Job Description

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Categories:

  • Engineering & Technology

Location(s):

  • Aldgate Tower, 2 Leman Street, Whitechapel, London, Greater London, E1 8FA, GB

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. 

At Moody’s Analytics Know Your Customer (KYC) / Know Your Supplier (KYS), we solve problems that matter. We are a cross-functional team of sales and marketing, technology and product professionals who are all passionate about preventing criminal infiltration of the world’s financial system and bringing transparency to global supply chains by detecting fraud, terrorism, human trafficking, and other criminal threats.

We combine the agility, passion, and dynamism of a startup with the strong positioning and stability of an established institution, providing our people with dynamic career paths and mobility options across the globe, all while having access to the entire Moody’s network. We empower our people and are committed to helping them reach their goals.

As our customers scale, they need to be able to handle the increase in work without jeopardising their operational efficiency, the quality of their decisions or their end-customer onboarding experience. We aim to provide our customers with reliable workflow automation, enabling their teams to focus on critical decisions. The risk engine plays a pivotal role in guiding our customers' choices and must align with their performance and usability standards.

Responsibilities

As a Senior Software Engineer, your main responsibility will involve improving the risk engine and related services to provide a world-class experience to our customers. Additionally, you will play a crucial role in empowering other teams to further develop on this platform.

We are an agile team that values customer-focus and continuous learning. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Own the design and deployment of software initiatives from conception to delivery, contributing to team strategy and roadmap.

  • Collaborate with other teams to identify and prioritize areas for improvement.

  • Provide mentorship to less experienced team members in both technical and non-technical aspects.

  • Keeping up with the latest technologies and proposing innovative solutions to challenges.

  • Advocating for sound software design principles and fostering a sense of ownership within your team or across multiple teams

Qualifications

To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • Proven experience in developing SaaS applications, ideally in Rust or Python.

  • Proficiency in system design: designing and building resilient and scalable services. You have a passion for system architecture, scalability of different components, and their interactions. You value simplicity and maintainability.

  • Solid understanding of data structures and algorithm optimizations.

  • Familiarity with event-driven architectures in a microservice context is a plus

  • Familiarity with Agile software processes, data-driven development

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to communicate complex ideas effectively to stakeholders

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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.

Application Instructions

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