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Senior Software Engineer

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 10/18/2017 10:26:57 AM Toronto, ON Canada
Job Description

Thomson Reuters is the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

The Thomson Reuters Finance & Risk team is seeking a highly technical, hands-on senior web developer. Our group is focused on bringing a new level of efficiency, transparency and openness to the trading process by building a collaborative community of investors, brokers, technology firms and content providers. Through our modular, end-to-end trade management platform, users can: execute everything from simple single stock trades to complex strategies across markets and time zones and manage their risk throughout the trade lifecycle; access our growing network of over 150 execution brokers to route Equities, Futures or Options orders globally, as well as dozens of integrated prime and clearing brokers through our expanding suite of middle office tools; and collaborate with our broker and vendor partners, who are able to efficiently plug into our platform to reach our community.

We are looking for a self-motivated and driven technologist, able to work both independently and in collaboration with other technologists at all levels.

Job Requirements:

  • Preferably have at least 6 years professional experience in multiple development and architectural roles
  • BS/MS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Strong Java skills (e.g.  Guice, Jackson, JUnit, Guava, gradle, mockito, etc)
  • Strong Javascript skills and various framework usage (eg. AngularJS, Node, Gulp)
  • Test driven development - Object oriented design and design patterns (eg Dependency Injection, Strategy, Factory)
  • Understanding of RESTful web service design and implementation
  • Build and Deploy frameworks such as Gradle, Jenkins, Artifactory, Chef
  • Able to understand SQL regardless of the database (eg. DB2, Sybase, SQL Server)
  • Source control (eg Git/GitFlow, SVN)
  • Work well in a team
  • Strong documentation and presentation skills
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Ability to design and defend solutions to management

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.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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Req #: JREQ079017
Locations: Toronto-Ontario-Canada
Job Function: Technology Development
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