|Posted On: ||Wednesday, Dec 05|
|Bloomberg connects influential decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. Our strength - quickly and accurately delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology - is at the core of everything we do. ||
|Web Products is seeking a highly-motivated web developer with a minimum of 5 years experience building large scale, highly-trafficked web applications. Successful candidates are creative programmers with intimate knowledge on the quirks of the internet (and browsers) and have the desire to build innovative web applications.The ideal candidate will be an experienced hands-on Ruby on Rails developer who has experience with working in a fast paced environment leveraging Web and Rails best practices. Candidate should have a passion for developing high quality innovative and scalable solutions to challenging problems.
BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Prior experience designing, implementing, and maintaining Ruby on Rails based components in a consumer facing web environment
Conceptualize and build efficient, well-organized web applications
Work on all levels of the technical stack, from front-end styling to back-end coding
Be familiar with trends in web design and technologies
Rapidly solve problems and bugs
Experience with object oriented analysis and design
Familiarity with relational databases, preferably MYSQL and Oracle
Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST
Understanding of code manipulation and optimization issues
Knowledge of design patterns, refactoring and unit testing
Familiarity with the MVC model
A proven ability to learn and adapt to new, complex development environments
Superb analytical skills, self directed, excellent communication skills with engineers and non-engineers, strong team ethic, and pays close attention to details
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.
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