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Development Manager

Thomson Reuters Technology Development 11/1/2017 1:52:19 AM Eagan, MN United States of America
Job Description

Thomson Reuters is seeking a Development Manager to join our DataScope Select team and leverage your expertise to shape the future of financial product applications for Thomson Reuters. This person will be tasked with making operational and strategic decisions that may have significant impact on the future of DataScope products.

DataScope Select is a unique platform that offers intuitive, cross-asset and timely access to all of Thomson Reuters’ reference and pricing data. It offers comprehensive, accurate global equities data from over 180 exchanges, evaluated fixed income pricing for more than 1 million US securities, and extensive money markets and futures data.


  • Build and maintain a high-performing team, establishing a talent development environment, continuously improving and evolving the team to meet dynamic business needs
  • Be a visible champion and leader for effective prioritization, scoping and execution of projects within assigned software system assets, creating roadmaps necessary to maintain technical currency and deliver needed business capabilities
  • Provide thought leadership and project leadership for large complex efforts
  • Effectively manage capacity and demand of assigned resources to deliver needed results - Develop effective partnerships and influence both within and outside the organization
  • Act as a change agent to continuously improve and move the organization forward
  • Build and maintain needed business partner and peer IT relationships to enable effective software asset support
  • Initiate and participate in department/division initiatives -


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or strongly-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of experience developing resilient, scalable, and flexible software solutions
  • 5+ years of experience managing a software development teams - Effectively worked in globally distributed teams
  • Experience with relational database technologies
  • Track record of delivering software projects on time and on budget
  • Experience of managing several large project initiatives concurrently

Necessary Skills:

  • Ability to deliver software projects on time and on budget
  • Experience of managing several large project initiatives concurrently
  • Excellent communication style with business stakeholders, management, peers, and software developers
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Able to adapt to rapidly changing product, technical, and organizational drivers

Useful Experience:

  • Experience with Sybase
  • Experience with .Net, C#
  • Experience with Unix, C++, python
  • Experience with big data technologies, particularly Hadoop, Hbase, Spark, Kafka
  • Experience with financial market data and/or financial market products

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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Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Req #: JREQ090818
Locations: Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Job Function: Technology Development
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