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Assistant Vice President, C# Developer, Enterprise Data Management

Manchester

Department

The Markit Enterprise Data Management (EDM) platform puts quality, audited data at the centre of customer’s organisations.  Its solutions build gold copy masters across all data types, delivering tangible data governance, risk management and compliance frameworks and rationalising legacy architectures. The EDM platform is the central hub for all transactions, securities, prices, rates, counterparty and issuer data. Markit EDM empowers those who understand the data to manage the data, no matter the complexity, volume or scope of the project.

Position Summary

The successful candidate will be an experienced C# ASP.NET developer with strong SQL skills who will work as part of a small team in a leading edge Microsoft environment.

Duties & Accountabilities

The role is focused on core product development, turning change requests into technical designs and implementations, as well as continuously improving aspects of the core product architecture. All members of the team are also involved in software support and issue resolution.

Business Competencies

Education and experience

	Candidates must have a strong IT educational background to degree level or equivalent. Must have professional experience of working as part of a team on product-focused software projects, including experience of complex software design, documentation and implementation.
At least 3 years expertise in commercial C# and ASP.NET development, SQL (including writing complex statements and stored procedures) as well as OO design is essential. Candidates would also be expected to have experience in common JavaScript frameworks such as underscore.js, knockout.js, bootstrap or similar. Previous experience with Typescript would be helpful but is not required.

Commercial awareness

	Financial, particularly asset management, industry experience would be useful but is not essential.

Personal Competencies

Personal impact

	Candidates should have the desire to keep abreast of emerging technological advances, and to contribute to and benefit from the growth of the EDM platform, through the input of expertise and new ideas.

Communication

	The department employs many talented people who all work together. The candidate must be able to fit into this structure and communicate with both business and technical people. The development team has a particularly close working relationship with the testing and support teams and effective appropriate communication is key to this.

Teamwork

	The development team is a small, friendly, close-knit team who share ideas and peer-review each other’s code, and the candidate must be keen to work in such an environment.

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 unrivaled 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, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.
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