Student Success Coach - WGU Academy

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Student Success Coach - WGU Academy

Bellevue, WA
  • Responsibilities

    Sinclair Digital Agency (“DataSphere”) is a leader in online and mobile marketing for local businesses. The company has developed a turn-key, integrated, marketing automation platform that has helped tens of thousands of small businesses throughout the country. DataSphere’s complete marketing solution includes a custom website, HD video, geo-targeted advertising campaign as well as a sophisticated customer relationship management platform, all available at an extremely affordable price. In addition, the company runs LocalSaver™, a marketplace featuring the largest range of local coupons and other savings opportunities. DataSphere is headquartered in Bellevue, WA.

    DATASPHERE has an exciting opening for a Senior Back End Developer. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, creative and versatile individual with experience designing and coding large-scale interactive platforms. Candidate has deep experience with SOA, is fluent in one or more of the following: C# (preferred), C++, JAVA, Python, and/or other higher-level languages. Significant experience translating functional objectives into detailed architectural models and specifications. The candidate carries a thorough understanding of applicable technologies with a good understanding and experience with the full development stack. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

    • Work with stakeholder, senior management, and cross functional teams in a matrix organization earning the respect and support of all team members.
    • Work with Front-end architects and Back-end architect and Leads to design and code performant and scalable Solutions
    • Work with Development, Product/Program Management, and Test Leadership to plan and deliver on the entire product lifecycle ensuring tradeoffs are evaluated, deadlines are met, to deliver high software quality and security
    • Design, build and maintain APIs and services
    • 7+ years’ Experience in Back-end Development
    • Significant experience (5+ years) with many of the following technologies:
    • NoSQL Databases (Structured/Unstructured using Streams, File Systems, Databases, and Distributed File Stores
    • SQL Databases (MySQL and SQL Server preferred)
    • Stream Analytics
    • Caching solutions and strategies including Memcached, CouchDB, RedisQ, etc
    • Data Integration and Data Virtualization
    • Experience with AWS/Google Cloud/Azure using Containerization
    • Data Integration leveraging MapReduce, HBase, Hive, Pig, Spark, Mongo, etc.
    • Predictive Analytics/Machine Learning
    • Experience with Infrastructure, Hardware, Operating Systems, and security
    • Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack
    • Strong foundation in Test-driven development including Unit, Application and Integration testing
    • Lead complex programming tasks and perform code reviews
    • Experience working with Agile Development Methodologies (Scrum/Kanban)
    • Strong communication skills with a track record of working with and collaborating with cross-functional teams
    • Ability to influence others and identify best solutions among many stakeholders
    • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to break down and communicate complex issues, ideas and solutions
    • Establish and track metrics related to key performance objectives and service levels
    • Encourage a “Best Idea” wins, regardless of source

    Required Skills Required Experience

  • Qualifications


    • Graduate of an accredited RN School of Nursing. BSN preferred.
    • At least 2 years experience as a RN in a hospital Emergency Department or critical care.
    • RN, current in the State of Texas
    • Current BLS, ACLS and PALS required
    • CEN or TNCC preferred
  • Industry
    Media Production