Application Developer

Job Description:

This posting is for the Dow Jones Engineering Productivity team, a small group of developers working on strategic projects across the full suite of Dow Jones products. We are seeking an individual with an enthusiasm for next-generation, cloud-based operations. Given a heavy focus on automation and security, strong scripting and/or software development skills are essential. In this position you will work to understand, define, and promote the software development process, and craft an operational environment that increases the elasticity of our cloud as well as the efficiency of our developers.


  • Continuous integration servers and tools including Jenkins, Chef, Artifactory, Terraform, and Docker
  • Compute clouds (Amazon, Google, and Azure)
  • Monitoring, logging, and reporting systems (New Relic, Splunk, OpsGenie,)
  • Scripting languages (Perl, Python, Bash, etc.)
  • Source/version control systems (GitHub)
  • Web servers (Nginx, Apache)
  • 5+ years of relevant software engineering experience
  • Node.js, JavaScript and ASP.NET MVC experience helpful

Company Overview:

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.

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 2016-28541

Job Locations USA – NJ-PRINCETON

Job Function IT Development


Job Area1 Mobile Development

Job Area2 Technology

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