Career Opportunity: Senior Software Engineer – Academic Benchmarks in Cincinnati/Mason, OH
Don’t just program software - design and create applications that are used throughout the academic industry to help support educators and provide a better learning environment for students.
Academic Benchmarks is a highly profitable, small company that provides services for most of the leading K-12 education technology and publishing companies in the US. Our efforts have helped K-12 teachers across the country find the resources they need to ensure their students’ success.
Due to an internal promotion, Academic Benchmarks is currently seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our growing team in Mason, Ohio. This position will perform all phases of application analysis and design. Essential duties include designing, testing, and debugging programs and consulting with internal and external users on program needs. This senior programmer will participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle, including the architecture of solutions, creation of design documentation, actual coding, and developing test plans. In addition, the Senior Software Engineer will provide accurate development estimates and deliver projects on schedule.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter with outstanding communication, technical and problem solving skills, in addition to having: • Bachelor degree in a related field with at least 5 to 10 years related experience or equivalent knowledge gained through related work experience. • Expertise in object oriented design and design patterns • Experience with implementing algorithms to solve complex real world problems • PERL 5 experience preferred, however experience with PHP, Python or Ruby will be considered • Solid skills with HTTP/REST, AJAX, HTML5, CSS, XML/JSON, MySQL, and mod_perl/Apache 2 also preferred • Data analytics, AWS or other cloud platform experience, jQuery, Moose, and CORS experience a plus, but not required • A positive attitude and a passion for making work fun is absolutely required!
Academic Benchmarks also offers 100% employer paid health, dental, and vision for you (and reasonable costs for your qualified dependents) as well as generous paid time off and company holidays. We also offer you a chance to work for a small, fast growing company where your ideas are heard and valued and you can really make a difference!
If you are looking for a great career opportunity with a profitable, growing company, look no further! Send your resume and salary requirements to us.
Employer is EOE/M/F/D/V. We are seeking local candidates; relocation and sponsorship are not provided. Please no phone calls or recruiters.