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S&P Global Database Engineer in China

S&P Global Market Intelligence

The Role: Database Engineer

Grade 10

Location: Shanghai

The Team: The team is responsible for building analytics products in a key strategic platform using emerging tools and technologies. The team works in a challenging environment that gives ample opportunities to use innovative ideas to solve complex analytical problems. You will have the opportunity every day to work with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and will be able to develop a close team dynamic with coworkers from around the globe.

The Impact: You will be making significant contribution in building solutions for the web applications/API/web services/data processing. The work you do will provide the data and analytics required for crucial, daily decisions in the capital and commodities markets.

What’s in it for you:

  • Build a career with a global company

  • Work on code that fuels the domestic financial markets

  • Grow and improve your skills by working on enterprise level products and new technologies


  • You’ll work together with the development team in the identification and translation of business and technical requirements. Primary focus will be data modeling and processing.

  • You’ll be the key person in establishing the data foundation for the new generation of S&P China local product offering.

  • You’ll involve in the continuous evolution of the consolidated data platform, mitigate data related risks, troubleshoot and solve issues in database and data ingestion process.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor or master’s in computer science.

  • Multi-years of experience in software development teams in large organizations, capable of direct face-off with various stakeholders including internal product management, infosec, developers, quality engineers and external vendors.

  • Experienced in popular database technology including MySQL, SQL Server, ETL tooling.

  • Proficiency and strong enthusiasm in data related topics, passionate about data modeling and processing.

  • Comfortable with object-oriented programming, e.g., Java, C#.

  • Strong problem-solving, time management, and stress management skills to handle complex & time-critical projects.

  • Great team player with focus on collaborative achievement.

  • Willing and enthusiastic to learn on-the-job and perform continuous learning.

  • English communication skill is a plus.

About S&P Global Market Intelligence

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence 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.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.

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.

20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), IFTECH202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 259325

Posted On: 2021-02-19

Location: Shanghai, China