Dow Jones Lead Software Engineer in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description:

  • Understands and practices agile software development and management

  • Defines and implements application architecture models and programming standards with direction setting support.

  • Design and implement the developers’, testing, application monitoring/control, change management and implementation.

  • Defines application development standards for designing, building and maintaining applications, application components, and common services including the recommended use of languages and tools.

  • Partners effectively with product to manage scope and deliverables for the technical side of the product roadmap

  • Able to identify areas of strategic technical debt and provide cost/benefit analysis for eliminating this debt and suggested timelines for how to prioritize it

  • Staying on top of, and being familiar with, emerging technologies in order to improve our competitiveness in the marketplace and provide better products to our clients.

  • Extensive experience and high proficiency in JavaStrong knowledge of object-oriented concepts and design patterns

  • Expert knowledge of XML, JSON and CSS technologies.

  • Significant experience working with Relational Databases including Design, SQL, stored procedures, and Data Modeling preferably with Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL/Aurora

  • Experience with Git, Jenkins

  • Experience with designing and deploying applications in cloud-based environment.

  • Experience with Microsoft .NET, C#, Java script/ Node.js

  • Detail oriented and quality focused.

  • Excellent communications skills

  • BS in Computer Science or related technical degree required

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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG

Job Category: IT Development Group

About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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