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Dow Jones Lead Software Engineer in BARCELONA, Spain

Job Description:

Lead Software Engineer (Frontend)

Responsibilities:

  • Understands and practices agile software development and management

  • Defines and implements application architecture models and programming standards with direction setting support.

  • Design and implement the developers’, testing, application monitoring/control, change management and implementation.

  • Defines application development standards for designing, building and maintaining applications, application components, and common services including the recommended use of languages and tools.

  • Partners effectively with product to manage scope and deliverables for the technical side of the product roadmap

  • Able to identify areas of strategic technical debt and provide cost/benefit analysis for eliminating this debt and suggested timelines for how to prioritize it

Core requirements:

  • Excellent verbal & written skills to interact, build and maintain effective relationships with peers. This also includes communication channels like email, chat, scrum boards, wiki pages etc.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and programming skills, with high responsibility and care of the details

  • Ability to identify and isolate problem areas within the entire application flow and to investigate the root cause and implement solutions.

  • Self-organized, working well independently and in a geographically diverse team environment.

  • Initiative person with a positive mindset, creative thinking, adaptive to workflow changes and with a strive to keep their expertise up-to-date

  • Ability to design a good architecture for a new project as well as migration of legacy projects to new architecture. Produce and maintain proper documentation.

  • Ability to identify tech debts and code smells while working on a project and to take steps to reduce them.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 7+ years of design, development, and deployment of application software

  • Skills & proficiency in the development of web applications which includes web sites & APIs using technologies such as NodeJS, Nginx, Apache, Tomcat.

  • Working knowledge of any mainstream front-end technologies such as Javascript, TypeScript, React, Mobx or Redux, Angular and CSS.

  • Experience with Single Page Applications using React/React-Static

  • Experience with Git, Jenkins, Terraform, Docker

  • Troubleshooting skills especially with middle-tier and database applications.

  • Experience implementing ReSTful APIs following JSON API standards

  • Experience writing unit tests using Mocha, Karma.JS, testing with Phantom browser or other such tools. Knowledge of Cucumber is a plus

  • Familiarity with browser and mobile app testing and debugging, building responsive front-end applications.

  • Experience designing and deploying applications in a cloud-based environment.

  • Experience with Microsoft .NET/C#/.NET Core software development is a plus.

  • Experience in Mobile development for IOS and Android using React Native is a plus.

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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Job Category: IT Development Group

Req ID: 29525

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