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S&P Global Software Application Architect in Princeton, New Jersey


Software Application Architect Content Platforms & Platform Services

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The Location:

Princeton, NJ

The Team:

As an Architect, you will work closely with Content Platforms, Platform Services, Product Management, Business Stakeholders and Technology teams on the core of the Platts technologies.

The Impact:

The Software Application Architect Content Platforms & Platform Services will play a pivotal role in our strategic transformation from product to platform-centric cloud software engineering. These efforts are occurring within the broader context of major strategic initiatives to extend our market leadership and build next-generation software platforms as we pivot to a platform company.

The candidate will be responsible for architecting and building new platforms - products and modernizing existing platforms into new and improved platforms. The candidate requires deep technical knowledge and experience as this position will influence several platforms which empower the various critical business processes of Platts.


  • Work closely with Technology and Program Management teams as well as various business stakeholders on server-less cloud based Content platforms - applications - capabilities like Content Creation, Newsletter platforms, Real time news platforms, Price Reporting, Core Services, Content Packaging, Distribution and Delivery

    • Analyze business strategy and determine system architecture requirements to achieve business goals

    • Formulate and Build - Application and Technology Architecture concepts, mapping Requirements to well defined technical components and component connectors

    • Work with business stakeholders to establish project scope, design and architect solution, come up with estimates, communicate project deliverable time frames and benchmarks to business as part of creating business case for initial project approvals

    • Suggest architectural improvements, design and integration solutions, and formulate methodologies to optimize object-oriented software engineering

    • Create architecture artifacts for Application, Technology and Infrastructure

    • Formulate Performance Architecture concepts

    • Create conceptual, logical and physical data modeling concepts

    • Build Information Architecture components and Data flow, Data create and Data manage models

    • Lead the work on different technology integration interfaces for - Authentication, Content Creation, Content Archiving, Publishing, Packaging, Enrichment and Delivery

    • Lead the process of capacity planning and design infrastructure required for the solution implementation

  • Lead process of identifying and building the technology - non-functional requirements

What We re Looking For:

  • Master s degree in Technology

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Sciences

  • 12 years of experience with 3 as an architect

  • Ability to collaborate and brainstorm in a team environment

  • Ability to work remotely, over different time zones and in a diverse team

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

  • Confident and articulate in presentation

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines

  • Constantly strives to discover and learn new technologies

  • Ability to balance business priorities with technical requirements

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.platts.com.

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