Job Description

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Categories:

  • Engineering & Technology

Location(s):

  • 7575 Gateway Blvd., Suite 300, Newark, California, 94560, US

Moody’s is a developmental culture where we value candidates who are willing to grow. So, if you are excited about this opportunity but don’t meet every single requirement, please apply! You may be a perfect fit for this role or other open roles.

Moody's is a global integrated risk assessment firm that empowers organizations to make better decisions.

At Moody’s, we’re taking action. We’re hiring diverse talent and providing underrepresented groups with equitable opportunities in their careers. We’re educating, empowering and elevating our people, and creating a workplace where each person can be their true selves, reach their full potential and thrive on every level. Learn more about our DE&I initiatives, employee development programs and view our annual DE&I Report at moodys.com/diversity

We are seeking a seasoned Software Developer with a minimum of 8 years of hands-on experience in this field. The successful candidate will have a solid history of delivering software and services from ideation to deployment. A Bachelor's or master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline is preferred, although not mandatory if the candidate has equivalent professional experience.

Technical Competencies:

The ideal candidate will possess proficiency in one or more of the following programming languages: Java, Scala, C++, Python, or C#.

Experience with SQL Server or Oracle RDBMS, and familiarity with native database APIs and operations, is a must.

Core competencies should include a comprehensive understanding of data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis.

The candidate should have a demonstrated grasp of design patterns and coding best practices, with the ability to write code that can be effectively unit-tested. Advanced programming concepts such as multi-threading, memory management, and query processing should be well understood and implemented in their previous work.

We value individuals with a keen interest in ensuring application scalability, availability, reliability, security, and cost-effective execution.

The ability to deliver high-quality work under tight schedules is critical.

Practical experience with relational and big data storage like S3, and developing production-quality RESTful APIs and Microservices, is required. Familiarity with systems and services development using Docker and Kubernetes is also a must.

Preferred Competencies:

While not mandatory, experience with cloud-native development (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.) will be considered an asset.

A basic understanding of VPN/VPC and computer networking principles is desirable.

Experience working in an agile development environment will be viewed favorably.

The ideal candidate will also have excellent communication skills, with the proven ability to convey complex ideas in a concise and clear manner. We are looking for passionate individuals who are ready to contribute to our team's success.

For US-based roles only: the anticipated hiring base salary range for this position is $163,200.00 - $236,550.00, depending on factors such as experience, education, level, skills, and location. This range is based on a full-time position. In addition to base salary, this role may be eligible for a completion bonus. Moody’s also offers insurance and a discounted employee stock purchase plan for limited duration employees.

Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody’s also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities or based on a sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email accommodations@moodys.com. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

For San Francisco positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

This position may be considered a promotional opportunity, pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.

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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.
For more information on the Securities Trading Program, please refer to the STP Quick Reference guide on ComplianceNet

Please note: STP categories are assigned by the hiring teams and are subject to change over the course of an employee’s tenure with Moody’s.

Application Instructions

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