Careers at WyzAnt

Senior .Net Developer

About WyzAnt

WyzAnt is a leading online education company, connecting students of all ages with high quality private tutors.  With offices in San Francisco and Chicago, our company is expanding rapidly to meet the high growth needs of our business.

If you believe in the power of personalized learning and are looking for an opportunity to grow your career doing something that really matters, this could be the role for you.

 

About the position

As a senior developer at WyzAnt, you will be tasked with managing project lifecycles, mentoring less experienced developers, making architecture and infrastructure related recommendations and implementing them, gathering requirements from end-users and their advocates, and then performing the actual implementation which may include any of the following: creating/modifying the necessary tables in a database, writing SQL and/or Linq queries to access the database, designing a practical object model/API and designing and implementing a good-looking, easy to use UI.

Candidates should have expertise with the following:

  • C# 4.0
  • ASP.NET 4.0 (WebForms and MVC 3)
  • LinqToSql
  • SQL/Sql Server 2012
  • Visual Studio 2012
  • HTML/CSS
  • Javascript/JQuery
  • Entity Frameworks 4.1
  • Mercurial (or similar RCS)

 

As a small outfit, we're able to adopt new technologies and strategies very quickly. Quality code is highly valued and the ideal candidate will share in our desire to efficiently produce great software.  If this sounds like fun to you, let's talk!

Benefits of working at WyzAnt:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Short term disability leave
  • Long term disability leave
  • Parental leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • A 401(k) employer match
  • Tutoring discounts for employees, spouses, and children
  • A daily stipend for lunch, delivered to the office from local restaurants
  • Snacks, tea, coffee, and soda provided
  • A casual work environment
  • Office dog
  • Beer Fridays
  • Monthly happy hours
  • Holiday parties
  • Company outings like Cubs games, bowling nights, and more
  • Ample vacation

 

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