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Associate I Software Engineer in Noida

Associate I Software Engineer


Job description

Position title - Associate I Software Engineer

Location - Noida

Business Function - Technology

Department overview:

Markit Quotes is a real-time quote parsing system. The service extracts indicative over-the-counter pricing, providing traders and portfolio managers with real-time pricing data for CDS, indices, bonds, tranches, loans and other OTC asset classes.

Position summary

This position is for a hands-on developer who can design, build and support various components of Markit Quotes platform. The role is that of a middle level developer working on projects and tasks to develop, support, optimize and improve the platform.

This role would suit a Java/SQL developer with 4-6 years of experience. Experience using Natural Language Processing, Text mining/ Text analytics, Parser Generation etc is desired but not essential.

Duties & accountabilities

This will involve design, development and support of Markit Quotes Platform including both parsing and non-parsing components within a global team of around 10 developers.

Parsing engine uses Jflex, Byacc/J, Antlr technologies, while other non-parsing components use Core java, Spring, Camel, Active mq, Hazelcast, Elastic search, Apache Lucene, Restful Web services, Grails and Oracle pl/sql etc.

Responsibilities will include requirements analysis, coding, documentation, database performance tuning, peer code reviews, knowledge sharing and managing your performance and delivery against agreed goals and objectives.

Business competencies

Education and experience

  • The right candidate will have an academic degree in software engineering or exceptional track record if the candidate has a degree in any other discipline
  • 4-6 years of professional programming experience, preferably in financial domain
  • Good knowledge of Java and Design Patterns
  • Good knowledge of Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Knowledge of Java distributed computing technologies and modern Java web technologies advantageous
  • Experience with an enterprise-grade relational database management system, preferably Oracle, including expert level SQL
  • Knowledge of parsing utilities like Jflex/Byacc/ANTLR is desirable not essential

Commercial awareness

  • Understanding of basic financial market terminology is desirable, but not essential

Management requirements

  • Dynamic and charismatic, demonstrating ability to motivate others
  • Must be hands on with technical ability to challenge others’ work

Personal competencies

Personal impact

  • Must work effectively with team spread across globe
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
  • Focused on delivery


  • Must be an excellent communicator both written and verbally


  • Ability to collaborate effectively with overseas team

Company overview

IHS Markit is a leading, global financial information services company with over 14,000 employees.  The company provides independent data, valuations and trade processing across all asset classes in order to enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency.  Its client base includes the most significant institutional participants in the financial marketplace.  For more information, please see


IHS Markit is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the laws and regulations in any of our locations.

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only. We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace. In addition, in the United States, we perform pre-employment drug testing and are required as a federal contractor to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

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Current Colleagues

If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.

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