Job Description :
We are looking for inventive and passionate Senior Software Engineers who want to be part of a growing technology team. You will have opportunities to present new ideas and shape the future of our company in building game-changing software.
Our engineers play an important role in all stages of product life-cycle, so we look for people who crave ownership, enjoy solving hard problems and want to improve software quality.
We are looking for people who can enhance a text Search service that manages nearly 1.5 billion text documents. This is one of our core services, which powers nearly every product we offer.
As part of a diverse, international, agile software team, you will analyze requirements, design, implement, test and maintain our shared platform in a highly collaborative environment.
Lead technical discussions about technology, infrastructure and evaluate technology choices based on value, scalability, maintainability and project delivery goals.
Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and drive toward solutions independently, looking for feedback when appropriate.
Maintain and share knowledge in latest technologies in the industry.
Prioritize and manage work, following important project timelines.
Basic Qualifications :
Computer Science or equivalent degree
5+ years of experience developing applications with Java SE
5+ years of experience in Linux / Unix
Understand Computer Science fundamentals including service-oriented architecture, cloud computing and behavior-driven development
Speak and write using business-level English
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with text search technology
Experience using NoSQL databases
Good understanding of XML, Xquery, JSON and database technologies
Experience building performant and scalable REST APIs
Experience with modern software construction technologies (e.g., AWS, Terraform, Chef, Docker, Jenkins, New Relic, OpsGenie, etc.)
Experience developing software in C++ and SQL, a plus
Exposure to Docker, public Cloud (AWS, Google Cloud, etc..), or container-based application deployment strategies is a plus
Experience building and deploying micro-services a plus
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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