Senior Java Developer - BLAW

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jun 25, 2012 - Requisition No. 33737

The Company

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.

The Role

Join a fast moving team within Bloomberg R&D to develop high quality legal research solutions. Bloomberg is looking for a Java Developer with strong core Java programming skills, excellent problem solving and design skills and an appreciation for the scope and impact of their work.


The candidate should also demonstrate a history of on-time delivery, excellent communication, and a positive get-it-done attitude. Legal domain expertise and experience working on legal research platforms is a strong plus.

  • BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or comparable experience
  • 5+ years of Core Java Programming experience in Unix/Linux environment
  • Solid understanding of Data Structures, Algorithms & Object-Oriented design concepts
  • Proficiency with relational database / SQL development
  • Understanding of XML/XSD and other schema driven data
  • Distributed systems / middleware / multithreaded experience
  • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • .NET is a strong plus
  • Legal domain expertise & experience working on legal research platforms a strong plus
  • Experience with workflow engines is a strong plus
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