Senior Lead Software Developer

  • Competitive
  • Richmond, VA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 18 Feb 19

Senior Lead Software Developer

JobDescription :
The Role: Lead Software Developer

The Location: Charlottesville, VA

The Team: The Data Services team is responsible for the services and libraries which provide data access for the various Market Intelligence (MI) products. This team is made of expert developers who understand how to deliver foundational pieces that impact most major areas of the platform.

The Impact: This team provides data access technologies to the products that our clients use on a constant basis. In doing so the team has a large role to play in delivering our quality data in a deeply stable and performance manner that clients can depend on.

What's in it for you:
Are you looking for an environment that challenges you daily? Do you love working with complex data? Does a position where you can impact the business and product directly excite you? We provide our developers the chance to work in a reciprocal environment and the opportunity to:

  • You work on a core part of the core platform
  • You collaborate with many partners of various parts of our product
  • You directly impact on delivering the strategic vision of our data access strategy

  • You will deliver on requirements for user stories in a multi-functional Agile team
  • You will be an expert on our proprietary enterprise software products
  • You'll set and maintain a level of quality using various technologies to develop, support, and deploy enterprise class software
  • You'll understand and consider our customer's environments and their use of our products
  • You will apply software engineering practices and implement automation across all elements of solution delivery

What We're Looking For:
  • Ability to provide technical leadership on complex projects
  • Ability to coach less experienced developers in standard methodologies, patterns, and software development techniques
  • Technical capability to understand and deliver on complex requirements
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate with other teams in order to deliver features in a high quality manner
  • Experience with C# development and related technologies
  • Expertise with data access and service related technologies that includes entity framework, ASP.NET Web API, WCF, and OData
  • Meaningful experience with data related technologies including relational databases (SQL Server, postgreSQL, etc), NoSQL db, distributed cache, and full text search engines
  • Familiarity with TDD approach, unit testing, mocking, and integration testing techniques
  • Understanding of architectural patterns and techniques
  • Ability to resolve functional and performance issues using various techniques such as debugging and profiling
  • Proven success as a problem solver

About S&P Global Market Intelligence

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important-some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit, S&P Global Market Intelligence

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