Software Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/26/17
Harrisonburg, VA
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/26/17


Jenzabar student information systems have been chosen more often than any other SIS over the past five years. Exclusively serving higher education, Jenzabar software and services are designed to drive higher performance in every department at your institution.

Jenzabar associates are top performers in their fields of expertise — and they’re dedicated to delivering industry-leading enterprise and software solutions to colleges and universities across the world.

Job Skills / Requirements

Jenzabar is looking for a talented and experienced Software Engineer to join our team of passionate people in designing and developing a high quality, end user focused administrative web application for higher education.

This individual should be highly proficient with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery and have a passion for web development as well as a keen eye for well-designed UX and UI.

The Software Engineer should have solid experience with Responsive Web Design techniques to build interfaces which will adapt to the many devices in which our end users will use to access our application.

Solid experience with developing .Net MVC web applications and the .Net framework is highly preferred. If you enjoy working in a team environment to develop an application that will not just let users do their work but help them do their work, then please consider joining the Jenzabar team.

Principal Responsibilities:

•Work closely and effectively with product management and UX Designers to build world class web applications
•Translate UX design specifications to responsive and adaptive web applications using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript that work well across multiple devices.
•Contribute to design and architecture of our platform to meet business requirements.
•Build reusable components
•Iteratively refactor HTML, CSS and JavaScript code so that the UI codebase is scalable and maintainable
•Stay current on the latest web tools, client side technologies, standards, and practices.


•Bachelor or graduate degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.

Required Knowledge, Experience and Skills

•Experience in development of multi-tier applications and web applications using .Net framework based OO technologies and techniques. Programming experience utilizing C# and ASP.Net is required.
•Experience developing cross-browser web applications using HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery
•Knowledge of RWD techniques and “mobile first” concepts
•Experience with JavaScript MVC frameworks (like Ember), single page apps and client-side templates with an excellent understanding of MVC patterns for web applications
•Well versed in SQL and relational database models. Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 required.
•Proven ability and desire to both estimate tasks and meet deadlines, working effectively with minimal supervision in a team environment
•Good analytical and problem solving skills
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a strong teamwork focus
•Motivated, hardworking and flexible
•Quick learner who enjoys a challenge and can see the bigger picture

Preferred Knowledge, Experience and Skills

•Familiar with Twitter Bootstrap CSS Framework
•Knowledge of software development methodologies and practices, especially Agile/iterative development processes
•Familiarity with administrative software for higher education.[less]

Education Requirements (Any)

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university

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