Dow Jones is seeking an Engineering Manager to lead the engineering efforts for building out a new business unit tasked with developing knowledge-enablement products for our customers (both individual consumers and B2B corporates). This nimble and fast-paced team is operating independently, but with access to Dow Jones’ content and data (including that in The Wall Street Journal, the Barron’s Group properties, Dow Jones DNA, Factiva, and Newswires). The business unit is using this extensive content and research capability, alongside artificial intelligence and graph technology, to build whole new customer experiences and analytical tools serving our professional and consumer customers.
We are looking for individuals who have demonstrated technical aptitude, flexibility in working with cross-functional teams and an eagerness to work in a distributed and autonomous team with direct access to customers. In this position you will be responsible for the overall design, development, integration, support and maintenance of the platform; ensure that they adhere to established policies, procedures and guidelines; monitors systems performance; and provides direct supervision of engineering staff.
Able to lead recruiting efforts for the team
Manage and mentor a highly skilled, talented team of Software Engineers
Lead technical discussions about technology, infrastructure and consider the pros/cons of a technology choice based on business value, scalability,
Give guidance and mentorship where appropriate with your team, and collaborators.
Understand and practice agile software development and management.
Partner effectively with stakeholders to manage scope and deliverables.
Design, develop & support front-end web, ReSTful APIs, and database components adhering to our SDLC best practices and guidelines.maintainability and project delivery performance.
Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and are capable of driving toward solutions independently, and seeking feedback when appropriate.
Maintain and share knowledge in emerging technologies and tools in the industry.
Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment.
3+ years of team management experience
5+ years of design, development, and deployment of application software
Proven understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including web development, service-oriented architecture, cloud computing, test driven development, and domain driven design.
Experience with designing and deploying applications in cloud-based environment.
Experience in logging, monitoring & alerting of applications
Experience in Continuous Integration & Delivery of applications
Excellent verbal & written skills to interact with peers, business partners & customers
Ability to organize work, set priorities and determine resource requirements
Experience in managing IT projects and coordinating activities of project teams
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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - DATA SET/AD TECH
Job Category: IT Development Group
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
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Req ID: 29219