The Nielsen Company (US), LLC

Richardson , TX

Software Engineer #32823

The Nielsen Company (US), LLC
Richardson, TX Full-time
Posted on February 25, 2019

Software Engineer

The Nielsen Company (US), LLC

(Richardson, TX)

  • Responsible for analyzing, developing, testing and supporting highly complex application software:
  • Determine solutions for applications by providing necessary designs and technical expertise to the development team.
  • Investigate and analyze verbal and written requests for application software, interpreting application requirements to construct highly complex applications.
  • Perform data analysis on reference data and apply software design principles to satisfy application requirements.
  • Develop highly complex software code, which is maintainable, and easy to use.
  • Develop and execute application test plans, analyze test results, and make appropriate revisions to ensure the applications function as specified.
  • Create working prototypes.
  • Create build and deployment process scripts, owning the end-to-end deployment process.
  • Work closely with solutions designers and architects to design and implement reusable system solutions.
  • Work with the technical project manager to ensure that the project plan is on track by advising on risks and quality.
  • Provide project updates to management.
  • Involves the opportunity to telecommute from within the Richardson, TX area 1 day per week as feasible.

Tools used: Java, UI technologies (JSON, AJAX and XML), Objective-C, PL/SQL, Web Services, GIT, GitHub, and Atlassian tool suite.

For This Role, We Are Looking For Individuals That Have:

Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field with an information technology focus (foreign equivalent degree acceptable) plus 2 years of experience in software development (would also accept a bachelor’s degree plus 5 years of post-baccalaureate, progressively responsible experience).

Any level of experience in and/or knowledge of: use of master data management principles; use of software design and testing principles; analysis of product reference data such as common error patterns; development of UI components using UI technologies such as JavaScript, JSON, AJAX, and/or XML technologies; PL/SQL; Web Services; software development tool suite such as GIT and/or Atlassian; use of analytical and problem-solving skills to solve complex design and coding problems; and working as a member of a team.