Nelnet is expanding its ClassBundl team, a dynamic start-up in its fourth year of existence. We are seeking an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset that designs and develops software tools for the benefit of our end users. By joining our team, you will be responsible for developing and designing the core functionality of our products as well as providing an optimal customer experience. While Class Bundl is considered a startup, we enjoy the full support and ample resources of Nelnet. It is truly the best of all worlds. The goal will be to develop the new products as efficiently as possible to ascertain their viability and sustainability as well as improving existing products to maximize scale and value. The development stack may be done on a variety of platforms and will involve prototyping ideas on multiple mediums. Currently, the back-end is built in PHP.
This position will be integral in developing the ClassBundl services offered by Nelnet to provide the utmost of customer convenience and school fund-raising. The position will serve as the developer for the school supply and apparel e-commerce site in addition to an on-line fundraising platform. The developer will also be looked upon to present new ideas and/or products to serve our target market.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and/or commensurate experience
Minimum 3 years of experience in software development & an ability to develop early-stage solutions in multiple platforms. Ability to think creatively, network internally and externally, and communicate effectively are a must. Experience conducting interactive design, visual design, and prototyping.
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