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Sallie Mae, Inc.

Sr. Software Engineer

Sallie Mae, Inc. - Austin, TX

Exciting immediate opportunity to be on the front edge of Toll Roads throughout the nation. We have now teamed up with our affiliated Duncan Solutions and are planning great opportunities around the nation. Please take a moment to review the job advertisement and submit your resume/application for immediate consideration

Founded in 1991, Gila, LLC offers business process outsourcing focusing on revenue enhancement services. We serve state governments, transportation authorities, municipal government entities and other public entities, using a technology platform that delivers exceptional customer service. We empower talented employees with advanced technology, data management tools and leading edge business practices to exceed the expectations of our clients.

Gila, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Navient Corporation, a Fortune 500 company publicly traded on the NASDAQ (NASDAQ: NAVI).

Navient (Nasdaq: NAVI) is a company that provides asset management and business processing solutions to education, healthcare and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels. We help our clients and millions of Americans achieve financial success through our services and support. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, Navient employs team members in Western New York, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Indiana, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and other locations. Learn more at

As our

UI Software Engineer

, you'll be responsible for developing in the latest Microsoft .net technologies including but not limited to .net 4.5, AngularJS, CSS, MVC design pattern, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and entity framework. You'll develop in these technologies which requires extensive knowledge and experience with client side user interface technologies, and you'll be responsible for communicating implementation specific issues that are encountered and decisions made for developing the solution and best practices. You'll also develop in enterprise browser based applications.

Responsibilities include:


The Developer will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing user interface and components in support of the FR system, providing industry expertise in current web based development technologies.

Only use approved technologies when developing systems and adhere to department, industry and regulatory standards

Provide support for solutions, including analysis, issue tracking and resolution. Take pro-active ownership of support tasks and see them through to completion

Report progress on development at daily stand-ups and escalate issues or slippage in a timely fashion, identifying remedial action to keep the project on track

Demonstrate a logical and structured approach to time management and task prioritization. Work within project timelines and budgets. Be able to organize own time, schedule tasks for completion and deliver work to that schedule

Assist in vetting other developer's code

Troubleshoot development and production issues as required

Project/Release Activities

Consult with customers or other departments on project status, proposals, or technical issues, such as software system design or maintenance.

Analyzes information to determine, recommend, and plan installation of a new system or modification of an existing system.

Decision Making Latitude:

Development of technical design. Approval from Director would be needed for larger projects.


Education: Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Technology, Business or related area. Equivalent experience will also be considered.


Expert level experience building a complex web UI and maintaining UI design patterns

Expert understanding of web client side including HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

Excellent knowledge of client side web technologies, with building applications with AngularJS framework, and with Bootstrap framework

4 years of experience with Microsoft Technologies (.NET, SQL Server, etc.)

Preferred Knoweldge, Skills and Abilities:

TypeScript experience

Access and manipulate JSON data from a REST service.

Experience with ORM frameworks

T-SQL, SSIS or other ETL activities

All offers of employment are contingent on standard background checks. Navient and certain of its affiliated companies are federal, state and/or local government contractors. Should this position support a federal government contract, now or in the future, the successful candidate will be subject to a background check conducted by the U.S. Government to determine eligibility and suitability for federal contract employment for public trust or sensitive positions. Positions that support state and/or local contracts also may require additional background checks to determine eligibility and suitability.

EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Protected Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Navient Corporation and its subsidiaries are not sponsored by or agencies of the United States of America. Navient is a drug free workplace.




Austin, TX

Date Posted

Jul 27, 2017

5 days 7 hours ago

Sallie Mae, Inc.


Sr. Software Engineer Sallie Mae, Inc. - Austin, TX, United States


Location: Austin, TX

Company Profile:
Sallie Mae (NASDAQ: SLM) is the nation’s No. 1 financial services company specializing in education. Celebrating 40 years of making a difference, Sallie Mae continues to turn education dreams into reality for American families, today serving 25 million customers. With products and services that include 529 college savings plans, Upromise rewards, scholarship search and planning tools, education loans, insurance, and online banking, Sallie Mae offers solutions that help families save, plan, and pay for college. Sallie Mae also provides financial services to hundreds of college campuses as well as to federal and state governments. Learn more at Commonly known as Sallie Mae, SLM Corporation and its subsidiaries are not sponsored by or agencies of the United States of America.