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Come help us revolutionize digital media! Are you a self starter who is energized by new challenges and enjoys a sense of accomplishment? Do you enjoy working with dynamic people in a highly collaborative, team environment? If so we want to speak with you.
Dow Jones is currently hiring “get-things-done” technologists with all levels of experience to help reinvent the way we develop products and deliver best in class digital solutions to all of our customers.
**The Dow Jones Optimization team, in collaboration with the Wall Street Journal’s Product, Design, and Engineering (PDE) team, is looking for an Optimization Engineer who will act as the lead developer in launching a server side experimentation program across WSJ.com and Barrons.com. Your role will be to figure out the best path forward for the Optimization team to launch server side experiments. This will require work to understand how to best integrate Optimizely within our numerous stacks, optimizing for performance and reusability of components to create a long-term, sustainable testing program. It will require working closely with Optimization managers to develop and launch experiments. You will act as the technical voice for the team and help us establish a system within Dow Jones for implementing testing, and help train future engineers.**
**Skills & Experience:**
+ **3-5 years total experience in Software Engineering**
+ **Proven ability to analyze, decompose and estimate effort associated with various technical solutions**
+ **Working knowledge of web based technologies with a combination of the following: Node.js, React, JSON, NoSQL, SQL**
+ **Excitement for Multivariate testing**
+ **Ability to work collaboratively across departments**
+ **Excellent written and verbal communications**
+ **Advanced problem solving skills**
+ **Fluency in Node.js**
+ **Advanced CSS knowledge Grid, Flexbox, etc.**
+ **Experience with Webpack**
+ **Direct experience with deploying production systems in AWS or other cloud environment**
+ **Exposure to Docker, AWS or other cloud or container based application deployment a plus**
+ **Experience with NoSQL S3, Redis, Memcached, BigQuery, ElastiCache, ORM**
+ **Knowledge of ES6**
+ **Experience developing software using Agile Methodologies**
+ **Knowledge of basic design and UX principles**
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. **EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets** .
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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY – PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Job Category: Technology Group
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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Req ID: 17414
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.