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Software Developer & Test Engineer at TISS Mumbai [2 Position]: Apply by Aug 8: Expired

Applications are invited for Software Developer & Test Engineer at TISS Mumbai for the year 2021. The last date of application is 8 August 2021.

The Centre is looking to recruit highly motivated and qualified professionals and researchers to staff its multidisciplinary teams and contribute to its projects and activities at Mumbai Campus.

Software Developer (Front-end) – One Position

You will work with the developer team, centre faculty, teams such as content and project implementation teams at the centre – right from the requirements stage to release of the learning platforms, digital interactive, dashboards and websites.

Key Responsibilities

  • Life cycle aspects of UI/UX for various learning platforms, digital interactives, dashboards and websites – including requirement gathering, programming, testing and release management
  • Work with various teams at the centre for requirement gathering, seek feedback and proactively find innovative solutions to various UI/ UX needs across teams
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive code repositories and project documentation
  • Participate in Scrum meeting, discussions, conference calls and work closely and proactively with team members under the guidance of seniors

Desired Profile/Skills

  • Comfort with the standard front-end technologies and desire to learn new technologies
  • Proven experience with UI/UX development using HTML5, CSS and JavaScript
  • Thorough understanding and experience of developing progressive web apps with responsive design frameworks such as Django, Bootstrap, Foundation, ReactJS, Node.JS, JQuery, AngularJS and other frameworks like Ajax
  • Experience with Open Source modes of development – on Linux variants, docker and virtual environments, Ability to do code management with Git – GitHub and GitLab
  • An understanding of back-end technologies – Python and SQL/NoSQL databases.
  • Excellent understanding of UX principles, usability aspects, web accessibility guidelines and a good sense of aesthetics
  • Being a considerate and cheerful team player with ability to tap into the other members of the technology team and their experience to solve technology issues and help others when needed
  • Should be an organized, passionate and goal-oriented person who understands what various technology projects have in common, and their strategic role in how the CETE technology efforts can be primed for success
  • Should be able to work well under pressure and be comfortable with change and complexity in dynamic environments, be able to estimate efforts and deliver with stringent timelines
  • Accent on (always) improving his/her own and the teams’ skills
  • Research orientation – and the ability to scribe documentation in terms of tech reports and research briefs, Ability to learn and grow with the organization

Qualifications

  • Applicants must be Engineers or Equivalent preferably with computer science / IT background
  • Prior exposure to Educational Technologies is a plus

Experience

  • 1+ years of relevant experience in a software industry
  • SDLC life cycle experience from development to testing and release

Duration: One year (extendable based on project need and performance)

Remuneration: Gross monthly remuneration for the position is in the range of Rs. 30,000-40,000 per month, commensurate with qualification and experience.

Software Test Engineer- One Position

You will work with the developer team, centre faculty as well as other teams such as content and project implementation teams at the centre – right from the requirements stage to release of the learning platforms, digital interactives, dashboards and websites.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ownership of the testing cycle aspects of various learning platforms, EdTech tools, dashboards, websites, mobile apps and software packages – including automation, scripting, debugging, testing and delivery
  • Work with various teams at the centre to gather requirements, seek feedback and proactively find innovative solutions alongwith developers
  • Support teams at the centre, on-campus and remote, for IT services and infrastructure maintenance, troubleshooting and liasoning with service providers
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive code repositories and project documentation
  • Participate in Scrum meeting, discussions, conference calls and work closely and proactively with team members under the guidance of seniors

Desired Profile/Skills

  • Ability to understand the functional requirements, translating them to test cases and keeping communication channels open both ways
  • Comfort with the general front-end technologies, Understanding of UX principles, usability aspects and web accessibility guidelines, and ability to work with new technologies
  • Proven experience of test case automation and bug tracking with frameworks/tools such as Selenium and Cucumber
  • Comfort with one or more programming/scripting languages – HTML5, python, shell
  • Experience with Open Source modes of development – on Linux variants, docker and virtual environments, ability to work with Git – GitHub and GitLab
  • Working knowledge of computer hardware and software and debugging skills to troubleshoot common issues
  • Being a considerate and cheerful team player with ability to tap into the other members of the technology team and their experience to solve technology issues and help others when needed
  • Should be an organized, passionate and goal-oriented person who understands what various technology projects have in common, and their strategic role in how the CETE technology efforts can be primed for success
  • Should be able to work well under pressure and be comfortable with change and complexity in dynamic environments, be able to estimate efforts and deliver with stringent timelines
  • Good communication skills with diverse teams and ability to use tech platforms for updates, discussions, Accent on (always) improving his/her own and the teams’ skills
  • Research orientation – and the ability to scribe documentation in terms of tech reports and research briefs
  • Willingness to work and accept new responsibilities and challenges as per the need of organization

Qualifications

  • Applicants must be Engineers or Equivalent preferably with computer science / IT background
  • Prior exposure to Educational Technologies is a plus

Experience

  • 1+ years of relevant experience in a software industry
  • Experience in agile methodology of software development

Duration: One year (extendable based on project need and performance)

Remuneration: Gross monthly remuneration for the position is in the range of Rs. 30,000/- to 40,000/- per month, commensurate with qualification and experience.

Application

Candidates are requested to apply online via this page.

The application fee of Rs 1000/- to be paid online. The SC/ST/PWD candidates are required to pay fees of Rs. 250/- if they attach the required certificate to the online application form. The women candidates are waived from the payment of application fees. The application will be valid only on receipt of the application fee for those who are required to pay. Fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.

Important dates
  • Last date to receive applications: 8th August 2021
  • Tentative dates for interview: 12th August to 17th August 2021
Click here to view the official notification of Software Developer & Test Engineer at TISS Mumbai.


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