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Overland Park, KS US
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Job Summary

Develops cost-effective information technology solutions by creating new and modifying existing software applications. Analyzes systems requirements, existing business processes and information systems. Codes, tests, and debugs documents, and implements software applications that are more complex with full competency.
The Apps Developer works with Sprint University creative teams to design and develop next generation learning applications. Designs, develops, enhances new enterprise video content management platform to empower content authoring, integrates with existing and new Sprint applications, provides optimal user experience which improves user access, retention, and performance. Executes Sprint University machine learning strategy - capturing user activity and leverages multiple metadata sources to recommend most relevant learning content.

Duties include:
  • Application design and development - enterprise video content management system
  • Evaluates technologies and recommend.
  • Responsible for server-side development.
  • Manage cloud hosted web services applications.
  • Manage cloud hosted web services infrastructure.
  • Works with IT, Corporate Security, business units to integrate SAaS with existing Sprint applications.
  • Collaborates closely with project teams to translate requirements into solutions - works closely with creative team
  • Ensures deadlines are met by working effectively under pressure and proactively communicating with stakeholders and team members
  • Ensures business continuity through code documentation, mentoring, job shadowing.
Works equally as well in a team environment and individually.

The person will manage a variety of projects, taking initiative and being proactive. Works with cross-functional team members to gather the information and resources needed to start and complete each project phase.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and two years related work experience or six years related work experience post high school
  • Two years systems development experience
  • Two years coding experience
  • Two years software application experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 5+ years post degree software design and development experience
  • 5+ years database design and administration
  • Experience navigating corporate policies and processes
  • BS Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Project leadership experience
  • 5+ web development experience - JSON, REST
  • Experience/comfort working in an Agile development team
  • Experience with AWS or similar
  • Experience with machine learning
  • Experience with SAML
  • Experience designing for and integrating federated search
  • Experience with JSON-LD
  • Experience with web video (FFMPG, transcoding, HLS, encrypted video)
  • Experience working with creative team
  • Experience building analytics reporting tools
  • Experience with LMS standards (SCORM, XAPI, LTI)

While most Sprint employees are on the front lines in our retail and call centers, there is a force of corporate employees who keep the company charging ahead. Sprint is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone.

Behind each of these technologies is a corporate force made up of Finance, Human Resources, Communications, Marketing, Legal, Government Affairs, Strategy, Network and IT.

This is a fiercely competitive industry, and Sprint employees all share a common job description: Beat our competitors by providing unrivaled service and value to our customers. Behind every decision we make, there is a passion and drive to develop technologies to enhance and simplify our customers' lives.

Are you ready for the big time?
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US-KS-Overland Park

Sprint is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has been recognized for its commitment to diversity and creating an inclusive workplace where all employees’ backgrounds, talents and contributions are valued. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nation origin, disability or protected veteran status. Sprint is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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