[The logo is protected from the company]

McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (The)

The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. provides information services for the financial, education, commercial, and commodities markets worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Standard & Poor's (S&P) Ratings, S&P Capital IQ/S&P Indices, Commodities & Commercial (C&C), and McGraw-Hill Education (MHE). The S&P Ratings segment offers credit rating services; and information and independent benchmarks to investors for their investment and financial decisions, and acce... Read More

Address      1221 Avenue Of The Americas New York, NY 10020 United States
Website      www.mcgraw-hill.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

View Company Page
Apply to job

Development Frameworks

Standard & Poor's Capital IQ is the world's foremost provider of independent credit ratings, indices, risk evaluation, investment research, data and valuations. An essential part of the world's financial infrastructure, Standard & Poor's has played a leading role for more than 150 years in providing investors with the independent benchmarks they need to feel more confident about their investment and financial decisions. And we do it with the utmost integrity. If our values speak to you, then speak to us.


Standard & Poor's is looking for a Director of Rapid Development Frameworks with strong knowledge and extensive experience in using rapid development methodologies and setting up rapid development environments in support of the growth of the enterprise. This position is responsible for architecting the environment, selecting and configuring software tools and implementing rapid development processes for the applicable software portfolio. This involves selecting and recommending tools, platforms, and solutions which meet business needs, while mentoring team members in the skills involved in the practice.  This also encompasses hands-on technical design, coding, testing, and debugging based on industry best practices for innovation and usage of rapid development tools, techniques and frameworks.   This position is typically responsible for the more complex components of the software. It involves creating a vision and communicating complex application architecture and design models.



    * Identify, evaluate and recommend technologies for rapid software development and testing.
    * Lead, design, and build capabilities, prototype applications, components, and common services based on best practices for rapid development and innovation.
    * Design and maintain the repository for cataloging and managing software code/constructs and reusable software components.
    * Implement software engineering methods/practices


    * Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience or certification
    * 5+ years rapid development experience with at least 2 years at a start up, technology consulting firm or think tank/research lab environment
    * 3+ programming languages/technology environments
    * Expertise in leading architecture design for innovation and rapid development
    * Experience at evaluating next horizon technologies
    * Experience at setting architecture and rapid development direction
    * Expert in applicable business areas/practices (e.g. financial services, statistical modeling, risk management, financial services)
    * Demonstrates leadership in the establishment of rapid development frameworks
    * Advanced mathematics, modeling or statistical background
    * Experience in translating and executing on a technology direction
    * Demonstrates a creative, critical-thinking approach to problem solving
    * Superior organizational, analytical/critical thinking skills
    * Experience in supporting all application development tasks in the software engineering process
    * Demonstrates ability to build relationships with business partners and/or clients
    * Excellent communication and collaboration skills with business and technical staff
    * Experience in Java/J2EE, Oracle and web technologies


The McGraw-Hill Companies is an equal opportunity employer. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. For special accommodation due to disability, please email webmaster -at- mcgraw-hill.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate individual.

Other Job Information

Vacancy type:

Full Time

Contact Mode:

not provided



Contact Name:

not provided

Job Duration:

not provided




not provided

News - McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (The)

Related Jobs

Engineering Program Manager

The Engineering Program Manager is responsible for leadi ...   [more]

Dot net developers

Windows application development experience using C#.Net, ...   [more]

Java developers

2- 5 yrs of experience in Core Java and J2EE Experience ...   [more]

VC++ Developers

2-5 years Development experience using C,C++, VC++, MFC   [more]

develop superior video products

Providing stellar products and services takes a great te ...   [more]

Software Developer

As a senior software developer you will be involved in n ...   [more]

Senior Software Developer

As a senior software developer you will be involved in n ...   [more]

3D Game Developer

    *   Write/edit programming script to create and enha ...   [more]