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Pearson E-Commerce Front End Developer in Des Moines, Iowa

E-Commerce Front End Developer - ( 2108382 )


We are the world’s learning company with more than 21,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

The E-Commerce Front End Developer is responsible for the design and enhancement of E-Commerce sites. The E-Commerce Front End Developer develops, maintains, and builds enhancements for sites. They work within our security framework to ensure that proper best practices are followed with all work. They partner with 3 rd party vendors as needed and manage the workload with these teams.


  • Working with clients (internal and external) to develop the overall look and design of E-Commerce website

  • Producing, maintaining and modifying websites and user interfaces

  • Developing using security best practices and reviewing code with internal security teams

  • Creating tools that enhance the user's website experience

  • Ensuring websites are accessible across many platforms, including laptops and smartphones

  • Writing website code with programming languages such as HTML, Backbone.JS, Underscore.js, CSS, JQuery, Node.js and JavaScript

  • Working with 3 rd party vendors on larger projects

  • Routinely testing websites for ease of use, speed and other quality factors

  • Fixing any website issues or bugs that arise

  • Track workload in available tools

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Education and Experience:

  • BS or BA or equivalent experience

  • 3-5 years experience in web development, application development, graphic design or related area

  • Proficiency in website programming languages such as HTML, Backbone.JS, Underscore.js, CSS, JQuery, Node.js and JavaScript

  • Understanding of key website design principles and SEO optimization

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Programming languages including HTML, Backbone.JS, Underscore.js, CSS, JQuery, Node.js and JavaScript

  • Ability to use client input to create functional, creative and user-friendly webpages

  • Focus on security best practices

  • Ability to test and debug websites

  • Analytical and detail-oriented

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Advanced problem-solving skills

  • Observant and able to remain focused on tasks for long periods of time

Primary Location : US-RE-Remote

Other Locations : US-MN-Bloomington

Work Locations :



Job : Technology

Organization : Assessments VUE

Employee Status : Fixed Term

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Jun 10, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Part-time Temporary

Req ID: 2108382