Senior Java Developer - South San Francisco - 15512BR

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
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.


This position is for a senior software engineer within Content Solutions - Structured division of Moody’s Analytics. You will be working on a suite of micro-services API based products within Platform Services Team. As a part of this role, you will be exposed to a mix of enterprise scale applications spanning both legacy as well as cloud based solutions.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Job Description

  • Understanding existing legacy applications and working on cloud migration of the same.
  • Performing bug-fixes/enhancements to existing products.
  • Providing production support to existing applications.
  • Building highly scalable micro-services.
  • Performance tuning of enterprise applications.


  • Must have at least Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field required.
  • Must have 5+ years of experience working on enterprise scale applications.
  • Strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts.
  • Expert level programming knowledge in JAVA.
  • Must be very good at concurrent/multi-threaded programming.
  • Familiarity with frameworks such as Spring MVC and Hibernate ORM.
  • Working knowledge of relational DBMS (preferably ORACLE PL/SQL).
  • Familiarity with NoSQL based databases such as ElasticSearch, MongoDB is a plus.
  • Experience working with big data frameworks such as Apache Storm, Spark is a big plus.
  • Experience working with container orchestration frameworks such as Kubernetes is a plus.
  • Experience working on LINUX.
  • Experience with AWS services is a plus.
  • Must possess strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently.
  • Ability to lead and mentor junior developers.
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills.
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