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Lead Software Engineer – Java

Thomson Reuters

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted July 31, 2021.

Job Description As an employee at Thomson Reuters, you will play a role in shaping and leading the global knowledge economy.

Our technology drives global markets and helps professionals around the world make decisions that matter.

Whether solving for today’s challenges or tomorrow’s aspirations, you will work with the industry’s brightest thinkers on diverse projects, creating next-generation solutions that deliver powerful results.

As the world’s leading provider of intelligent information, we want your unique perspective to create the solutions that advance our business-and your career.

Come join a team of creative and innovative software developers dedicated to working on the publishing and distribution of Thomson Reuters news content.

We will collaborate to build systems and APIs that deliver news content to multiple products, enabling our customers to find the answers they are looking for.

In this hands-on Lead Role, you will be able to use your extraordinary development skills and learn and grow in technologies like Cloud, Big Data, search engines, and recommendation systems.

You would be responsible for the analysis, definition, design, implementation, and project oversight of NewsRoom systems.

As a team member, you will interpret business requirements and delegate development work to team members.

You will have the opportunity to work with partner teams, including but not limited to Product Management, Quality Assurance, Project Management, Content Operations, and Operations Support.

Active participation is required in daily and weekly status meetings.

You should possess the ability to identify solutions for complex problems, as well as have the desire to attain domain knowledge of the products you build and support.

About the Role As a Lead Software Engineer , you will: Show Leadership
– Lead and participate in technical design reviews, functional specification reviews, and commit to developing project estimates, scheduling, test plans, and code reviews.

Build and Develop
– Ensure consistency with architectural standards for assigned projects, active application development, migrate applications to cloud, create and maintain unit tests.

Be a Team Player
– work in a collaborative team-oriented environment, share information, value diverse ideas, partner with cross-functional and remote teams Be Curious & Innovative
– continuously update yourself with next-generation technology, development tools, and contribute to process development practices Be an Agile Person
– Actively determine and resolve potential problems/issues including authoring of technical specifications.

Work on multiple projects and manage time effectively, assessing risk and dependencies.

Be an Effective Communicator
– Regularly inform the manager or team lead on the progress of the project, identifying risks early in the process.

Effectively communicate with project partners of varying degrees of technical knowledge.

Be collaborative
– Collaborate with QA team on test automation, work with Continuous Integration Environments and automated deployment tools and provide support to the Operations support team.

Take Ownership
– responsible for performance, reliability, and implement changes for improving the efficiency of a technical component.

Mentor junior team members.

About You You’re a fit for the role of Lead Software Engineer if you have: Basic qualifications: Over 6 years of software development experience with Java 2 years experience leading teams of 3 or more developers Experience with AWS cloud Experience designing solutions based on microservices methodologies Experience with relational and NoSQL databases, e.g.

Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB Preferred qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience 1 years experience with Elasticsearch Familiar with Software Security Best Practices Interest or experience coaching junior and mid-level engineers Experience working with cross-functional and remote teams What’s in it For You At Thomson Reuters, our people are our greatest assets.

Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth: Learning & Development : On-the-job coaching & learning, tuition reimbursement, exposure to cutting-edge technology Our scientists and engineers explore big data sets to discover new capabilities and insights.

Thomson Reuters is most well-known for the globally respected Reuters News agency, but our company is also the leading source of information for legal, corporate, and tax professionals.

We have over 60,000 TBs worth of legal, regulatory, news, and tax data.

Benefits : Flexible work arrangements, comprehensive health coverage that’s effective day one Perks : Social events & activities, employee discount programs through corporate perks Global Opportunities: We have employees in over 90 countries, working across different industries Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work?

How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future?

At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years.

Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services
– Reuters.

We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion.

At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them.

Sound exciting?

Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.

Accessibility As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals.

To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law.

Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on

Locations Toronto-Ontario-Canada