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Principal Software Engineer-Java

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 1/25/2018 11:02:37 PM Beijing, Beijing China
Job Description
  • Responsibility 

    • Complete the objectives of each assignment within the agreed timeframe.

    • Define and document requirements related to data collection core infrastructure and ticker migration.

    • Analyze the new requirements from the business units and develop (design, code and unit test) software solutions adhering to the team’s process handbook.

    • Coordinate with internal/external test team for software release.

    • Produce software releases adhering to the operational release management process.

    • Collaborate with the development teams in other regions.

    • Liaise with internal customers, namely Operations, Data Operations, and Regional Teams on software release, data validation and support.

    • Compliant with software development process and contribute to the continuous process improvement. 


    • Bachelor degree or higher in Computer Science or any other related fields. Required Skills (Must have), Necessary industry Experience & associated number of years of experience:

    • OO understanding and programming;

    • Programming skills in C++ and/or Java language;

    • Familiar with Linux/Solaris shell 

    • Web development experience is a plus

    • Trouble shooting and software debugging skills;

    • Understanding Agile process;

    • Team working;

    • Self-management;

    • Passion to learn and apply new technologies;

    • Ability to work and communicate in a multinational environment;

    • Written and oral English;

    • Optimistic and open-minded. Desired Skills (Nice to have in addition to the Required Skills),

    Necessary industry Experience & associated number of years of experience

    • Financial market knowledge

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Req #: JREQ098780
Locations: Beijing-China
Job Function: Technology Development
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