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Dow Jones Senior Software Engineer (Remote working, Canada only) in MONTREAL, Canada

Job Description:


Dow Jones is looking for a creative and passionate Senior Software Engineer to shape the future of PIB Metadata & Platform Enrichment systems. In this position, you will join our engineering team and will be working in creating and deploying microservices hosted on a service mesh. We are looking for individual with a strong background able to solve complex theoretical and technical problems with an interest in applications specializing in extracting data from a large collection of news articles.


Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest newsgathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).


  • Participate in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle to design, develop and test high quality software.

  • Perform necessary investigation, analysis, and evaluation to determine project feasibility.

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

  • Provide advice, guidance, training and support to business and information technology users, business partners and management.

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

  • Demonstrate knowledge of industry trends, our infrastructure, technologies, tools and systems.

  • Understand and practice agile software development and management.

In an environment that includes the following technologies:

  • Java, XML/XSLT, Apache/Tomcat, MySQL DB, Amazon Cloud, Docker, Kubernetes, Spinnaker, Istio, Envoy, Jaeger, Prometheus, Grafana, Terraform, Chef

Qualifications :

  • 8+ years building high-performance backend systems as a full stack software engineer

  • 5+ years as a Java developer

  • Experience in creating and deploying microservices on a service mesh

  • Experience in implementing RESTful APIs following industry standards

  • Experience with multi-region, multi-environment CI/CD supporting Disaster Recovery

  • Experience with MySQL/Aurora DB

  • Experience with agile development following SCRUM methodology

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or comparable experience

Other Skills:

  • Creative thinker and solid team player able to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment

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Job Category: IT Development Group

About Us

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: 28722