Software Application Engineer - Company Filings

Careers at Bloomberg

Princeton, NJ

Posted May 24, 2018 - Requisition No. 64737

The Company Filings or Bloomberg Cloud Object Store (BCOS) team is responsible for ingesting newly published financial documents as quickly as possible. This includes parsing and interpreting metadata associated with each document as sent by the electronic feed it came from, storing the document for later retrieval, notifying other groups within the company of each document's arrival, and providing interfaces to allow our internal clients to search for and retrieve those documents. Company filings move markets!

These documents we ingest come from diverse sources, apply to many types of institutions and financial instruments, and are in many languages. They are the initial input that provides the data from which almost all of the financial analytics on the terminal are driven. On our team, you will be building systems from the ground up and re-architecting the platform to scale.

As an engineer in Data Technologies, you’ll be responsible for the systems that onboard all the referential data that drive Bloomberg's applications and enterprise systems. As our clients are shifting more and more to rely on machines to interpret data and drive insights, we are utilizing cutting edge technologies to deliver unparalleled data quality. By joining Data Technologies, you will help us improve the accuracy, coverage, timeliness, and accessibility of our data to service our clients across all of Bloomberg's products. Learn more about the Data Technologies teams at Princeton here:

You will need to have:

  • 2+ years of professional programming experience with C/C++ or Python
  • Strong object-oriented analysis and design skills- Knowledge of relational databases
  • Excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills

We would love to see:

  • Knowledge of web technologies

If this sounds like you, we want to talk! Please apply below.

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