Job Description

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Categories:

  • Engineering & Technology

Location(s):

  • Avenue Louise 250, 1050, Brussels, BE

At Moody's, we unite the brightest minds to turn today’s risks into tomorrow’s opportunities. We do this by striving to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome to be who they are-with the freedom to exchange ideas, think innovatively, and listen to each other and customers in meaningful ways. 

If you are excited about this opportunity but do not meet every single requirement, please apply! You still may be a great fit for this role or other open roles. We are seeking candidates who model our values: invest in every relationship, lead with curiosity, champion diverse perspectives, turn inputs into actions, and uphold trust through integrity. 

Department Overview - Data Solutions
The Data Solutions division is the commercial data business of Moody’s Analytics, bringing together a vast catalogue of data to help business decision-makers assess risks and opportunities. We are best known for Orbis, the world’s most comprehensive database of public and private companies. We are also the definitive source of ratings-related data for companies and securities that have been rated by Moody’s Investors Service. Data Solutions is also the home of NewsEdge, the premier collection of premium and web aggregated businesses news with more than 23,000 breaking news and key trade publications, web pages, blogs and social media feeds. All are normalized, enriched and delivered sub second of release. We strive to deliver convenience and insight to our customers by eliminating the hassle of sourcing, preparing, and accessing data, adding value when decisions need to be made. Any analytical activity depends on reliable and accessible data, and we are proud to be a mission-critical information resource for decision-makers around the world.
Domain Overview - Data Management Platform
Data has become a critical asset for enterprises, playing a pivotal role in various aspects of business operations and strategic decision-making. Our proprietary datasets power a diverse set of products and services and have an ever-increasing set of demands for expanded coverage and data quality.
Role Overview
Do you have a passion for data and Object-Oriented Programming? Do you want to help us increase our data coverage and improve our existing solutions? We are expanding our Engineering teams to leverage the potential of our entire Data Management Platform. Come join us to learn, maintain and expand our platforms for the many growth opportunities which laylie ahead.
Responsibilities:

  • Be a key contributor in the implementation of solutions
  • Optimize data coverage and efficiency by developing and enhancing custom C++/C# data processing frameworks on AWS, creating top-tier datasets for market-leading data search applications.
  • Able to operate within a lean agile team of cloud software engineers to partner with business and technology teams to design and develop scalable and highly available cloud-native solution
  • Contribute to the development of cutting-edge enterprise data solutions in a fast-paced environment using modern solutions to solve complex data challenges leveraging the cloud
  • Provide world-class support across cloud engineering, operations and applications
  • Leverage tools such as JIRA and Confluence to track requirements and provide visibility into the development process Designing cloud-infrastructure architecture options for our data pipelines and stores
  • Willing to learn new technologies, capable of self-directed learning
  • Author and maintain technical design documents.
  • 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.
  • Collaborate with quality assurance engineers to fix defects.
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments concurrently and independently manage time

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related major from top institutions, Master’s degree is a plus.
  • Experience with Object-Oriented Programming
  • Experience with data practices and data technologies
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and multi-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Data Analysts)
  • Excellent communication skills, the ability to translate technical concepts to business concepts and vice versa
  • Client focused, proactive, and results oriented
  • Quickly learns new technologies; proactively seeks to improve

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong experience with programming languages: C++, C#
  • Competent in Development tools: Visual Studio, GIT, Jira, Confluence
  • Competent in Development Platforms: Microsoft Windows
  • Competent in Batch processing, PowerShell, and scripting languages for automation tasks
  • Familiarity with AWS services such as S3 and FSx

Ready to help us maintain our data pipeline? Join us and be at the forefront of shaping the future!

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.

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