IHS Markit Data Delivery is based on a robust, state-of-the-art software as a service platform powering any type of application requiring market data and related information. Meeting the most stringent performance standards in throughput, speed and reliability, the platform supports multiple high-availability applications for professionals in financial and corporate institutions around the globe.
The Data Delivery group in IHS Markit focuses on providing customers with world class service and operational excellence. The initiative focuses on leveraging IHS Markit’s highly regarded expertise in the financial markets to develop innovative solutions to service customer needs. This unit is expected to continue expand its responsibilities and value creation for the firm in the future.
IHS Markit is seeking an experienced programming professional to provide extensive technology and data integration consultancy to the API customers globally. This hands-on role will require providing technical guidance, help and advice to a large and increasing number of Data Delivery customers.
The candidate will be responsible for supporting various customer applications and technologies. The candidate should be comfortable working in multi-system environments and able to provide samples across different development platforms. The candidate will need to be capable to work with different business groups across multiple locations and possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
The required candidate must be enthusiastic, proactive and demonstrate a good understanding of development methodologies. The role also requires experience in gathering requirements and delivering samples, FAQs, and providing technical guidance and support.
Duties & accountabilities
Provide knowledgeable, prompt and courteous support to API users via email and/or phone
On-board new API customers to the Data Delivery platform
Develop and maintain thorough and accurate samples and documentation for specific API requests as well as generic API concepts
Assist Product and Sales for new customer deals
On-board new data sets on the Producer API service
Configure API services according to business requirements
Education & experience
University graduate or equivalent in a computing degree.
3+ years programmer / developer experience in Java / C# / C++.
Excellent understanding of software systems and development of enterprise applications.
Experience working in a technical support role.
Knowledge and experience of financial markets.
Able to promptly answer support related email, phone calls and other electronic communications.
Self motivated, detail-oriented and organized.
Experienced with network and software issues.
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely on all levels (team, management and customers).
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, team player, ability to work in a global team.
Ability to work with both technical and not-technical teams.
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