RELX Group Software Engineer II in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Software Engineer II
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
BASIC JOB FUNCTION:
Automating functions to aid editorial in enriching content for lexis Advance application. Automation involves streamlining workflow processes, entity recognition and linking, using natural processing language and patterns / machine learning to markup content that provides some visual cues to facilitate editorial reviews as well troubleshooting and maintaining current systems and providing production support
Write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of system components of moderate complexity.
Work closely with other development team members to understand product requirements and translate them into software designs.
Operate in various development environments (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) while collaborating with key stakeholders.
Trouble shoot and resolve technical issues as necessary.
Keep abreast of new technology developments.
All other duties as assigned.
LexisNexis Legal & Professional (www.lexisnexis.com) is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis- and Nexis- services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of RELX Group plc, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide. LexisNexis, a division of RELX Group, is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required
1-2 years programming experience
Dedicated and self-motivated
Listens and follows directions accurately
Team player with strong communication and organizational skills
Strong analytical and problem solving / troubleshooting skills
Experience with Unix and MS Windows
Intermediate understanding of SQL and relational databases
Experience with following programming languages –
Perl Scripting - Required
XPath – required
Regular Expressions – required
Object oriented technology – required
XHTML, XML, HTML – required
XSLT – would be a plus
SQL – required
Java – Required
Python – would be a plus
AWS – would be a plus
Machine Learning techniques / languages – would be a plus.