Location

Ahmedabad, India

About TheNewsMarket

TheNewsMarket helps Smart Brands Share Stories.

TheNewsMarket is part of DMA Media Group, a content marketing agency employing 160 staff over three continents. We help brands tell their story by blending the best of journalism, corporate communications, marketing, and interactive technology to connect with audiences across television, radio, online, and social channels. We launched www.thenewsmarket.com in 2000. This content hub brings newsmakers and the media together via a single web-based platform. In addition to www.thenewsmarket.com, we build, manage and host online newsrooms of large global organizations like PWC, adidas, Kia, IKEA, Lamborghini, Lufthansa, FILA, Wynn. We also produce content, specializing in live events and story-telling.

About the role

The Software Engineer reports to the Director, Engineering. This is a challenging position that offers complete experience in all aspects of software development with an emphasis on building and maintaining diverse applications in advanced web technologies. The candidate is expected to be able to create, maintain web and middle tier applications, perform different activities including design, development, and research, undertake code reviews, performance tuning work, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Design and develop applications using .NET web technologies (ASP.NET, WCF/SOA), JavaScript, SQL, XML technologies and third-party libraries and APIs
  • Research new technologies, new solutions, and lead development activities
  • Supervise technical implementations, be able to review code and design, ensure that development happens according to established processes of code quality
  • Be able to participate and lead diverse activities such as performance tuning, security analysis, application design, etc
  • Participate in all phases of software development including design, development, testing, deployment and support

Qualifications

  • 4 to 7 years’ experience in overall software development activities
  • 4+ years’ current hands-on development experience with key .NET technologies (VB.NET/C#, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, WCF, MVC), JavaScript, CSS
  • Should have 2-3 years designing and architecting web-based applications/services preferably using well-known architectural patterns
  • Experience in both Agile and non-Agile processes is a plus
  • Should be able to lead initiatives, be deadline oriented, be able to work independently and coordinate work with external and internal teams
  • Knowledge and experience of estimation processes, project management practices etc. would be desirable
  • Experience working with global teams will be highly desirable  
  • Should possess excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills

More information

To apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to deepa.shah@thenewsmarket.com  and hr@thenewsmarket.com with “Software Engineer” in the subject heading.

CTC Range – 5L to 7L CTC PA