Dow Jones Sr Software Engineer in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

About:

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.

Role:

You will join a small, fast-paced engineering team embedded within the newsroom. You will be the lead and have complete tech ownership of the products you build.

Responsibilities/accountabilities:

  • Builds tools, capabilities and templates for the newsroom, working closely with editors and product leads.

  • Researches and develops coding standards, frameworks, deployment and production workflows.

  • Also provides production support for newsroom tools and systems.

  • Full stack engineer and tech lead, experience in the newsroom environment is a plus.

Skills & Experience:

  • 7+ years of experience developing web applications.

  • Expert level frontend development skills in Javascript or related frameworks such as React, Redux, AngularJS and D3.

  • Extensive experience developing RESTful APIs using Node.js, Python and PHP.

  • In depth knowledge of database technologies such as MySQL, NoSQL and Postgres.

  • Hands-on experience with cloud services such as AWS services, Elastic Beanstalk, RDS and Lambda is preferred.

  • Strong object oriented design/development skills.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral.

  • Ability to work both independently and as a part of a project team.

Company Overview:

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).

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2017-29392

Job Locations USA - NY-NEW YORK

Job Function IT Development

Business Area TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG

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