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Dow Jones Senior Software Engineer (.NET Core and C#) in BARCELONA, Spain

Job Description:

About the Role:

Our engineering teams' guiding principle and its philosophy have always been to get things right through practicing disciplined engineering, not cutting corners, and of course having fun while we are at it. We believe in enabling ownership at all levels of the organization and empowering teams. If this culture is for you, you will learn a lot while enjoying everyday and staying abreast with cutting-edge industry technologies and practices collaborating with a large engineering team.

The Professional Information Business Engineering Team is looking for a Lead Software Engineer based in Barcelona, who will manage the development, integration, support and maintenance of content processing and editorial applications and ensure that they follow established SDLC policies, procedures and guidelines. We are looking for creative and passionate engineers who want to be hands-on, design, implement and own code all the way through deployment and in production.

You Will:

  • Play an essential role in all stages of the product life cycle, take ownership and have the initiative for building new software and ensure existing is functioning

  • Handle the entire software development life cycle, end to end

  • Lead technical discussions and drive effective technical decisions covering their area of responsibility

  • Understand and practice Agile software development and management

  • Build and execute rigorous load, stress and performance tests before deploying software

You Have:

  • 5+ years of design, development, and deployment of backend application software

  • Excellent working knowledge of .Net Framework with C# in building resilient applications including asynchronous programming, queuing, caching, logging, xml/json serialization and security.

  • Extremely good troubleshooting skills especially with middle-tier and database applications.

  • SQL Server experience with T-SQL and stored procedures knowledge. Expertise of transactions, ACID compliance, data normalization and queries optimization as well as data access from .Net with ORM (entity fw, dapper) and direct queries.

  • Expertise writing unit, functional, performance, soak and stress tests. Knowledge of BDD is a plus


  • Skills & proficiency in the development of ReSTful JSON APIs standards which includes using technologies such as API Gateways, authentication.

  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Deployment processes (Git, Jenkins…)

  • Experience in Linux and Windows environments

  • Exposure to Docker, Kubernetes and serverless patterns in public Cloud (AWS)

  • Deployment strategies with infrastructure as code is a plus (Terraform, Chef)

  • Experience building and deploying micro services

Our Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare Plans

  • Retirement Plans

  • Education Benefits

  • Family Care Benefits

  • Meal Vouchers

  • Career Growth Programs

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Fitness reimbursement plan


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Job Category: Technology Group

Req ID: 27925