Assistant Director Senior Software Engineer - Shenzhen - 14488BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at
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The Content Solution Research division of Moody’s Analytics Shenzhen is seeking an Assistant Director Senior Software Engineer with good hands-on skills and at least 5+ years of experience to join the backend data team. The backend data team is responsible for the design and development of data integration, data analysis and data delivery using the best of breed technologies following agile methodologies. We are looking for a highly motivated team player who will:
  • Design and develop new features
  • Maintain and enhance software architecture for existing product development
  • Collaborate with Production Managers, Program Managers and Quality Assurance Engineers across multiple development centers.
  • Extend and maintain the existing codebase with a focus on quality, re-usability and maintainability.
  • Write technical documents and share knowledge among the teams.
  • Participate in architecture and design reviews for projects that require complex technical solutions
  • Participate in support of outstanding data issues
  • Monitor software system components for correctness, usability, security, accessibility, reusability, maintainability, adaptability and integration

Candidates should have good communication skills and an eagerness to learn. They should be self-starters who work with minimal direction. Candidates must also possess excellent technical skills and have an aptitude for building and understanding complex architectures.



Experience in the following areas is required:
  • Java (Scala) / J2EE
  • Spark Big Data Platform
  • Spring framework
  • Database model design, stored procedure and queries performance tuning
  • Data ETL, Distributed data processing and integration
  • ORM mapping frameworks
  • Micro Services
Proven aptitude in the following areas is required:
  • Design and implementation of scalable distributed data processing and integration systems
  • OO concepts(OOAD)
  • Written and verbal English communication
  • Teamwork
Experience in the following areas is very desirable:
  • SQL Server T-Sql / Stored procedure
  • Data integration platform (Kettle, Clover ETL)
  • Big Data technology stack (Hadoop, Spark, Storm)
  • AWS or similar cloud service providers
  • Go language
  • Mongodb / Solr No-Sql technologies
  • Docker / Kubernates
  • Tomcat, JBoss, Ngnix
  • Maven/ANT/Gradle
  • Web Service(REST, SOAP)
  • Agile, Scrum
  • Linux Shell (Redhat, CentOS, Debian)
  • Git / Perforce
  • Financial experience


Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.