Lead Software Engineer

Lead Software Engineer

FactSet Philippines Inc
6-9 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Department Name : Research Solutions
We are unified by the spirit of going above and beyond for our clients and each other. We look to foster a globally inclusive culture, enabling our people to be themselves at work and to join in, be heard, contribute, and grow. We continually seek to expand our workforce with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences. We recognize that our best ideas can come from anyone, anywhere, at any time and help us provide the best solutions for our clients around the globe.
Our inclusive work environment maximizes our diversity values, engagement, productivity, and ultimately makes FactSet a fun place to work.
Department Description
The Research Solutions SBUis focused on innovating the foundation of FactSet's product offering. By marrying robust content, intuitive applications, and innovative technology, we defend and grow our footprint across several key user classes including investment banking, sell-side research, buy-side research, private equity, portfolio managers, traders, capital markets, investor relations, and media. This SBU contains Core Applications (Universal Screening, Company & Security Analytics, Industry and Markets, Filings, Ownership, Research, News, Charting) and our industry leading RMS suite. The SBU closely partners with the Content and Platform Horizontals on strategy for FactSet Web, Mobile, and much of FactSet's content offering.
UI Standards is a shared infrastructure team focused on providing developers the tools to create modern and consistent user interfaces for their applications. FactSet is looking for a talented software engineer to join Research Solutions and participate as a contributing member to the UI standards team. This team member will play a critical role in accelerating time-to-market on key SBU strategies by partnering with our application development teams to understand and assist with their needs.
Projects worked on by the UI Standards team:

  • Influence and contribute to FactSet's current and next generation of UI standards

  • Implement interfaces in Angular.js and Vue.js

  • Contribute to components, grids (tables), and charting technology


  • Lead the engineering design, development, and release of key UI components

  • Influence FactSet's UI standards and design

  • Keep up to date and act as a leader on Typescript, Vue.js, Angular.js, and their related ecosystems

  • Strategically explore open-source opportunities to improve our workflows

  • Foster awareness of the UI Standards team processes, tools, and roadmap within Research

  • Collaborate with Research stakeholders to understand and prioritize their needs

  • Mentor and coach other members of the team

Required Skills:

  • B.Tech or M.Tech in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • 6+ years of experience working professionally as a Software Developer building web applications

  • Professional Experience with HTML, CSS

  • Experience using JavaScript, TypeScript and a modern web framework such as Vue or React

  • A passion to provide value by enabling other developers

Highly Desired Skills:

  • Experience with TypeScript, Vue.js, Angular.js, AWS and creating UI components

  • Experience in responsive web design and building responsive web sites is a plus

  • Experience with Scrum, Kanban or Agile software development in general

  • Experience working with or contributing to open source

  • Experience working with remote teams

  • Ability to articulate and quickly adopt development best practices

  • Ability to work as part of a geographically diverse team

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