Senior Software Engineer

Title: Senior Software Engineer (Time Series)


Thomson Reuters is a global leader in providing essential information to the world's businesses and professionals in Law, Financial Services, Tax & Accounting, Media, Healthcare and Scientific Research. With our deep expertise and understanding of these professions, we are able to offer our customers a broad range of innovative products and services. The relevant, insightful information and intuitive supporting systems we provide enable our customers to be successful. Thomson Reuters has operations in 93 countries around the globe. More information about Thomson Reuters and its financial performance can be found

Project Summary and Position Overview:

The successful applicant will join a team developing Time Series which becomes the main backend infrastructure of all Thomson Reuters financial products, like Eikon which is the Thomson Reuters' next generation strategic financial information platform. The joiner will be a member of Time Series Beijing group and has the day to day work with other global teams, like BKK, London and Bangalore etc.


  • Implement and unit test in a project with good quality.
  • Make changes to the existing software applications in accordance with written specifications and industry standards.
  • Work as a member of sprint team to independently work and self-management, did the works by committed timeframe and quality level.
  • Always keep update and try to improve the efficiency in the daily work
  • Participant in the day to day system issue analysis and maintenance
  • Drive the project/issues result and co-ordination with other internal or external teams if necessary

We are the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

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.


  • 3 years working experience in software development projects
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in Computer Science or any related field.
  • Wider interests and good self learning. The candidate shows wider interests for the technologies, and eager to learn the new technologies and business
  • Passion with the business and good team player. The candidate shows great passion to the work in Time Series team. He can follow up the business independently and impact the other members in the team to grow up quickly.
  • Good communication skill and thinking in global view. The candidate can co-ordinate the work between teams internal or external with good communication skill. He has scenes to think in the global view which will help Beijing team more in the external communication.
  • Good understanding of software engineering principles and object-oriented design.
  • Demonstrated experience in all phases from requirement analysis to release of production quality systems
  • Good solution provider with excellent analytic and problem-solving skills, including high degree of attention to detail and accurate processes. Not a programmer overall.
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Good understanding of high-performance real-time systems
  • Experience with network and multi-thread programming
  • Experience with C/C , Java programming, Python on Windows and Linux
  • Good knowledge of Linux C/C /Java or Cassandra/Hbase or any Big data product is preferred
  • Good knowledge of the performance analysis techniques is preferred
  • Can lead SSE and SE to support one project

Preferred Skills (Nice to have):

  • At least 2 Years in software development in an agile team with experience of writing and maintaining automated tests
  • Big data related technology and experience

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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.

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