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Dow Jones Job_Req_33006 Principal Software Engineer - Customer Web Platform in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

We are looking for a principal software engineer with strong technical background and experience to join our team of application developers and support a number of eCommerce initiatives. In this role, you will focus on system design, understanding business requirements and implementation on AWS cloud Infrastructure.

This role currently is critical to the customer web platform, which includes applications such as Customer Acquisition Journey and purchase onboarding that are crucial to achieving DJ's membership goals for consumer products. The role will be hands on and will have dual responsibility of development of new product features and support of the application stacks.

  • Strong understanding of software best-practices as it applies to web application, integration service and REST API development

  • Experience with web based technologies with a combination of the following: Node, React, REST, JSON. Experience with HTML, CSS, HTML5, JavaScript, Git/Github

  • Strong understanding of Information Security best practices and design security into application design.

  • Experience with Agile Development methodologies (SCRUM)

  • Understanding of service oriented architecture

  • Experience with unit test frameworks, dependency injection and application profiling.

  • Strong communication skills to be able to work across tech teams and with business stakeholders

  • Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast paced environment

  • A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team

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Job Category: IT Development Group

Union Status:

Non-Union / No clear and likely Internal Candidate (Employee Only) has been identified

Req ID: 33943