Full Stack Web Developer - Automation

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted Oct 17, 2016 - Requisition No. 54996

Investors, both humans and computerized trading platforms, make decisions based on pertinent market data. Top investors know they need to get access to accurate and comprehensive data before their competitors. This is where we come in.

On the Data Technology Automation team, we know that extracting data with automation is the best path to speed and accuracy. And, we know that machine learning is the best path to automation. If you are an experienced full stack web developer with strong expertise in client and server-side JavaScript, keep reading!

We'll trust you to:

  • Build a web-based tool that will help us to create truth data in a cost efficient and precise manner
  • Develop rich interaction and responsive applications using the latest browser-based client technologies
  • Build applications to help people mine data from financial documents
  • Take the product through the full software development lifecycle
  • A passion for performance, monitoring, analyzing, debugging, testing, deploying and building large web applications

You need to have:

  • 3+ years of experience programming in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and cross-browser development
  • Proficiency in client-side frameworks such as Angular.js or ReactJS with an emphasis on structuring a large web UI application using patterns like MVVM
  • A desire for keeping up with the latest and evolving web technologies including responsive web design, HTML5, CSS3, Node.js or other JS frameworks
  • A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience

We'd love to see:

  • Familiarity with machine learning algorithms and techniques
  • Exposure to Python, Apache, HAProxy, DNS, TCP/IP, C/C++, RoR, PHP or Java- Knowledge of build/test frameworks such as Gulp/Grunt, jshint, Jenkins or mocha
  • Experience with writing services that use HTTP interfaces to send requests and responses to Node.js
  • Understanding of Linux programming, scripting, debugging and performance tools on UNIX, Linux, Shell, awk or similar technologies
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