Assistant Director Senior Software Engineer(China Platform) - Shenzhen - 17137BR

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.


CS Research

Job Description

The Content Solution Research division of Moody’s Analytics Shenzhen is seeking an Assistant Director 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:

  • Develop ETL of data and backend service

  • 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

  • Create technical design document and implement the components assigned.

  • 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 language, J2EE

  • Spark / AWS EMR / AWS Glue / Hadoop

  • Database model design, SQL Server stored procedure and queries performance tuning

  • Spring Framework

  • Web Service REST / SOAP

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

  • Python Language

  • Data integration platform (Kettle, Clover ETL)

  • AWS or similar cloud service providers

  • Tomcat, JBoss, Ngnix

  • Maven/ANT/Gradle

  • Azkaban

  • Agile, Scrum

  • Linux Shell (Redhat, CentOS, Debian)

  • CVS/Perforce/Git

  • 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.