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IHS Markit

Associate Software Engineer

About Us

We provide benchmark and tradable indices covering the fixed income and equities markets. Our indices are constructed using a rules-based approach to maintain transparency and objectivity, supported by independent multi-source pricing.  We design indices across asset classes and custom indices to meet unique requirements.

Your Role

Key responsibilities include:
  • Day to day responsibility for building solutions and managing medium to large sized data mastering projects as part of EDM development team. We expect that this will naturally lead to an understanding of the overall architecture and an opportunity to work on developing, improving and optimizing various financial applications.
  • Work independently and in a small development group.
  • Will be working on IHS Markit EDM tool using SQL Server.
  • Assisting in deployment and support of AWS cloud infrastructure.
  • Will be writing Python scripts.
  • Coordinate with QA, BA and product groups to represent the development efforts.
  • Work closely with analysts to gather business requirements, develop and deliver highly scalable and numerate financial applications
  • Quickly understand system architecture and become involved in design and development, taking ownership of assigned modules to drive projects to completion.
  • Experience working with global technology and product teams
  • BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Finance with 2-4 years'
  • experience 

About You

Key Qualifications and Skills:
  • 2 years of experience in a similar field
  • Very strong SQL skills, database design, SQL performance optimization techniques
  • High level scripting experience, preferably Python.
  • Experience with development, support and release of database driven software.
  • Ability to critically review, debug and diagnose existing application codebase across all application tiers.
  • Familiarity with Agile development process.
  • Familiarity with Financial domain required.
  • Experience working with AWS is desired, but not required.

What You'll Love About Us - Do ask us about these!
  • Total Rewards. Monetary, beneficial and developmental rewards!
  • Work Life Balance. You can't do a good job if your job is all you do!
  • Prepare for the Future.  Academy - we are all learners; we are all teachers!
  • Employee Assistance Program. Confidential and Professional Counselling and Consulting.
  • Diversity & Inclusion. HeForShe!
  • Internal Mobility. Grow with us!

Company overview

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.

IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500.  We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, chemical, and economics and country risk. 

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth. 



Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here.

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please  contact  or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only. We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

For information please click on the following links:

IHS Markit Business Code of Conduct
Right to Work
EEO is the Law
EEO is the Law Supplement
Pay Transparency


Current Colleagues

If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.

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