Dow Jones Senior Software Engineer cum Designer in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Full tech ownership of one or more products, including building new features, tech improvements and providing support to editors

  • As the team’s “in-house designer”, you will create, improve and in some cases overhaul the UX and designs for our suite of tools, collaborating with the core UX/design team as necessary

  • Work under the guidance of tech leads to build/import reusable components and solve common problems across our tools

  • Able to communicate effectively with stakeholders, demonstrate/present work, self manage, raise issues/risks and collaborate with other tech teams

  • Able to work in a fast paced and agile environment, adhering to critical project timelines

  • Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and drive toward solutions independently, seeking feedback when appropriate

Technology Stack/Skill Set:

  • Expert level Javascript skills with solid experience in React/Redux

  • Extensive experience developing RESTful APIs using Node.js

  • In depth knowledge of CSS with a grasp of latest user experience design principles

  • Some experience designing user-interfaces for content rich apps is a must

  • Experience with PostgreSQL, AWS, RDS and Lambda is a huge plus

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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG

About Us

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 news gathering 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).

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