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Software Developer (Laravel/Vue)

Academic Programs International in Austin, TX, USA

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type

Full-Time

Why Work Here?

“Awesome culture, growth focused, and dedicated to customer success”

We are looking for an experienced and motivated Software Developer (Laravel/Vue) to join the development team in our Austin, Texas office. The Software Developer will be an integral part of developing new web applications and services using a modern development stack. The position will be responsible for managing new software projects from ideation to development to deployment, while working alongside our product managers on software requirements for new and existing software products. The Software Developer will be exposed to all functions of the business and will require someone comfortable thinking about applications using the microservices model, connecting to external APIs or building your own.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, validate, automate and create innovative web-based software solutions and services for use by internal teams and customers, focused on business needs and ease of customer use
  • Maintain an organized codebase, version control process (using Git), and development environment
  • Test code using testing automation tools: unit tests, functional tests and acceptance tests
  • Collaborate with Project Manager to ensure software products are delivered on time and according to project plan
  • Efficiently troubleshoot issues, identify regressions and plan fixes
  • Document code and processes
  • Maintain a software changelog
  • Maintain company legacy applications and technologies
  • Work regularly with management to align expectations and deliverables
  • Understand industry trends and stay up to date on these trends to deliver solutions that give the company a competitive edge
  • Work across the different lines of business and across departments to ensure expectations and needs are met
  • Manage/assist in the creation, design and review of technical documentation of software products/solutions
  • Protect intellectual property by working appropriate legal elements (i.e. procurement, patents, open source)
  • Deliver products within budget, schedule and design/quality guidelines
  • Drive idea generation for new products and/or enhancements of existing products
  • Assist in the development of the company’s application management/program enrollment system
  • Continue to evolve and enhance application management/enrollment system to maximize performance and availability in order to meet the business’s growth requirement

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science preferred
  • 2-5 years of web development experience using Laravel, VueJS, MySQL, and Postgres
  • Experience and high level of proficiency on Git version control
  • Experience using ticket/issue tracking systems

COMPETENCIES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, mission-driven, team environment
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Highly motivated to accomplish goals quickly and successfully
  • Strong communication skills with ability to effectively develop and communicate vision and strategy
  • Comfortable learning new tools, systems and technology

Please submit your resume, website link and salary history for consideration.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance.

About Academic Programs International:

Academic Programs International, LLC (API) with headquarters in Austin, TX, is a global learning company that has helped students have expectational experiences around the world for over 20 years. API believes in the value of international education as a means of promoting intellectual curiosity, cultural sensitivity and holistic personal development. More than 4,000 students and participants travel abroad annually to over 50 cities within twenty-nine countries in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Oceania. API partners with universities and provides individual attention to every participant to attract students from colleges and universities across the United States, public and private, large and small.

We offer a fast-paced, mission-driven, team environment with:
• Competitive base salary, including performance-based bonus
• Full benefits package, including company-paid employee medical, dental, and life insurance; health saving plan (with company
contribution), retirement savings plan with company match, paid holidays (including birthday) and paid time off plan(s)
• Paid parental leave
• Casual dress and flex time
• Room for advanced growth within company, including stipends for training and development
• Endless snacks and drinks
• Company events

Company address: 301 Camp Craft Rd. Austin, Texas 78746

Posted date: 27 days ago

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