Senior Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 15 Dec 18

Senior Software Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead an agile development team to design, estimate, develop and implement software solutions that satisfy the business requirements.
  • Collaborate with the BA/SQA on the project to assist ways to simplify testing procedures to ensure application is thoroughly tested throughout development and before release.
  • Work closely with the Technical Manager and Product Owner to review the business requirements, and decipher the design details for the solution.
  • Collaborate closely with the Technical Architects in the group by providing their input into the overall Solution Architecture.
  • Collaborate with the cross-functional teams such as Infrastructure and App Support to provide the necessary hardware and software requirements of the solution.
  • Effectively transition products that are delivered to Operations for enabling customer support.
  • Mentor and train junior developers in the group.
  • Demonstrate leadership in not just finishing their tasks but removing technical impediments for the team members.
  • Understand and implement the Agile Development approach and assist the Technical Manager in issue resolution and escalation.
  • Promote a culture of proactive problem solving and innovation through implementation of cutting edge techniques and technologies in the development group.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Education/Experience:
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Expertise with programming languages, programming techniques, web development technologies and use of databases.
  • Expertise with HTML, JavaScript and Java in conjunction with databases.
  • Expertise with Java EE container services for web applications as well as high performance automated and batch operations working with large data sets.
  • Expertise in working with JDBC and coding procedures, functions and triggers using SQL through Java
  • Expertise with relational database concepts, Graphical User Interface, and service oriented architecture.
  • Very strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience working with agile development methodologies
  • Experience in the automotive domain strongly desired
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - must be able to work effectively as part of a project/program team and foster team cooperation.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical personnel.
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