Software Development Engineer

Job Description:

Become a member of the market leading Dow Jones team, where you will work alongside business stakeholders, product owners, and developers to build highly interactive, dynamic and data driven applications for Dow Jones. Developers will be responsible for new product development, customizations, and enhancements and will work closely with cross-functional staff to deliver against project goals. is hiring developers for its primary site development team. Join us to help shape the future technical solutions for this large and dynamic website. Handling over 100 million page views and 20 million unique visitors monthly, is one of the leading financial media sites on the web. Ideal candidates will have a background in Agile development practices and feel comfortable both working independently and working alongside a team

  • Strong understanding of software best-practices as it applies to web application development,
  • Experience with web based technologies with a combination of the following: Node, npm, HTML, CSS, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, ASP.Net MVC, PHP, IIS, WCF, REST, JSON, IoC
  • Experience with cloud computing via AWS or another cloud provider,
  • Object-oriented programming ability (such as C#, C++, or Java),
  • Experience with Agile Development methodologies (SCRUM),
  • Understanding of service-oriented architecture,
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment,
  • A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team or work independently, Experience in any of the following is a plus:
  • .Net Core and ASP.Net Core,
  • ASP.Net Web API,
  • Docker, Elastic Beanstalk or other cloud or container based application deployment,
  • Angular, React or other single page framework,
  • Queues (ZeroMQ, RabbitMQ), WebSocket (SignalR), Event Sourcing, CQRS, Ring Buffers,
  • SQL & NoSQL – MSSQL, S3, Redis, Memcached, BigQuery, ElastiCache
  • Domain Driven Design
  • LDAP, AD, OAuth, OpenID implementation

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).

Requisition ID 2016-28531

Job Locations USA – MN-Minneapolis

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Meet Some of Dow Jones's Employees

Sendi D.

Subscriber Services Manager

Sendi works in Subscription Department at Dow Jones, dealing with fraudulent complaints and providing customer service support for WSJ, WSJ+, Barron's, and its affiliated sub-agencies.

Yvette M.

Deputy Video Technology Director

From live productions to trans-coding to troubleshooting, Yvette manages the WSJ Video Department, implementing the latest technologies to deliver news and events seamlessly to multiple media platforms worldwide.

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