Application Developer

Job Description:

  • The position entails the following responsibilities:1) Software development , maintenance and testing using HTML, CSS, Newsletter authoring systems, web frameworks and rendering tools.2) Solution design and integration required to implement Newsletter delivery and web content delivery systems with focus on specific platforms like Strongmail,Mailchimp, Wordpress,feed readers and backend databases (MySQL, Postgres, Oracle), Amazon Web Services, Docker and any other cloud/web technologies that the future brings.3) 24×7 on-call support of production web and newsletter applications on a weekly rotation basis.4) Regular interaction with product managers and stakeholders to understand business requirements and reporting on project status.5) Regular interaction with a team of developers within the technology department for the purpose of collaboration and communication to drive towards a cohesive technology direction.

Company Overview:

About Dow Jones

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 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).

Equal Opportunity Employer:

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

Requisition ID 2016-28957

Job Locations USA – NJ-PRINCETON

Job Function IT Development

Business Area TECHNOLOGY – PROD & ENG

Job Area1 Technology

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