Employer: Pearson

This position is ideal for a recent graduate from a Computer Science program from a 4-year university.

What we do:

We have proprietary technology to generate millions of personalized animated videos, each one customized to the individual viewer, in up to 15 different languages. Each video is unique based on automated analysis of large sets of data. Our customers are schools, states and corporations wishing to communicate results of assessments (tests) to the students, parents and employees.

What you would do:

You would join a team of 15 software engineers and technical people building software products for our customers.

Is this remote?

Yes! We are a fully-remote team, mostly based in California, but distributed in all U.S. timezones.

As required by theColorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Pearson provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $55,000-75,000. This position is not bonus eligible, and information on benefits offered is here.

You are:

  • Are avid about SQL and data.
  • Are comfortable working on SQL for a large part of your day.
  • Can be given messy data and transform it into organized tables and structures.
  • Can think of rules to enforce clean data, catching potential data issues early
  • Are good at generalizing scripts to minimize refactoring.
  • Are good at modularizing code making it easy to be reused.
  • Are happy to write your own scripts and tools to enhance productivity

Education: Bachelor’s in Computer Science