review, and also architectural and code quality reviews with the lead software architect.


Required Skills

  • Proficiency with SQL databases (PostgreSQL or equivalent)


Required Experience

  • Experience building complete features or applications in at least one of the following:
    • Ruby on Rails
    • Javascript
    • TCL
  • HTML and CSS Fundamentals
  • Experience working with a team, and coding to existing architectural patterns and guidelines within current applications.
  • Experience in agile or lean methodologies

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