Associate Software Engineer - Bangalore - 15248BR

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 www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Investors Service is among the world’s most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings and research. Our opinions and analysis on a broad range of credit obligors and obligations are valued around the world for their insight and rigor. At MIS, our workplace culture supports our mission to be the Agency of Choice for our customers, employees and future employees. Our Culture focuses on Excellence and embodies behavioral qualities such as Integrity, Responsiveness, Collaboration, Respect and Passion. Our people are our core asset and we look beyond outcomes to ensure that behaviors and interactions matter.

Department

The MIS technology teams play a key role in ensuring Moody’s ability to deliver the highest quality structured, fundamental and public finance ratings. The teams work directly with the ratings analysts to provide quantitative tools, financial analytics and data driven software solutions.
The Fundamental Technology team supports a substantial portfolio of tools and platforms used on a daily basis by analysts globally. The team is located in New York, Bangalore, and Kolkata and reports to the senior management of the Moody’s Operations and Data Controls group.

Job Description

This is an opportunity for an individual with a strong software development background to join Moody’s Investors Service Support Centre in India.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable track record of successes developing/supporting quality software solutions, liaising directly with stakeholders, and adapting to the evolving needs of the business. The role will primarily involve coordinating with the NY Fundamental Technology development team to provide global production support for Moody’s Fundamental applications which are of high visibility within the analyst teams globally, and integral to the analytical ratings processes.
As part of the Fundamental Technology team, support members will have many opportunities to leverage SQL skills to query and manipulate data, as well as work with Excel/VBA workbooks, debug .Net applications, and other technical tasks. This role will suit a highly motivated problem solver with excellent communication skills and a proven ability to use their own initiative and work with minimal supervision.


Experience with the multiple phases of software development lifecycle and software debugging skills are essential. Experience with source control, issue tracking, unit testing, continuous integration, etc. is highly desirable. Basic understanding of finance and the mechanics of analytical methodologies are a plus

Key Responsibilities:

  • QA and UAT Support
  • Maintenance Support
  • Business User Query Support
  • Reporting
  • Application and Process Documentation

Qualifications

BE (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Financial Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong C#.NET development & debugging skills (2+ years)
  • Experience with source control (SVN ideally) and issue tracking (Jira ideally)
  • Good SQL Query writing skills, understanding of database architecture
  • Strong Excel VBA
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Fluency in English a must
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Rigorous and analytical thought process
  • Experienced in working toward tight deadlines
  • Experience in Financial Services is advantageous
  • Able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
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.