GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM POWERTOFLY
By signing up you accept the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy
BROWSE CATEGORIES
GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM POWERTOFLY
Dow Jones Company

Agile Engineers Wanted at Dow Jones

Feb. 7th 2018

If you're an engineer, I'm sure at some point in your career you've held a job where taking time off just isn't an option. There are too many projects to complete, and you can't justify a lengthy vacation because it means missing this deadline or that conference. Forget taking time off to start a family or take care of an elder family member, life outside work just doesn't exist.

Luckily, it's not like that at Dow Jones.

Not only does Dow Jones have a Returnship program that gives professionals who have taken an extended break in their career an opportunity for a fresh start, but they offer flexible work with generous time off and parental leave for all. Dow Jones even hired a woman at 9 months pregnant to lead their tech team- talk about agile!

If you're an Engineer who thrives in a fast paced environment and is willing to go the extra mile for a company who is ready to invest in you and your success, keep reading for two opportunities you can't pass up.


For more opportunities with Dow Jones, make sure to follow them on PowerToFly and be the first to hear of any and all new events and job openings!

Software Engineer at Dow Jones

Dow Jones is looking for someone to join their cross-functional agile software team, to design, implement, and maintain their web applications in a highly collaborative environment.

Location: Minneapolis (MN) , New York (NY)

Employment Type: Full Time

Experience: Mid-Level

Required Skills: JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5

Responsibilities include:

  • Participation in discussions about technology, design, UX, infrastructure and considering the pros/cons of a technology choice based on business value, scalability, maintainability and project delivery performance
  • Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and are capable of driving toward solutions independently, seeking feedback when appropriate
  • Maintain and share knowledge in emerging technologies and tools in the industryBeing able to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environmentShare a passion for design and technology
Knowledge and Experience Needed:
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Design or equivalent
  • 2+ years experience developing web applications
  • Proficient knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Proven understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including web development, service-oriented architecture, cloud computing, test driven development and domain driven design
  • Working knowledge of web based technologies with a combination of the following: Node.js, React, JSON, NoSQL, SQL
Apply to the MN job here, and the NY job here.

Senior Software Engineer at Dow Jones

Dow Jones is looking for someone to help play a key role in project development, implementation, and deployment on their engineering team.

Location: Minneapolis (MN), Princeton (NJ)

Employment Type: Full Time

Experience: Senior

Required Skills: NoSQL, SQL, Node.js, Javascript, Java, C#

Responsibilities include:

  • Working within the technology teams to build applications and architectures to support our Editorial, Data Acquisition, Database, and Data Distribution systems.
  • Creating application and system architectures, working closely with other technical teams and can effectively communicate these architectures to senior management
  • Defining and implementing application architecture models and programming standards with little direction needed.
  • Defining and building the application development and maintenance environment (includes component and assembly test environments). This includes the design and implementation of the developers', testing, application monitoring/control, change management and implementation workbenches.
  • Designing and implementing the process and repository for cataloguing and managing application code/constructs (software configuration management) and reusable application components.
  • Responsibility for adherence to the implementation of software engineering methods/practices.Effectively communicating system enhancement needs and may play lead role in the solutions implementation.
Knowledge and Experience Needed:
  • A minimum 5 years of experience with a Bachelor degree in Computer Science is required.
  • Fluid in Information and System Architecture.
  • Proficient in architectures (from Website to backend systems) with experience in application performance and API development.
  • Knowledge of security and security standards with hands-on experience with AWS security groups and IAM RolesIn-depth knowledge of programming languages including C#, Java, Javascript, Node.js.
  • Understanding of Database technologies including Relational, SQL, and NoSQL.
  • Experience designing and creating SQL relational database tables, views, indexes.Hands-on experience writing database SQL code including stored procedures, functions.
  • Experience with both Linux and Windows operating systems.
  • Experience with architecting systems in a cloud-based computing environment, preferably Amazon AWS with tools such as Cloud Formation, Terraform, Jenkins, Chef, Artifactory.
  • Experience in delivering Systems to an enterprise environment that requires standards for error handling, logging, storage, and networking.
  • In-depth knowledge of communication protocols and understanding of XML, XHTML, DHTML, DOM, JSON and Web Services.Experience with designing load balanced/high performance (low latency) systems.
  • Proven experience in developing with a Software Development Life Cycle, preferably agile.Excellent written and oral Communication Skills.
  • Ability to translate business needs into technical requirements including architecture and design specifications.
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams requiring coordination across multiple internal groups.
Apply to the MN job here, and the NJ job here.
Automattic

27 Companies with Impressive Mentorship Opportunities

January is National Mentorship Month— the perfect time to focus on growing and building important relationships with mentors that will positively affect your professional career.

Research shows that mentorship greatly improves career outcomes by providing professional guidance, skill development, and support through major work and life transitions.

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Client

Best Tips for your Interview with CallRail - Get Ready to Apply!

💎 Looking for some tips and tricks to prepare for your job interview with CallRail? You’ve come to the right place! Make sure to watch the video until the end for some valuable insights.

📼 Watch this video to get some tips that will help you prepare for your interview with CallRail. In this video, you’ll meet Kristin Marsicano, Director of Engineering, and Jon Cyprian, Talent Acquisition Manager at CallRail, who will tell you about the application process and give you some tips and tricks to crush the interview!

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Uber

Top Tips For a Technical Interview with Uber

💎 Get some top tips before your technical interview with Uber! Don’t miss the valuable advice from a company recruiter. And get to the end of the video for the most important tip!

📼 Play this video to get three top tips that will help you ace your technical interview with Uber. You'll hear from Kelly Hay, Senior Technical Recruiter at Uber, who shares everything you need to know if you’re aiming for a technical role with the company.

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less
Client

An Inside Look at the World of Pre-Sales with Skedulo’s Cehrin Elyas

Cehrin Elyas spends a few hours each week with the imaginary characters she’s dreamed up. One of them is Donald, a 55-year-old man with dementia. Another is Mia, a support worker who cares for people like Donald and regularly takes him to get coffee or lunch.

Cehrin works in pre-sales at scheduling platform Skedulo, and Donald and Mia are two of the personas she’s built to help her understand her prospective clients. “I think of them like movie characters,” she says. “I put in lots of data relevant to the industries I’m pitching.”

READ MORE AND DISCUSS Show less

© Rebelmouse 2020