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(FRESHERS / EXPERIENCED) 'THOMSON REUTERS' : Openings for Software Engineers @ Bangalore

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THOMSON REUTERS (www.thomsonreuters.com)


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(Freshers / Experienced) Bangalore @ Bangalore (Karnataka)


Note: This is NOT a direct Walk-In. You need to apply only at given URL & Only shortlisted candidates may be called by the company for test/interview.


Project Summary :

The Specialist will be an integral part of a newly formed techno functional support team based in Thomson Reuters Bangalore. The team will initially be responsible for working on a project to configure & create systems for information collation and research activities. The SE will be responsible to create, maintain and support of these systems along with newly designed BAU processes. This team will play a critical role supporting business growth. With a strategic growth plan developed to further enhance the prosperity of the business in a number of areas, you will play a vital role in contributing to the future vision of the firm. Key areas of work will be to support business users, dealing with ad hoc requests and resolving any issues will also be required after project live dates. The work is challenging, creative, fast paced and intellectually stimulating


Essential day to day responsibilities :

• Understand business processes and offer effective solutions to business requirements

• Must be able to support non-technical users in Thomson Reuters offices based in various international locations

• Must be fluent and articulate in English

• Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team

• Design, configure & implement systems to extract data from selected websites using Kapow and Connotate platforms.

• This system with dynamic logic will successfully scrape data and metadata from a range of likely formatted layout without manual intervention

• Maintenance of system in line with standard BAU processes and also resolve any ad hoc maintenance issues

• A team worker, able to work in a fast paced environment using agile methodologies

• Ability to confidently interact with stake holders and end users either verbally or in writing

• Assisting with integration between the Product & Kapow server

• Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical users

• Create, update and manage documentation

• Able to work hours outside the normal business hours

• Strong attention to detail, consistent follow-through and ability to respond to last minute requests

• Other duties as directed by management


Additional Information :

• There will be shifts - Some starting at 5:30 am and some at ending at 10:30 pm.

• There will be rotation between the regular shift (9- 6) and the 2 shifts mentioned above

We are the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.


Education :

Degree, preferably in Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or other related field


Required Skills :

• Excellent communication and customer support skills

• Understanding of user experience

• Must have knowledge of effective documentation development methods

• Understanding of HTML, XHTML, PHP, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, JSON and jQuery

• Experience in using Database like MySQL, SQL Server

• Experience in website support

• Understanding of basics of TCP/IP & HTTP protocol (including proxies, caching, cookies, headers, status codes, POST/GET/HEAD methods, etc)

• Authentication, Security, Session tracking


Desired Skills :

• Good understanding of Web Services Resource frameworks and Java will be an added advantage

• Kapow Katalyst is a plus but not required

• Experience with web crawler technology & information retrieval will be an added advantage

• Source versioning / control software


Analytical skills.

• Communication skills must be good




How to Apply for this Job ?


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Note: This is NOT a direct Walk-In. You need to apply only at given URL & Only shortlisted candidates may be called by the company for test/interview. Apply before the link is expired/removed.



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