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Software Engineer in Gurgaon - Ambience

Software Engineer

Position Title: Software Engineer

Location: Gurgaon

Division: Financial Services

Reporting to: Dhruwnath Yadava

Department: Managed Corporate Actions

Position summary

We are looking for a Java and SQL Developer to join the development team, to implement the next generation of features for the application as well as support existing platform. The role offers extensive business and technical challenges in a highly dynamic and collaborative work environment. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about technology and has a passion for high quality of deliverables.

Duties & Accountability

We’re looking for a strong and dynamic technical individual to develop and support a highly scalable platform. Hands-on experience is a must.

  • Development of new components and features in application
  • Apply strong technical skills and good business knowledge – together with investigative techniques and problem-solving skills to identify and resolve issues in a timely and efficient manner
  • Should be able to work directly with Business Analyst, Operations team and Infrastructure team to understand and resolve issue
  • Work on initiatives around application health monitoring, reporting, and technical support
  •  Implement innovative solutions to address business and technical challenges
  • Work with other engineering streams like QA, DBA’s and DevOps to enhance quality metrics
  • Support and maintenance of existing application
  • Focus on ensuring Quality Gate Metrics are met as part of code development
  • Work with remote team in a geographically distributed development model
  • Deliver high quality deliverable's using continuous integration following Agile and Lean principles

Business competencies, Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 4-6 years’ experience in Java, JEE development, working on multi-tiered distributed systems using Java, JEE platform
  • Significant hands-on experience in on advanced Java 8/11 features including Multi-Threading, Concurrency, Serialization, Cloning, Annotations
  • Strong experience in relational Databases like Oracle, writing complex SQL queries & stored procedures, tuning SQL queries
  • Experience in profiling an application to troubleshoot issues, monitoring system performance (CPU, memory, processes, threads, network etc.) is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of Unix commands is a must.
  • Experience in Spring Integration framework, JSON web services, Spring Batch, Spring REST, Spring JDBC Template, Spring Core, Spring MVC
  • Proficient in OOPS, Design Patterns and Data Structures
  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development and ability to write units tests leveraging frameworks such as JUnit, Mockito, JMock etc. for extensive unit-testing
  • Experience with build & release tools like Maven and Continuous Integration like Jenkins
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodology
  • Knowledge of developing web applications with Angular6 and RESTful Web services
  • Experience in troubleshooting performance issues on Java and database side is an added advantage

Commercial awareness

Knowledge of Corporate Actions business is huge plus. Knowledge of financial markets or financial feeds would be very useful

Personal competencies & Personal Impact

  • Excellent written/oral communication skills and listening skills
  • Strong inter-personal skills required.
  • Ability to multitask and identify priority, dependencies to complete work.
  • High level of initiative and ownership
  • High benchmarks for developing good quality code


  • Proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of development best practices are critical to successful performance in this role
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to collaborate in a team environment
  • Experience in Agile development methodology is preferred

Company overview

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.

IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500.  We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk. 

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.                              


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; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

For information please click on the following links:

IHS Markit Business Code of Conduct
Right to Work
EEO is the Law
EEO is the Law Supplement
Pay Transparency Statement


Current Colleagues

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

  • Req ID: R15511
  • Date Posted: 05/21/2020
  • Job Category: Development
  • Location: Gurgaon - Ambience
  • City, State: Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Country: India

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