Dow Jones Sr Software Engineer in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description:

Senior Software Engineer

We are looking for a creative and passionate Senior Software Engineer to shape the future of our

Global Content Management System (CMS). You’ll be part of a growing technology team where

everyone has the opportunity to create and advance new ideas and to shape the future of our

company by building game-changing software. Our engineers play a critical role in all stages of

the product lifecycle, so we look for people who crave ownership, enjoy solving the hard

problems and have the initiative to fix things that aren’t working.

Responsibilities:

● As part of a cross-functional software team, be a critical part of the effort to create a new

set of systems and tools that will power our digital properties. The effort includes

developing the appropriate architectural approach and working with the News teams on

defining the requirements required to create and evolve systems to produce our

market-leading products.

● Participate and lead technical discussions about technology, infrastructure and consider

the pros/cons of a technology choice based on business value, scalability, maintainability

and project delivery performance.

● Support Dow Jones technical and cultural values and drive toward solutions

independently, seeking feedback when appropriate.

● Maintain and share knowledge in emerging technologies and tools in the industry.

● Be able to prioritize and manage work, and adhere to critical project timelines in a

fast-paced environment.

Basic Qualifications:

● 4+years experience with PHP or Perl, JavaScript, JSON, REST, HTML, and CSS.

● Experience with Node.js and Express.

● Experience with JavaScript linting/unit testing.

● Experience building efficient build and deployment systems using automated tools.

● Experience with Amazon DynamoDB or MongoDB.

● Proven understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including web development,

service-oriented architecture, cloud computing, test driven development and domain

driven design.

Preferred Qualifications:

● BS/MS in Computer Science.

● Exposure to Docker, AWS or other cloud or container based application deployment is a

plus.

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 130 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).

Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy

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 .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG

Job Category: IT Development Group

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).

If you require assistance in completing the online application, please contact the Talent Management team for Application Help at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com

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