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S&P Global Lead Application Developer in Mumbai, India

_S&P Dow Jones Indices_

_The Role_:

S&P Dow Jones Indices a global leader in providing investable and benchmark indices to the financial markets, is looking for a LeadJavaApplication Developer to join our technology team.

_The Location_:




_The Team__:

_You will be part of global technology team comprising of Dev, QA and BA teams and will be responsible for analysis, design, development and testing.

_The Impact_:

You will be working on one of the core technology platforms responsible for theend of daycalculation as well as dissemination of index values.

_What s in it for you_:

You will have the opportunity to work on the enhancements to the existing index calculation system as well as implement new methodologies as required.


  • Design and development of Java applications for SPDJI web sites and its feeder systems.

  • Participate in multiple software development processes including Coding, Testing, De-bugging & Documentation.

  • Develop software applications based on clear business specifications.

  • Work on new initiatives and support existing Index applications.

  • Perform Application & System Performance tuning and troubleshoot performance issues.

  • Develop web based applications and build rich front-end user interfaces.

  • Build applications with object oriented concepts and apply design patterns.

  • Integrate in-house applications with various vendor software platforms.

    • Setup development environment - sandbox for application development.
  • Check-in application code changes into the source repository.

  • Perform unit testing of application code and fix errors.

  • Interface with databases to extract information and build reports.

  • Effectively interact with customers, business users and IT staff.

_What we re looking for_:

_Basic Qualification_:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Engineering is required, or in lieu, a demonstrated equivalence in work experience.

  • 7 to 10 years of IT experience in application development and support.

  • Strong Experience with Java, J2EE, JMS &.EJBs

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in minimum _one_of following.

o Advanced SQL, PL - SQL programming

o Advanced Python o Advanced Scala
  • Minimum 1 year Experience in minimum _one_of following

o Infrastructure - CICD

o Big data - AWS Cloud - Micro services

  • Big data - Cloud skills (minimum 1 of following)

o Spark using scala - python - java and HDFS

o Good understanding of AWS cloud (EC2, EMR, Lambda, S3, Glue, etc.)
  • Infrastructure - CICD related skills (minimum 1 of following)

o Basic networking knowledge - Unix scripting

o Ansible - Fortify - Jenkins

o QA Automation (cucumber , selenium , karate etc) o Exposure to addressing Vulnerabilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, with strong verbal and writing proficiencies.

_Preferred Qualification_:

  • Experience working with large datasets in Equity, Commodities, Forex, Futures and Options asset classes.

    • Experience with Index - Benchmarks or Asset Management or Trading platforms.
  • Basic Knowledge of User Interface design & development using JQuery, HTML5 & CSS.

    • Basic Knowledge of Python - Scala - Spark

_About S&P Dow Jones Indices_:

S&P Dow Jones Indices is a joint venture of S&P Global the controlling member, and CME Group Inc.

S&P Global, provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies, and governments to make decisions with confidence.

S&P Dow Jones Indices intends to bring independent, transparent and cost effective solutions to the global investment community and be at the forefront of index change and innovation.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race - ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or other legally protected categories, subject to applicable law.