Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer


A Senior SoftwareEngineer analyzes, defines, designs, constructs, tests,installs, modifies, and grows our information systems.


About Thomson Reuters

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AboutThis Position

Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting (TRTA) is seekinga Senior Software Engineer to join our Checkpoint technology team. Checkpointis the market-leading online tax and accounting research product withauthoritative and nationally respected content and productivity tools. As thesuccessful candidate, you will be responsible for designing and implementingproduct enhancements, redesign of existing product functions, troubleshootingand resolving product defects, unit and integration testing. You will also bepart of new technology and process evaluations. Active interaction withinternal customers, other developers, Quality Assurance, Business SystemAnalysts, and Customer Support counterparts is an integral part of the role

KeyResponsibilities & Technologies

Collaboration: Partner with team to create a greaterquality of development in the organization and promote best practices. Participatein project planning sessions to understand requirements, provide designoptions, and provide work breakdown estimates. Maintain thoughtful and collaborative relationshipswithin R&D and with cross-functional peers. Assist in Quality Assuranceprocesses and customer issue resolution. Thoughtfully works with developer partners sharetask responsibilities.

Autonomy: Work independently, with minimal technicaland management guidance. Takes proactive ownership to understand problems. Accountfor the quality and timeliness of own work.

Mentoring: Provide input into assessment andtraining/mentoring of junior team members.

Creative: Create and execute unit and integrationtests to ensure code meets requirements, maintain technical documentation and executeunit and integration tests

Qualifications, Knowledge, andSkills:

Develop: Develop program units with softwareengineering methodologies in Java/J2EE and user interface technologies like Javascript,HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, JSON, JSP, Angular JS, Google Web Toolkit, thus improvingthe quality of development in the organization and promote best practices.

Design:SOA, Web services, SOAP, and REST are highly desired

Maintenance: Unit testing, code management tools, anddesign tools. Write and modify software using industry and company bestpractices. Maintain and growapplications according to business and technology priorities.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, ComputerEngineering or equivalent

3-7 years related experience.

Why is Thomson Reuters a great place for me towork?

Each of us brings aunique perspective to our work. That perspective is shaped by where we live,the business we advance, and the decisions we influence. But true impact isn'tsomething any of us achieves alone. It's only possible when ideas connect and talentsare shared. Together, the power of our perspectives will move the world. That'swhy you're being invited to Bring it.

What are Thomson Reuters' core values?

Trust: We act withintegrity and independence by holding ourselves and each other to be ethicaland reliable in all we do.

Partnership: We work together, with each other, with our customers and withindustry partners to deliver superior results and experiences.

Innovation: We innovate to serve our customers, drive our growth and win indynamic business environments.

Performance: We deliver results, excelling at work that positively impacts theworld.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about ourwork, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As ateam, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, anddeveloping through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 50,000employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries andrealize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Bring yourambition 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 onour goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees inour 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, veteranstatus, or any other protected classification under country or local law.Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employerproviding a drug-free workplace.

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