Senior Web Engineer - Data Technologies Engineering

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New York, NY

Posted Mar 7, 2023 - Requisition No. 112766

Bloomberg Data Technologies Engineering is seeking a strong Software Engineer that has a passion for full stack web application development, strong design/implementation skills, and experience integrating multiple external and internal systems. 

Bloomberg Data Technologies is responsible for the acquisition, enrichment, and distribution of data and news throughout the firm and the Bloomberg Terminal. We have hundreds of thousands of internal and external users across the globe who are actively using our applications to analyze and process information that is critical to our clients in making key investment decisions. Key aspects of our business include developing web sites and web applications to facilitate our data pipeline. Our team develops applications for both internal and external clients. Internally, our tools help support AI and machine learning related projects, as well as a wide variety of mission critical data workflows.
Some of the externally facing sites we have developed include which supports the Financial Instrument Global Identifier, - Bloomberg’s open-source crowdsourcing platform, for distributing Legal Entity Identifiers, and - Bloomberg’s generic data upload portal for third party providers. 

We’ll trust you to:

  • Design, implement and own critical applications and components of our platform.
  • Participate in the full SDLC of various components and systems that are required to be robust and scalable.
  • Get to know engineering and data teams across Bloomberg, understand their application requirements and data access patterns.
  • Understand the needs of our clients, and come up with an efficient and innovative approach to translate them to features and enhancements to the platform.
  • Bring the latest and greatest innovation and technology stack features from the open source community to our products.

You’ll need to have:

  • 4+ years experience building comprehensive, scalable, and extensible client-side apps with
  • JavaScript (ES2015+)/TypeScript, Front End Development frameworks/tools, such as React, Angular, Vue, Webpack, Babel, Twitter Bootstrap, etc.
  • 4+ years experience working with Python, including server application, frameworks, and CLI tools.
  • An understanding of Computer Science fundamentals such as data structures and algorithms
  • Functional expertise building microservices 
  • Prior contributions to system design and architecture and scaling fault-tolerant, distributed systems 
  • Honest approach to problem-solving, and ability to collaborate with peers, partners and management
  • A Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, similar field of study or equivalent work experience

Nice to have (you will have opportunity to learn):

  • Experience in enhancing Web application performance and user experience.
  • Experience working with Cloud Computing platforms e.g. AWS.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Hands-on experience working with containers e.g. Kubernetes and Docker.
  • Knowledge of machine learning and data science technologies.

Bloomberg is committed to diversity. It drives our innovation. At Bloomberg, you'll have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. You'll be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures, and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news, and media services champions innovation and empowers clients -- and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We bring out the best in each other.

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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