Job Description:Manager, Engineering, Metadata
Do you like building scalable and resilient, customer-focused applications in a cloud computing environment? The Dow Jones Technology team is modernizing its industry renowned Search platform and is looking for an Engineering Manager with passion for building and advancing mission critical product capabilities. Our Search platform utilizes leading edge search technologies in conjunction with highly enriched, multilingual content from over 33,000 sources to provide the world’s most comprehensive collection of news and data to a broad spectrum of clients. You will lead and mentor a group of highly skilled and talented engineers. You will need to bring keen analytical skills and a passion for creative problem-solving. We seek someone who can manage both the technological solutions as well as the teams who build those solutions.
Able to lead recruiting efforts for the team
Manage and mentor a highly skilled, talented team of Software Engineers
Lead technical discussions and drive effective technical decisions covering one’s area of responsibility; evaluate technology choices based on value, scalability, maintainability, and project delivery goals
Understand and practice BDD and Agile software development and management
Partner effectively with stakeholders to manage scope and deliverables
Lead development teams to analyze project requirements, design, implement, document, test, and maintain a shared service platform in a highly collaborative environment, adhering to our SDLC best practices and guidelines
Build and execute load, stress and performance tests prior to deploying software
Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and independently drive solutions
Prioritize, manage and report on the status of efforts
Computer Science or equivalent degree
5+ years of design, development, and deployment of application software
7+ years of team management experience
Excellent verbal & written skills to interact with peers, business partners & customers
Ability to organize work, set priorities and determine resource requirements
Experience in managing product development projects and coordinating activities of project teams
Experience building performant and scalable REST APIs using a microservice pattern
Deep understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including service-oriented architectures, cloud computing, and behavior-driven development
Substantial experience in building high performance, distributed systems that lend themselves to easy operation and capacity forecasting
Experience in logging, monitoring & alerting of applications
Experience in Continuous Integration & Delivery of applications
Familiar with Test Automation and performance metrics measurement tools
Experience with Search engine technology, NLP, Taxonomies, Categorization and Semantic searching
Experience working with a variety of structured and unstructured data
Comprehensive Healthcare Plans
Family Care Benefits
Career Growth Programs
Employee Referral Program
Fitness reimbursement plan
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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 .
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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
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: 28695