RELX Group Sr Software Engineer Java in Shanghai, China

Sr Software Engineer Java


Location: Shanghai, China


Thanks to the industries most talented and innovative technology experts, more clients can access more data than ever before. It’s a hugely exciting environment where products are continually invented – and re-invented – and where your skills can shine in an open, collaborative setting. At LexisNexis, IT professionals enjoy individualized career planning, networking opportunities and rewards for top performance in any respective throughout the organization.


•Interface with other technical personnel or team members to finalize requirements.

•Write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of complex system components.

•Complete complex bug fixes.

•Work closely with other development team members to understand complex product requirements and translate them into software designs.

•Successfully implement development processes, coding best practices, and code reviews.

•Operate in various development environments (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) while collaborating with key stakeholders.

•Resolve complex technical issues as necessary.

•Train entry-level software engineers as directed by department management, ensuring they are knowledgeable in critical aspects of their roles.

•Keep abreast of new technology developments.

•Design and work with complex data models.

•Mentor less-senior software developers on development methodologies and optimization techniques.


5+ years of Software Engineering experience

BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required

Experience with MarkLogic XQuery desired

Advanced knowledge of software development methodologies (e.g., Agile, Waterfall).

Strong proficiency with data manipulation language including optimization techniques.

Strong understanding of normalized/dimensional data modeling principles.

Strong knowledge of multiple data storage subsystems.

Expertise in development languages including but not limited to: Java/J2EE, JavaScript, JSP, C/C++,HTML, XML, SQL, Windows, UNIX, and .Net.

Strong research skills.

Knowledge of test-driven development.

Ability to write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of complex system components.

Ability to complete complex bug fixes

Good oral and written communications skills.