Dow Jones Technical Consultant, Senior in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Senior Technology Consultant - Newsroom Development

  • Researches and develops best-practice internal and external api strategies, frameworks and workflows, to aid in building a fast, scalable internal- and external-facing api system.

  • Works as a primary stakeholder around documentation and api semantics, with technology teams throughout the Technology organization.

  • Specifies production-facing technology systems to support the api infrastructure, and will manage the development and execution of these systems by internal and external development teams.


  • ​15+ years architecting tech solutions to solve complex & business-critical challenges.

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

  • Hands-on experience with cloud services preferably AWS services, Elastic Beanstalk, RDS and Lambda.

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

  • 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.

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 2016-29017

Job Locations USA - NY-NEW YORK

Job Function IT Development


Job Area1 Technology

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