Dow Jones

Lead Software Engineer, Newsletters

USA-NJ-PRINCETON
Requisition ID
2017-30015
Job Function
IT Development
Business Area
TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG
Job Area1
Technology

Job Description

We are looking for a creative and passionate Lead Software Engineer to shape the future of our email newsletters. You’ll be part of a growing technology team where everyone has the opportunity to come up with new ideas and to shape the future of our company in building game-changing software. Our engineers play a critical role in all stages of the product lifecycle, so we look for people who crave ownership, enjoy solving the hard problems and have the initiative to fix things that aren’t working. 
Responsibilities:
As part of a cross-functional agile software team, you will design, implement, and maintain Wall Street Journal Email Newsletters in a highly collaborative environment.
Participate and lead technical discussions about technology, infrastructure and consider 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 industry
Being able to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment.
Basic Qualifications:
Experience building cross-browser responsive email templates.
5+ years experience in Web technologies like HTML5, CSS,  JavaScript
Proven understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including web development, service-oriented architecture, cloud computing, test driven development and domain driven design.
Preferred Qualifications:
BS/MS in Computer Science / Graphic Design or equivalent
Fluency in HTML5, CSS,  JavaScript
Experience with Campaign Monitor is a plus
Node.js and React experience is a plus
Exposure to Docker, AWS or other cloud or container based application deployment is a plus
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world’s largest newsgathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
 

Company Overview

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

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