Software Engineer - Montbonnot Saint Martin - 15242BR

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
The Banking Reg Tech group builds software to help banks around the world assess the overall health of their balance sheets and generate reports for regulators and other stakeholders. We know that regulatory and accounting standards and the technological demands of our customers are subject to change, which is why we employ a continuous cycle of innovation that allows us to offer nimble and agile solutions to our customers’ problems.

The Risk Foundation Platform team builds technical frameworks that are used by functional teams. The frameworks provide services for database schema management, import and export of data, business intelligence tools as well as a rich framework for rendering a user interface in HTML5. It is made up of Quality and Software Engineers working together under Agile Scrum methodologies. The Risk Foundation team works closely with the Risk Authority and Risk Confidence teams to help them provide world-leading risk and capital management solutions that have won numerous industry awards from both industry analysts and readers of industry magazines.

This is a unique opportunity to join a team who are experiencing a period of unprecedented growth.

You will join the team as Software Engineer. You will participate in the whole Moody’s Risk Foundation platform solution lifecycle. In daily cooperation with Quality Assurance Engineers and Business Analysts, you will participate in the design and the development of the application based on technical or functional specifications.

The Role / Responsibilities:

An Assistant Director- Senior Software Engineer fulfils the following responsibilities, with occasional guidance of more senior team members:

  • Interpret business requirements for a Business Mission/Epic with the assistance of Business Analysts.
  • Provide feedback on requirements from a technical perspective, and provide estimates for user stories and tasks.
  • Take ownership of stories; Implement and test features based on the requirements.
  • Refactor design and implementation for stories owned, based on requirement changes.
  • Define and maintain coding standards, and guide team members to comply with these standards.
  • Influence the functional design and user experience. Promote consistency and simplicity.
  • Collaborate with quality assurance engineers to fix defects.
  • Collaborate with build and release engineers to prepare packages and solve environment issues.
  • Investigate and find the root cause for software problems reported by clients.
  • Write and maintain technical documents.
  • Review code of less senior team members, provide guidance from a technical perspective.
  • Work with more senior team members to continuously improve our engineering practices.
  • Mentor more junior engineers.
  • Conduct training sessions and proactively share knowledge in or across teams.



  • Deep understanding of Object or Functional Oriented design and development
  • Proficient in data access techniques for relational databases
  • Quickly learns new technologies; proactively seeks to improve
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to participate in multiple projects
  • Works well in a fast-paced team environment; able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Has superb analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Competent in Programming Languages: Java and/or C++.
  • The successful applicant will be be fluent in French.


  • Professional software design and development experience on multi-tiered enterprise applications.
  • Works well within the constructs of an agile development process, including SCRUM, Unit Testing, Continuous Build and Integration, etc. and suggests improvement to this process
  • Ideally have obtained a Masters degree in Computer Science.
  • Proficient in data access techniques for both relational and NoSQL databases. For instance: SQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, etc.
  • Competent in Development Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux.
  • Competent in Development tools: Visual Studio, IntelliJ IDEA, WebStorm, etc.
  • Competent in Programming Languages: Oracle PL/SQL, Scala/Spark, JavaScript, HTML/HTML5, CSS2/3, XML, XSLT, or others.
  • Competent in Application Servers: Apache Tomcat, WebSphere, Jetty, WebLogic, JBoss, IIS
  • Competent in Application Frameworks & Engines: Spring framework, ORM framework such as Hibernate or iBatis, Java web service, STL, Boost, JQuery, Node.js, Angular.js, Bootstrap, etc.
  • Competent in Others: Jira, Rally, Perforce, Git, Jenkins, etc.
  • Competent in elastic deployments on the Cloud
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.