Backend Developer, Admin Experience

2021-10-13
USA Only
Degreed
Degreed is the upskilling platform that connects learning to opportunities. We integrate everything people use to learn and build their careers—skill insights, LMSs, courses, videos, articles, and projects—and match everyone to growth opportunities that fit their unique skills, roles, and goals. Degreed exists to discover, empower and recognize the next generation of the world's expertise.

We are looking for a backend or full-stack developer who is passionate about architecting and implementing scalable software to empower our client administrators.
This position will report to the Engineering Manager of our Admin Experience team.
A Day in the Life

You will architect and develop various services and APIs for the Degreed product
Use SOLID principles in creating maintainable and high quality code
Collaborate with product owners to ensure features/changes meet business requirements and fulfill Degreed’s strategy and the product team’s strategy.
Translate complex technical ideas and implementations into easy to understand documentation
Work closely with other developers and internal teams to gain understanding of new features, dependencies, and technical details
Write unit tests and develop solutions for data validation in partnership with Product and our Database Developers
Share your passion when discovering and applying what you learn to new challenges
Operate autonomously with minimal direction, while being highly organized and detail-oriented.
Learn, grow professionally, contribute to an amazing team, and play a key role in fueling a massive change in learning and learning recognition

Who You Are

5+ years of experience developing software using statically typed languages and web frameworks, specifically C# & ASP.NET
5+ years experience developing/architecting RESTful APIs
5+ years experience creating highly scalable systems and frameworks

What Will Set You Apart

Experience with Azure Durable Functions
Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
Experience with T-SQL
Experience with FTP and file parsing

Total Rewards at Degreed
We believe your best work happens when you have a complete life balance, and Degreed gives you the support and flexibility to make that happen. Degreed is committed to delivering a comprehensive benefits program that provides the support you need. At the time of this posting, this role is eligible to participate in the following benefits:

Comprehensive health insurance for you and your family (both PPO and HDHP plans available)
Dental and vision plans for you and your family
Employer-paid life insurance, AD&D, short-term disability, and long-term disability
Company equity
401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with up to 4% match
Company funded HSA and dependent care FSA (pending eligibility)
Generous Parental Leave
Unlimited Paid Time Off and 5 sick days per year
Education benefit: Up to $1,200 per year for anything you want to learn (and we mean anything)!
One-time Home Office Stipend to make your workspace more comfortable
Monthly internet and phone stipend
Monthly wellness stipend through Twic

*Degreed reserves the right to modify these benefits at any time, for any reason in accordance with applicable law. Please note the offerings vary based on location.

Work Environment & Physical Demands
Degreed is a remote-first company, however our roles are open to in-office or flex work if you live in a city with a physical office location (when it is safe to return to the office). This role has the opportunity to operate 100% virtually from your home office. We primarily collaborate with our US and International colleagues through virtual meetings (Zoom), email, and Slack. In this role, you will be required to operate a lap computer (PC or Mac available), computer software platforms, and other office productivity machinery as necessary. Due to the nature of this role, you must be able to remain stationary for extended periods, and must be able to observe and interpret written and/or verbal communication.
Additional Information
Degreed provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

We are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Degreed will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Degreed uses the E-Verify employment verification program.