Asst Dir - Software Engineer

Moody’s Corporation
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Job Description

True leaders are always learning. Moody’s is home to information architects, thinkers, builders, and passionate problem solvers, a collection of diverse viewpoints working together to bring out our best. Join us. Forward Together.

Moody’s (NYSE: MCO) is a global integrated risk assessment firm that empowers organizations to make better decisions. Our data, analytical solutions and insights help decision-makers identify opportunities and manage the risks of doing business with others. We believe that greater transparency, more informed decisions, and fair access to information open the door to shared progress. With over 11,000 employees in more than 40 countries, Moody’s combines international presence with local expertise and over a century of experience in financial markets. Learn more at

At Moody’s, we’re taking action. We’re hiring diverse talent and providing underrepresented groups with equitable opportunities in their careers. We’re educating, empowering and elevating our people, and creating a workplace where each person can be their true selves, reach their full potential and thrive on every level. Learn more about our DE&I initiatives, employee development programs and view our annual DE&I Report at

Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.


In the Banking group, we help lending institutions make important decisions about their business, particularly when they are providing loans, managing risk, or conducting financial planning for the future of their institution. We do this with our innovative software and reliable analytics, helping them understand how to do their job better through training, learning solutions and advisory services. We are a dedicated team of experts in technology and financial analytics who understand what our clients need.


Moody’s Analytics is looking for driven individuals to join our team of passionate engineers in creating our next generation of risk management products. At Moody’s Analytics, we believe that data and cloud is changing the nature of financial risk management.

In this role:

  • You will join the early stage of projects and participate in defining the platform for the next generation products
  • You will build API to cloud-based backend services to enable easy access by internal applications, clients, and partners
  • You will continuously integrate and ship code into the cloud environment
  • You will develop applications from ground up using a modern technology stack such as Angular, Python, C#, Postgres, MongoDB, SQL Server, and Flask
  • You will participate in defining the architecture of modern tools and runtime for operating your code such as AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, and Terraform
  • You will work directly with Product Owners to deliver products in a collaborative and agile environment

Who you are:

  • You are passionate to be part of cutting-edge projects and are motivated by delivering world-class products with great architecture on an aggressive schedule
  • You are not intimidated by challenges; thrives even under pressure; is passionate about your craft; and hyper focused on delivering exceptional results
  • You use, or are passionate about learning, functional programming, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes – and anything else that will help you solve big, messy problems


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, or another relevant field
  • 2+ years of experience in Python, C#, .NET or other object-oriented languages
  • Experience working with Flask, Docker, or another framework
  • Strong SQL skills especially on SQL Server
  • Experience in designing API and documenting through Open API/Swagger
  • Experience in Unix/Linux including basic commands and scripting
  • Strong knowledge of source control systems and best practices (Git, Merging, Branching, Pull Requests, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of data structures, algorithm optimization, design patterns, and distributed systems
  • Solid understanding of continuous integration, deployment and monitoring
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of modern networking skills working on AWS or Azure is a plus
  • Experience with Angular is a plus
  • Experience with Kubernetes is a plus

Our Stack

At Moody’s, we believe in using the right tool for the right job, and we are eager to use the best that the open-source world has to offer. We practice agile development with fast iterations, continuous integration, automated testing and build process.

  • Python, Scala, Go, C#, SBT, Play, Swagger
    Angular, Typescript
    • Spark, HDFS, Yarn, Postgres, Cassandra, Redshift
    • Node, Webpack and NPM
    • ScalaTest, Karma/Jasmine for Unit Testing
    • Robot and Selenium for Integration Testing
    • Git and Github
    • Ansible, Terraform, Packer
    • AWS, Docker, Kubernetes

Company Info.

Moody’s Corporation

Moody's Corporation, often referred to as Moody's, is an American business and financial services company. It is the holding company for Moody's Investors Service, an American credit rating agency, and Moody's Analytics, an American provider of financial analysis software and services.

  • Industry
    Business Services
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  • Location
    7 World Trade Center, Manhattan, New York, NY, United States
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