Senior Software Engineer

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Complete the objectives of each assignment within the agreed timeframe.
  • Translating requirements into code of application systems' modules and sub-modules. Developing application and customer integration solution. Writing specification when needed. Implementing and testing cross-functional systems and ensuring system meets clients and business needs.
  • Reviewing design, code, implementation and test cases, of own work, or work of colleagues, to ensure compliance to requirements and architectural specifications.
  • Working with project team to make modifications to existing software applications, or to develop and integrate new applications according to specifications and industry standards.
  • Working with project team and architects to assure all systems are in line with Real Time Group long term strategy, using disciplined software development processes.
  • Liaising with colleagues in sites overseas, and internal customers on trouble shooting, analysis and solution on maintenance / support issues.
  • Researching new and emerging technologies. Evaluating and making recommendations for new tools, technologies, and platforms to be implemented.
  • Conducting user training when necessary

Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE - Technical and/or Functional skills

  • BS or MS Degree in CS, Engineering or related fields
  • 3-5 years independent professional working experience in multiple IT (networking, application engineering, operations, etc) areas.
  • Excellent understanding of software engineering principles and object-oriented design.
  • In-depth understanding and hand-on experience with C , STL, IPC, multi-threading programming.
  • Computing related experience: Window OS, Linux
  • Strong debug and troubleshooting experience on Windows platform and Linux platform
  • Strong development / networking skills using IP based protocols (TCP, UDP, HTTP, etc.)
  • Experience on Boost, Python, XML, C#, .Net is a plus.
  • Knowledge of/experience with design patterns is a plus
  • Linux based real time type system development experience is a significant plus.

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE - Other professional skills and abilities:

  • A proactive team player with the ability to work in dynamic environments.
  • Independency and strong sense of ownership to solve problems and accountable for the quality of own work.
  • Good timekeeping; well self-managed Ability to work under tight deadlines with high pressure
  • Willing to share experience to develop talents in this company
  • Willing to work late for teleconference with overseas colleagues occasionally, to provide technical support over telephone to assist first and second level support, round the clock.
  • Passionate about new knowledge. Good interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with people at all levels and comfortable in cross-cultural environment.
  • Quick learner and ability to quickly grasp technical/business concepts. Technically-inclined, analytical, meticulous and attentive to details.
  • Ability to solve problems in real-time production systems.
  • A proactive team player with the ability to work in dynamic environments.
  • Work independently, takes ownership of problems within own area of knowledge and accountable for the quality of own work.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with high stress tolerance and potentially overtime with advance notice from management.
  • Willing to work late for teleconference with overseas developers occasionally, to provide technical support over telephone to assist first and second level support, round the clock.
  • Good documentation skill.
  • Have good interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with people at all levels and comfortable in cross-cultural environment.
  • Excellent communication skills including technical writing and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. (Writing in English is a primary function of this role)
  • Can work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Optimistic, and open-minded.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 50,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Bring your ambition to make a difference. We'll bring a world of opportunities.

As a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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