Mgr Product Technology

Job Description:

The platform integration and infrastructure group is seeking an IT manager who can manage a talented and experienced team of developers, architects, designers and devops, in the development and support of applications developed by the team.

The successful candidate will be a IT manager who has excellent resource management & mentoring skills, can take ownership and responsibility of diverse portfolio of integration components such as APIs, widgets & feeds, web sites and infrastructure framework software.

Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Manages and mentors a highly skilled, talented and experienced team of application developers
  • Design, develop & support integration components complied with industry standards
  • Design, develop & support SPAs (single page apps)
  • Design, develop & support infrastructure software on which apps are developed by other teams
  • Builds and executes rigorous and thorough load, stress and performance tests prior to deploying software
  • Applies software engineering best practices and methods
  • Experienced in agile methodologies and practices

Experience/Skills:

  • 5+ years of design, development, and deployment of web sites & APIs using open source technologies such as Web Servers – nginx, apache, tomcat.
  • Experience with programming languages – nodejs, Java, Linux OS, HTML, CSS, and Javascript frameworks such as reactjs, angularjs, jquery, etc.
  • Experience in logging, monitoring & alerting of web apps
  • Continuous Intergration and delivery of web apps
  • Test Automation
  • Managing performance metrics of the web apps
  • 7+ years of resource management experience
  • Excellent verbal & written skills to interact with peers, business partners & customers

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.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 2016-29113

Job Locations USA – NJ-PRINCETON

Job Function IT Development

Business Area TECHNOLOGY – PROD & ENG

Job Area1 Technology

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