Ellucian Senior Software Developer in Bangalore, India


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Senior Software Developer


Product Team

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Role Description:

Successful canidates will bring new and creative solutions to the product evolution supporting our XE design principles: extensibility, configuration, usability, openness, and scalability. Exciting opportunity to work with existing teams and learn advanced aspects of Java, J2EE, AngularJS, HTML5 and CSS3. Get a first hand look at our vision on our website https://www.ellucian.com/Banner9Vision/

The successful candidate will add value by:

  • Analyze and influence business, functional and technical requirements

  • Lead planning and execution activites within a development team

  • Collaborating on architecture and design across multiple scrum teams

  • Engaging with team in software requirement analysis, design and reviews

  • Staying current with modern web development trends

  • Designing and developing reusable platform components and web applications

  • Develop code according to specifications and standards

  • Lead code reviews

  • Prepare test data

  • Present ideas and solutions

  • Plan and conduct basic unit, integration testing, performance testing

  • Engage in continuous learning and adoption of new concepts, technologies and functionality

  • Demonstrate ownership from specification review to product adoption

  • Positions at this level are responsible for planning, processing, and executing technical assignments.

  • Makes independent decisions and gets it reviewed before taking action within established practices and procedures.

  • Work is collaborative in nature and provides regular updates to scrum team on project/assignments status.

  • Impacts team or client productivity/effectiveness.

Interact with employees and/or clients for specialized or informative purposes.

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Required Skills/Knowledge/Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in Java/J2EE development.

  • 3 years working experience on database skills.

  • Knowledge of SDLC

  • Pl/SQL is a required skill. Ability to write queries and database objects while following standards and processes.

  • Unit testing frameworks such as Jasmine or JSUnit

  • Working knowledge of Groovy/Grails framework

  • Web Development best practises

  • Demonstrated innovations at work

  • Experience in working with distributed and cross cultural teams

  • Experience of Scrum Agile development methodology

  • Good communication and organizational skills

  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Desired Skills/Knowledge/Experience:

  • Experience creating accessible applications

  • Interest in higher education applications

  • Knowledge/experience: GIT, PL/SQL, Oracle, Weblogic, Tomcat.

  • Experience with Java Performance Analysis and Tuning

  • Experience with designing and implementing SaaS based applications

  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) standards

  • AJAX and RESTful API’s

Company Information:

Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

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We’re inclusive

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Ellucian without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.