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2018-01-04 <div>TestBest is a new and growing education technology company with multiple offices across the United States and Asia. TestBest is a Silicon Valley-based, vertically-integrated educational solution provider. Our mission is to improve access to higher education to students around the globe, and increasing transparency in the application process for academic institutions. TestBest’s products include an TOEFL and IELTS App for enable students to practice TOEFL and IELTS questions and tests graded by educators in the U.S. through the App platform. In addition, the TestBest Class App enables international students to experience an authentic live U.S. classroom environment with an educator in the U.S. At TestBest, we connect motivated students to excellent U.S. educators (known as TestBest Mentors). Mentors provide feedback to students (primarily writing and speaking feedback) and live classroom instruction. This and more is described on our website: Testbest.com<br><br><strong>Position Overview</strong><br>As the Junior Web Developer, you will work with our team of developers in China and the U.S. for designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function and according to specifications. Web Development works closely with other app development and technical teams including Mobile Development and QA.<br><br>With general direction, you must be able to seek and provide assistance to/from other team members to solve problems, as well as be flexible when priorities change. Since you will be working directly with our development team in China, the position requires a flexible schedule.<br><br>As we grow, you’ll grow too and have many opportunities to hone one set of skills, build a team, or try something different. But as with any early stage start-up, flexibility and a bias towards saying, “I can help make X happen – here’s how” are what move us forward.<br><br><strong>General Responsibilities</strong></div><ul><li>Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices</li><li>Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices</li><li>Integrate data from various back-end services and databases</li><li>Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs</li><li>Create and maintain software documentation</li><li>Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site</li></ul><div><strong>Qualifications (you should have most of these)</strong></div><ul><li>BS in computer science or a related field</li><li>Top-notch programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS</li><li>Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development</li><li>Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process</li></ul><div><strong>General Requirements</strong></div><ul><li>Proven working experience in web programming</li><li>Familiarity with at least one of the following programming languages: Javascript or Ruby on Rails</li><li>A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices</li><li>Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen</li><li>Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.</li></ul><div>In addition to the information above, we require our employees to work on site in our office in Chico, CA. Applicants from out of the area will be rejected.</div> Degree Required Full Time Jr.DevJobs Estimate: $61,579 1 or Fewer Years of Experience Rails, Ruby, JavaScript, OOD TestBest Software Chico, CA USA Rails, Ruby, JavaScript, OOD Junior Web Developer 2018-02-03

Junior Web Developer

TestBest
Chico, CA Full Time
Rails, Ruby, JavaScript, OOD
Degree Required
Jr.DevJobs Estimate: $61,579
20 days ago
TestBest is a new and growing education technology company with multiple offices across the United States and Asia. TestBest is a Silicon Valley-based, vertically-integrated educational solution provider. Our mission is to improve access to higher education to students around the globe, and increasing transparency in the application process for academic institutions. TestBest’s products include an TOEFL and IELTS App for enable students to practice TOEFL and IELTS questions and tests graded by educators in the U.S. through the App platform. In addition, the TestBest Class App enables international students to experience an authentic live U.S. classroom environment with an educator in the U.S. At TestBest, we connect motivated students to excellent U.S. educators (known as TestBest Mentors). Mentors provide feedback to students (primarily writing and speaking feedback) and live classroom instruction. This and more is described on our website: Testbest.com

Position Overview
As the Junior Web Developer, you will work with our team of developers in China and the U.S. for designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function and according to specifications. Web Development works closely with other app development and technical teams including Mobile Development and QA.

With general direction, you must be able to seek and provide assistance to/from other team members to solve problems, as well as be flexible when priorities change. Since you will be working directly with our development team in China, the position requires a flexible schedule.

As we grow, you’ll grow too and have many opportunities to hone one set of skills, build a team, or try something different. But as with any early stage start-up, flexibility and a bias towards saying, “I can help make X happen – here’s how” are what move us forward.

General Responsibilities
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Create and maintain software documentation
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site
Qualifications (you should have most of these)
  • BS in computer science or a related field
  • Top-notch programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS
  • Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development
  • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
General Requirements
  • Proven working experience in web programming
  • Familiarity with at least one of the following programming languages: Javascript or Ruby on Rails
  • A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
In addition to the information above, we require our employees to work on site in our office in Chico, CA. Applicants from out of the area will be rejected.