* * * We will consider non-local and remote candidates. Remote candidates must periodically be able to travel to Minneapolis.
* * * We are not able to sponsor candidates who require visa sponsorship at this time
FastBridge Learning is seeking an experienced Java Developer with Full-Stack experience that includes solid server side web app development and troubleshooting skills to join us in our downtown Minneapolis office. We work with a pragmatically agile process; closely aligned with product management, operations, and customer support; as well as affiliated research staff. This is an opportunity to join a small team that is passionate about improving the lives of teachers and students.
You are a talented developer with a passion for your work and making a difference. You relish finding elegant solutions to complex problems. You have a keen eye and intuition for spotting production issues early and acting before a fire ignites. You flourish in a collaborative environment where honesty and trust are valued. Most importantly, you will be passionate about creating an exceptional, high-quality application that supports and serves educators and students.
Our server technology platform is currently based on Java, Spring, and Hibernate, hosted in AWS, and it delivered millions of assessments to students in the 2 school year. That's today. As a senior member of the development team, you'll have a hand in shaping what it looks like tomorrow. If you don't have all the preferred qualifications but they represent areas of interest or things you'd like to learn, please talk to us. We'll support education and training that support our and your technology goals.
As a Senior Java Developer at FastBridge Learning, you will be building our flagship web application- Formative Assessment System for Teachers (FAST™)-as well as new products. You'll be part of the Product Development and Technology team and report to the Director of Engineering. You will use server-side technologies (mainly within the Spring framework) to build new product features such as assessments, reports, single-sign-on integrations, and other areas; as well as helping to improve the stability, performance, and scalability of our platform. There is also opportunity to influence the direction of the front-end architecture as we further develop our products.
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Company Description FastBridge Learning () is a rapidly growing K-12 formative assessment company. We help teachers foster greater learning outcomes via the effective use of evidence-based classroom assessments in math, reading, and behavior, which provide teachers the best data and real-time feedback to inform intervention and instruction. We are driven by our mission to transform the way teachers assess and address the learning needs of their students. We serve schools in 40 states, including a statewide implementation in Iowa, and will administer nearly 20 million assessments this school year, and we have no plans of slowing down any time soon.