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IHS Markit

Principal Software Engineer (Angular)

IHS Markit is in search of a Principal Software Engineer. The Principal Software Engineer will be responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of internal and external applications utilizing the latest technologies.

What You'll Do
  • Ability to lead and mentor the software development team
  • Collaborate with development team and product management on design and development of new and existing software products
  • Discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to improve development efficiency
  • Mentor and encourage team members to utilize effective design techniques for maintainability, testability, scalability, performance, security, etc.
  • Work closely with analysts and technical architects on a global team to gather business requirements, develop and deliver highly scalable applications
  • Quickly understand system architecture and become involved in design and development, taking ownership of assigned modules to drive projects to completion
  • Validate developed solutions to ensure that requirements are met and the results meet the business needs
  • Provide technical direction and training to more Senior Software development personnel with industry best practices
  • Establish and maintain Continuous Deployment methodologies including working with SQA teams to enforce unit and automated testing
  • Apply agile philosophy to continually improve team and organization performance

What You Need to Get the Job Done
  • Masters or Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Eight (8) or more years of increasing responsibility in technical roles, with 3 or more years of experience as a development lead in an agile environment 
  • Excellent business judgement, you know how to prioritize, when to collaborate and when to seek assistance
  • Expert in architecting and developing applications using Angular
  • Experience in Microservice architecture and development including REST based APIs using C# .Net/Core
  • Strong inter-personal skills and required. Ability to multitask and prioritize work for a team of developers of varied experience level in alignment with business line objectives and technical requirements
  • Must work effectively with stakeholders and extended team spread across globe
  • Strong leadership skills and interest in developing and motivating team members
  • Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
  • Focused on developing a highly productive agile team
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodology
  • Aware of Test Driven Development & Continuous Integration
  • Solid understanding of OOP principles
  • Experience in .Net and its languages (C# and Typescript)
  • Solid SQL background
  • Solid understanding of micro services and Rest API's
  • Worked in agile environment
  • Diagnosis skills & knowledge of refactoring techniques

Technical Skills
  • Typescript, JavaScript, AngularJS, Angular 2+, ES6, JQuery
  • .NET, C#, ASP.NET MVC5, .NET Core, Web API, LINQ, Powershell
  • HTML5, CSS3, LESS, SASS, Bootstrap
  • SQL Server
  • VS Code, Visual studio 2017


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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