Software Engineer

Fire Engine Red - permanent

United States

06 Apr

Applicants must reside in: United States

s a Software Engineer, you are responsible for helping to develop our CRM product using cutting-edge technologies in a highly collaborative, Agile/Scrum environment.

This is a full-time, telecommute position reporting to the Software Engineering Manager.


  • Helping build Innovation into an Agile center of excellence
  • Swarming product requirements
  • Communicating about task status and deliverables with team members via Jira
  • Communicating frequently and clearly with other disciplines within the company; making informed, intelligent decisions that require engineering acumen as well as frequent collaboration
  • Software programming, pair programming with other engineers, reviewing pull requests, and cross training
  • Reviewing pull requests and giving constructive feedback
  • Being an active participant in sprint planning, daily Scrums, sprint reviews, and retrospectives


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience
  • 3+ years web development experience with PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS (including SASS or LESS), and preferably some Laravel experience
  • 3+ years developing and integrating RESTful web service APIs using an OO language like C# or Java, and MySQL/SQL Server/Oracle databases
  • Proven experience working on enterprise-level, SaaS-based software in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to work remotely in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent OO Design & Design pattern knowledge
  • Strong experience with modern frameworks like SPA, MVC, MVVM and WebAPI 2.0
  • Tangible experience with modern testing practices
  • Experience working remotely is a plus
  • Experience with AWS services such as Lambda, S3 and SQS is a plus

Tool Box

  • Laravel, PHPUnit, Codeception, Selenium, C# and/or Java
  • Unit, Functional, Integration, Acceptance and Regression tests
  • LEMP stack, MariaDB, Redis, ElasticSearch, Vagrant and/or Docker
  • JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), and Bamboo CI
  • jQuery, Vue.js, Lodash, Bootstrap, SASS, Gulp, Bower, NPM, Jasmine, Karma, Selenium

Salary and Perks

Remote working!


About Fire Engine Red

Fire Engine RED is an innovative technology, marketing, and modeling solutions company that’s served the education market since 2001.

We offer Admissions CRM, Software Products, Student Search, and Predictive Modeling. We work with nearly 450 clients, including 350 admissions offices.


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