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at IHS Markit

Software Engineer in Noida, India - Candor TechSpace, Sector 62

Software Engineer

Position title

Senior Associate



Business Function


Reporting to

Associate Director



Department overview:

Markit Parsing 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 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 Parsing Platform including both parsing and non-parsing components within a global team.

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
  • 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 will be advantageous
  • Good knowledge of OOP
  • Experience in using and understanding regular expressions is a plus.
  • Familiar with testing frameworks like JUnit, spring-test, Mockito is a plus.
  • 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


Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here.

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


Current Colleagues

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

  • Req ID: R22072
  • Date Posted: 07/22/2021
  • Job Category: Development
  • Location: Noida, India - Candor TechSpace, Sector 62
  • City, State: Noida, Uttar Pradesh
  • Country: India

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