Job Description

Principal Software Applications Developer

Office:BASIS.ed Scottsdale Office
Location:Scottsdale, AZ

BASIS.ed is seeking an experienced Software Developer to join in creating proprietary web- and tablet-based educational applications. Our mission is to enhance the teaching and learning experience without shifting focus from the teacher to technology.

This position requires a ?language agnostic?, creative, logical, and self-driven person who is more than just another programmer. We are looking for a true developer; someone who can sit in a classroom, observe interactions and activities, and find a way to add value through technology; who embraces the fact that their product will impact hundreds of classrooms and thousands of students.


  • 10+ years of development experience with extensive background in different technologies
  •  Skilled in cradle-to-grave development
  •  Core competencies should include Java, PHP, SQL, REST, JavaScript, JQuery, and CSS
  •  Ability to learn and leverage different languages and frameworks quickly
  •  Strong understanding of Agile methodology, UI, and Design principles.
  •  Comfortable working in OS X, Windows, Linux, and Android environments


  • If local (Tucson or Scottsdale): Dedicated office (door included); desk; multiple monitors, comfy chair
  •  If remote: You can work in your jammies.
  •  Medical & Dental; FSA / HRA; Term Life and AD&D; Short and Long Term Disability; 401k (with company contributions); Paid vacation

Notice of Non-Discrimination: In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act and applicable state law, BASIS* does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or any other classification protected by law in any of its business activities, including its educational programs and activities which comply fully with the requirements of state and federal law and Title IX.

*As used in this policy, the term "BASIS" refers to:  BASIS Educational Group, LLC, BASIS Schools, Inc., BTX Schools, Inc., BDC, A Public School, Inc., BBR Schools, Inc., and all affiliated entities. 

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