Norwalk – Norwalk, CT 06851 US (Primary)
FactSet is a financial data and software company headquartered in Norwalk, CT with offices in 35 locations worldwide. As a global provider of financial information and analytics, FactSet helps the world’s best investment professionals outperform. More than 87,500 users stay ahead of global market trends, access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with FactSet’s desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. As of February 28, 2018, annual subscription value reached $1.3 billion and headcount passed 9,000.
FactSet was ranked #89 on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Places to Work list in 2016 and has consistently been recognized as a great workplace by leading publications.
The Platform Product Development team is currently looking for a Product Developer to help contribute to and manage several functional areas within FactSet’s core Platforms. This includes responsibility for workflows and infrastructure for FactSet Web, FactSet Workstation, Mobile and many applications that live on these platforms. As a member of this team, you will understand and coordinate feature backlogs that will develop the next generation of our containers and functionality that provides the backbone of our future desktop, mobile, and web products.
Define product roadmaps and requirements for assigned products including writing product requirements, maintaining and prioritizing the product backlog and reviewing it with the team
Develop new features/ideas from conception to release
Communicate end-user needs to Be Engineering through detailed requirements and clearly articulated user stories
Represent the voice of the customer by gathering feedback/needs/suggestions from users and developing relevant business use cases
Coordinate with the QA department in the creation of test plans and testing of pre-release software
Analyze usage information for trends & areas for potential growth
Provide first-line PD support for bugs and questions
Manage expectations of key stakeholders (especially Sales and Consultants by communicating project plans, features and project status internally
Manage internal documentation (OA/Intranet/twiki) utilized by various departments for product knowledge
Work with Knowledge Management/Marketing on external documentation
1 – 3 years’ experience within a product development role
Experience in Agile development and JIRA is strongly preferred
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills using a collaborative approach – the ability to engage a diverse stakeholder group to work through product ideation to deployment
Enthusiasm, a strong sense of initiative and attention to detail
Knowledge of/strong interest in financial technology & trends
Outstanding project management/organizational skills – ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Commitment to the timely completion of tasks
Strong knowledge & understanding of FactSet’s multiple lines of business
For Consultants, at least two-years of FactSet tenure required to apply for an interview.
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FactSet Research Systems Inc. is an E-Verify participant and EOE/M/F/D/V Employer which strongly supports diversity in the workforce.
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