Senior Software Engineer - Remoting Platform Development | New York, NY | Bloomberg Careers

Senior Software Engineer - Remoting Platform Development

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New York, NY

Posted Dec 13, 2022 - Requisition No. 109236

The Team:

The Remoting Platform Development (RPD) team is responsible for the architecture and development of solutions used for hosting various remotely accessed applications. This proprietary solution runs business critical applications that are used by Bloomberg customers as well as employees worldwide! Our team’s mission is to build highly robust and scalable software and systems that allow Bloomberg clients to use our product from anywhere and our employees to be effective from any location.

One of the flagship products that runs on the solution built by our team is Bloomberg Anywhere which provides users ability to access The Bloomberg Terminal from anywhere in the world. Bloomberg Anywhere handles approximately 1 million unique sessions a month. We run this workload in a hybrid environment composed of on-prem and public cloud that spans several geographic regions. Our team writes software that works with various infrastructure components such as hypervisors, compute, storage etc. and solves exciting challenges in the space of security, remoting technologies, distributed systems and scalability. We also provide a secure sandbox environment where users can access critical information or even untrusted or potentially malicious content.

In addition, we are responsible for developing the mobile workplace solution for Bloomberg employees that empowers them to work from anywhere. This solution is used by thousands of users daily and is essential to their productivity. As part of this, we are building out new capabilities on the Edge of our network for users to securely access various internal applications using modern security paradigms.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Design and implement new product capabilities, features and tools following software development standard methodologies
  • Work with team members and other engineering teams to design scalable and robust systems
  • Proactively recommend and contribute improvements to the security solutions
  • Work with a variety of technologies to develop innovative solutions

You’ll need to have:

  • 4+ years of programming experience with an object-oriented programming language (Python, Go, or C#)
  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to integrate a hybrid architecture of black box, open-source and custom-developed software into a comprehensive solution
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate across teams, manage competing goals and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment

We’d love to see:

  • Experience building and maintaining critically important distributed systems
  • Sound knowledge of security and networking concepts and standard processes
  • Experience in owning and maintaining client side software components
  • Prior experience or knowledge of remote access technologies
  • Professional experience in automated testing, CI/CD and all SDLC phases

Interviewing with us:

We believe interviewing is a two way street. It's a way for us to get to know you and your skills, and also a way for you to learn more about the team, our technical challenges, and what you'd be working on. The content of each interview round will be tailored to the role and your background, but the general framework can be found here:

We want to ensure you can put your best foot forward throughout the process, so if you have any questions or need any accommodations to be successful, please let us know!

We have a lot of opportunities to choose from in Engineering, and it is important to us that your skills and experience aligns best with the team you are interviewing with. To help ensure you are placed on the right team, your application will be considered for all of our current vacancies in Engineering at the first stage of the interview process.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, sexual and other reproductive health decisions, parental or caring status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or parental leave, protected veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments to be made for the recruitment process. If you would prefer to discuss this confidentially, please email

Salary Range: 160,000 - 240,000 USD Annually + Benefits + Bonus

The referenced salary range is based on the Company's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level.

We offer one of the most comprehensive and generous benefits plans available and offer a range of total rewards that may include merit increases, incentive compensation [Exempt roles only], paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, life insurance, and various wellness programs, among others. The Company does not provide benefits directly to contingent workers/contractors and interns.

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