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Senior Software Developer



Req ID:  1942
Level of experience:  Mid-Career
Remote:  No
Travel Required:  None

Employee Type:  Full - Time 




At Ellucian, we’re motivated by a mission. Higher education is facing profound change. Shifting demographics and cultural perceptions, combined with declining support and rising expectations, are forcing colleges to do more with less. That’s where we come in. As true believers in the power of education to transform lives, we’re dedicated to helping all our customers thrive—not just survive—in these challenging times by transforming their institutions from the traditional paper-based colleges of yesterday to the agile, connected campuses of today. From cloud solutions built on world-class infrastructure to powerful analytics that drive successful planning, we lead the industry in building enterprise-class solutions tailored to institutions around the world.

Our passion and commitment for learning and continuous improvement drive us internally, too. From professional development to flexibility and work-life balance, we give our global employees the tools they need to succeed so we can all grow together.





A successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Designing, implementing, troubleshooting, and maintaining our web application framework for large ERP system
  • Working with the development team to ensure robust, future-proof design and development using the full product lifecycle
  • Advocating and implementing front-end engineering best practices related to usability, performance, security, and code quality
  • Ensuring that accessibility standards are met
  • Providing written and verbal knowledge to other team members through collaboration and training in an Agile environment
  • Collaborating with visual designers, analysts, product owners and other team members to produce best solution
  • Analyzing and reviewing business, functional, and technical requirements
  • Developing code according to specs and standards and providing feedback via peer reviews
  • Working with peers to ensure consistency with related documents, processes, and procedures
  • Staying current with modern development trends and looking for opportunities to improve our development approaches and best practices
  • Taking ownership of implementation of requirements with minimal supervision
  • Taking ownership of day to day deliverables and bringing them to a logical conclusion



  • Computer Science Degree or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of experience as software developer
  • Experience with full-stack architecture and development (Angular JS or REACT, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, jQuery, Ajax)
  • Strong command of HTML 5, CSS3, Javascript, including familiarity with responsive design and modern JavaScript frameworks (Angular, KnockoutJS, etc)
  • Experience with object-oriented programming languages (C#, Java)
  • High proficiency with development tools such as Visual Studio
  • Excellent analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services
  • Working knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Experience working with Soap and Rest API testing using tools like soap UI, postman, etc...




  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent proficiency reading, writing, and speaking English
  • Experience with MVC design pattern, particularly .Net MVC
  • Experience with large-scale system deployment
  • Agile development practices
  • Functional knowledge of the Higher Education Domain is a plus
  • Functional knowledge of Accounting and Finance is a plus #LI-SN1


Ellucian provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ellucian complies with all laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.  Ellucian expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Ellucian employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

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