Junior Full-Stack Web Developer (Columbus, Ohio)

Founded in 2012, Aviso Retention is a student retention solution that helps colleges and universities solve one of the biggest challenges in higher education: keeping students engaged, optimizing the chances of student success, and avoiding attrition. Aviso does this in a holistic way, by combining proven coaching methodologies with supportive software tools and predictive analytics.

Position Overview

Aviso Retention has an immediate position available for a talented junior web developer. First and foremost, you must have an unwavering interest to create elegant software solutions used by thousands of college students and staff. The right individual must quickly understand challenges and be able to recommend and implement technical solutions to solve them. This position will require you to work with our small, fast-paced team of technical experts. Your input will be valued and well-designed solutions coveted.

An ideal candidate will have the following characteristics:

  • You have an understanding of web technologies, including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and a server-side web development platform (we use Grails).
  • You have a passion for programming, a good work ethic, and a desire to be challenged in our fast-paced environment.
  • You have a Bachelor's degree in computer science (or related field).
  • You are a fast learner, and love to figure things out on your own, as well as take coaching from those around you.

Other Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
  • Capable of working independently within a fast-paced, dynamic team-oriented environment.
  • Mobile experience a plus.
  • Database experience (SQL) a plus.

Above all else, the most important skill required is the ability to deliver. Shipping software is what we do!