Senior Software Engineer - Production Automation

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Oct 17, 2017 - Requisition No. 62766

At Bloomberg, our developers are entrusted and empowered to get their own changes to production. To ensure that the Bloomberg Terminal is available and constantly improved upon we need to provide the tools used by our empowered employees to make sure those changes are done safely and responsibly. Our customers expect the highest quality service, which means we're focused on both high availability and rapid delivery of new features.

We need you to help meet that need by making changes safer, easier, and faster. You’ll have the opportunity to make a direct impact on the workflow of every developer in the company. We're working to make that process better and faster through automation efficiency, bringing in the latest open source technologies to help us make great even greater.
The atmosphere is exciting, vibrant and bold. We are fueled by the conviction that only the best is acceptable. Sound interesting? Keep reading!

We'll trust you to:

  • Create new tools for developers using open source technologies
  • Design and execute the automation of our development processes
  • Work with cutting-edge technologies such as Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Jenkins and other open source software
  • Help develop a website which will be integrated into existing Bloomberg technologies to provide visibility into our operations
  • Mitigate risk and understand the ways technology can break

You need to have:

  • 3+ years of experience programming in two of the following languages: Python, Ruby, C++ or JavaScript
  • Familiarity with AWS, OpenStack or equivalent cloud management software
  • An understanding of Jenkins or Travis
  • Experience with Git

We’d love to see:

  • Experience with GoogleTest and GoogleMock
  • Familiarity with open source tools in the network, systems automation and monitoring space
  • Prior experience with web frameworks

Check out how Bloomberg gives back to the open source community:

https://github.com/bloomberg/chef-bcpc
https://github.com/bloomberg/nginx-cookbook
https://github.com/bloomberg/zookeeper-cookbook
https://github.com/bloomberg/kafka-cookbook
https://github.com/bloomberg/redis-cookbook
https://github.com/bloomberg/collectdwin

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