Employment Opportunities

Would you like to be part of a team that is dedicated to improving the lives of people through literacy achievement across America? Our company is committed to “Literacy for All” and we have the track record to prove that we DO make a difference!  Pair that dedication with the fact that we have an impressive, friendly, and committed staff, along with a competitive benefits package and the opportunity to work on a beautiful campus, and work life couldn’t get much better.  Take a moment to view our employment opportunities and learn more about Wilson.

Opportunities at Wilson

  • Front-End Web Developer

    • Location

      Oxford, MA

    • Description

      This position is responsible for the design and programming of responsive and accessible web applications for Wilson Academy and digital versions of Wilson programs.

    • Job Functions

      • Design and develop user interfaces, presentation layers, front ends in both classic web applications and SPAs
      • Be a key player on a small, nimble (and Agile) team
      • Mentor other team members in design and front-end pattern best practices
      • Help keep the team’s skill level up-to-date for front end technologies and patterns
      • Ensure our product continues to evolve with a solid technical foundation
      • Support, maintain and troubleshoot front end applications
      • Execute clean, reliable, robust, and timely solutions
      • Communicate clearly with the dev team and non-technical parties as well
      • Contribute to and help maintain style guideline documentation
      • Demonstrate a high level of creativity, quality, and a positive attitude.
      • Understand and display WLT’s values
      • Other duties as assigned
    • Minimum Requirements

      • Experience developing and working with HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
      • Solid understanding of CSS architecture principles, tooling, and frameworks, SASS
      • Passionate about build great User Experiences (UX)
      • An eye for design, experience in education market preferred
      • Comfortable with Adobe Photoshop, XD or other similar mockup and prototyping tools
      • Experience with popular, modern JS frameworks/ such as JQuery and Vue.JS, transpilers, package managers, bundlers, etc.
      • Experience with .NET, .NET Core and TypeScript preferred
      • Experience with Web Components, Web Assembly a plus
      • Experience with mobile and responsive web application development

        Skills:   

      • Proficiency in HTML, JavaScript, Node, CSS, Restful APIs. .NET experience such as Razor is a plus. 
      • Capability to design accessible, user-friendly and intuitive user interfaces consistent with the Wilson branding 
      • Ability to produce responsive web sites using modern techniques and best practices 
      • Proficient with web security best practices, managing identity, and proper validation. 
      • Creativity along with excellent analytic skills 
      • Experience and passion for agile technical approaches such as continuous delivery and automated testing 
      • Good team player with strong communication skills able to articulate high-level concepts 
      • Providing constructive review and feedback as well as receiving feedback. 
      • Pragmatic decision maker   
      • Ability to shift and change as requirements  
      • Passionate about technology and adept at changing and keeping up with new trends and technologies 
      • Experience with agile/scrum methodologies, familiarity with GIT source control 
      • A solid understanding of multi-tier architectures for public-facing web applications 
      • Passion for learning, communicating and adopting the latest industry best practices for web application UI/UX  
    • Education

      • A BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent work experience
    • Experience

      • 5+ years of software development experience
    • Wilson Language Training is an Equal Opportunity, Drug-Free Employer Committed to Diversity in the Workplace. M/W/D/V
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