Software Engineer - Python, Javascript

  • Boston, MA
  • Full-time

Job Description

Job Description

Skill assessments are an important part of measuring our learners’ proficiency. You’ll be an integral team member in developing best-in-class tooling for the people and teams who create our skill assessments. In addition, you will:

  • Provide architectural, strategic, and scale recommendations for both frontend and backend development

  • Collaborate with Product Manager and UX Designer to better understand the customer, provide valuable input into standards, layouts, navigational features, functional design, and usability

  • Help us assure absolute stability in our product through continuous integration, staged releases and feature toggles

  • Implement asynchronous messaging patterns to communicate between services

  • Apply your experience in making intelligent, forward-thinking, technical decisions to our development process, including implementing new standards, tools, APIs, and workflows

Experience you'll need:

  • Prior experience building software for high traffic websites, using languages such as Javascript and Python

  • Full stack experience preferred

  • Experience with web frameworks and APIs (e.g. Flask)

  • Experience with frontend development, including Javascript and responsive layout across a wide number of devices.  Experience with React/Redux is a bonus.

  • Deep understanding of relational databases, and other types of data stores

  • AWS DevOps and networking experience is a bonus

  • Experience with automated and unit testing

  • Experience with microservices architecture a plus

Working at Pluralsight

Founded in 2004 and trusted by Fortune 500 companies, Pluralsight is the technology skills platform organizations and individuals in 150+ countries count on to create progress for the world. 

Our platform helps technologists master their craft and take control of their careers. We empower businesses everywhere to build adaptable teams, speed up release cycles and become scalable, reliable and secure. We come to work everyday knowing we’re helping our customers build the skills that power innovation. 

And we don’t let fear, egos or drama distract us from our mission. Our mission to democratize technology skills is what drives us and our values are at the helm of how we work together. It’s our commitment to practicing them day in, day out that enables our performance. We’re adults, and we treat each other that way. We have the autonomy to do our jobs, transparency to eliminate office politics and trust each other to do the right thing. We thrive in an environment with creativity around every corner, challenges that keep us on our toes, and peers who inspire us to be the best we can be. We bring different viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences, and united by our mission, we are one.  

Bring yourself. Pluralsight is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

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