Full Stack Developer


The Walden’s Student Information Systems team’s goal is to deliver a world-class user experience to our customers by leveraging the latest in user experience design and technology enhanced by Artificial Intelligence and Automation. Our team consists of highly driven, technically talented people who are passionate about developing new innovative solutions to drive Walden’s key business strategies.

The Walden Student Information Systems team is looking for a talented, highly motivated and hands on Full Stack Developer to help drive a best-in-class user experience for our students. The developer will design and build enhancements to existing student portals as well as new and innovative technology experiences, develop a common framework and reusable components and API’s using API/Micro services development and Web/Mobile experience design concepts, and be responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of these systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with digital product management teams to determine business requirements and manage design, build and deployment of enhancement and new product initiatives.
  • Work with Architecture teams to determine architecture and design of the portal components and API’s by understanding needs from Product Management.


  • Provide thought leadership in helping business leaders understand how portals experiences will enhance customer engagement.
  • Work with vendors to integrate their products into the portals and on new product development.
  • Passionate about performing hands-on work as well as accelerating teams by providing appropriate support.
  • Work across a matrix organization using Agile IT methodologies


  • TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 8 years of related experience
  • Proficiency with front end languages such as HTML, JavaScript, CSS


  • Proficiency with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular (preferred) or React
  • Proficiency with server-side languages such as Java, JavaScript and run time environments like JVM, NodeJS
  • Proficiency with relational (Oracle, SQL server) and NoSQL (Mongo DB) databases
  • Proficiency in CI/CD process (Azure DevOps Preferred)
  • Familiarity with APIs and API Management 


  • Familiarity with AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform 
  • Experience with agile software development methods
  • Familiarity with Firebase is a plus
  • Familiarity with Ionic framework, Android and iOS development is a plus
  • Experience in graph databases is a plus


  • COMPETENCIES:

  • Solution-oriented with problem solving ability.


  • Results driven ensuring concept to completion with focus on time to value
  • Collaborative and a team player leveraging relationships as a means to resolving blockers
  • Self-motivated and driven to find the right solution based in incubation or scale
  • Hands-on with interest in developing proof of concepts leading by example
  • Strong communication skills

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