Product Developer

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Description

The primary goals of the Content & Technology Solutions (CTS) Group are to capture the large revenue opportunities that exist within the data feed market and to help drive adoption of our proprietary content on and off the FactSet platform. Our products fall into four major categories: bulk data delivery (Cornerstone, Bulk DataFeed), ad hoc data delivery (DataDirect), and streaming exchange data (Streaming DataFeed API), and an application development environment (FAST).

The Bulk Data Delivery team of FactSet’s Content and Technology Solutions Group is looking for a Product Developer to help with the operation, support and enhancement of the Standardized DataFeed product line. As a Product Developer, you will become an expert in the Bulk Data product line and its supporting technologies. You will work closely with a broadly distributed group of salespeople, support specialists, engineers, content managers, and quality assurance personnel. You will receive a cross-section of exposure to our products, support, and development processes with the goal of progressing along the Product Management track.

Development Responsibilities:
• Develop and support one or more products and content integration projects
• Work with the Product Manager to identify client demand for our new initiatives and existing product lines
• Develop specifications to translate the business needs into tasks for engineering
• Work with engineers to fix bugs, test enhancements, and manage releases and client migrations
• Work with QA to build out test cases for new features
• Work with our internal communications group to document new releases and update training and marketing materials to communicate application features and benefits

Support Responsibilities:
• Research and prioritize questions, bugs, and enhancement requests that come through RPD’s
• Perform operational tasks including initial client setup, Broadcast announcements, and account maintenance
• Help specialists and sales with client-specific issues or questions

Job Requirements:
• Strong technical, analytical, troubleshooting and communication skills
• FactSet Consulting or equivalent experience, emphasizing one or more of the following areas: investment related data; formula based analytic applications; data warehousing; or content oriented software systems
• Software development and data analysis skills
• Minimum 2 years work experience

Desired Attributes:
• Experience with FactSet’s proprietary content
• Interest in learning new technologies and how multiple systems work together
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team members in other offices
• Attention to detail along with the ability to see the big picture
• Ability to work on multiple projects with shifting priorities
• Self disciplined and motivated work ethic
• Ability to see projects through from start to finish

This position is full time and located in Norwalk, CT.

About FactSet
FactSet, a leading provider of financial data and analytics, offers instant access to information to thousands of financial professionals around the globe. Our solutions are built on the creative use of technology and an unwavering dedication to client service. With FactSet, you gain powerful analytics tailored to your workflow, the broadest scope of data available, and access to industry-leading client service. Our top priority is ensuring that you always have the most accurate data available and the support you need to use it most effectively. For further information go to www.factset.com.
Equal Opportunity Employment Policy
It is the policy of FactSet Research Systems Inc. ("FactSet") to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, pregnancy, military or military reserve obligations, or any other class or status protected by law. This


Posted

Jan 13, 2014

Company

FactSet Research Systems

Location

New York City or Norwalk, CT

Keywords

Analytical
Development