Software (Front End) Developer in Florida

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Nielsen ‘s mission is to help marketers and media companies measure and improve advertising performance by accurately reporting on what consumers watch, see, or hear (whether on television, the web, in print, or on the radio).

Reach technology division is looking for an experienced Software Developer (Java/J2EE) applications to join the Application Development team. As part of the dynamic Digital Reference team you will be an integral part of a high energy team that is revolutionizing the way that the industry will analyze total audience measurement and total content consumption across all device types including TV, desktops, smartphones and tablets.

As a Software Developer, you will be expected to bring new and fresh ideas to the company and its solutions. You will be part of ideation and conception phases and help define the scope and business requirements of the projects.  The ideal candidate will collaborate with other developers, architects, and analysts in creating solutions that meet Nielsen’s business requirements and achieve high quality, and speed-to-market solutions. Candidate must be able to work closely with product managers, project managers, architects, other developers, DBA’s and the business stakeholders to develop the solutions and have flexibility to work across multiple time zones.  This requires a self-managed strongly technical candidate that can take special projects from inception to completion. The candidate MUST have prior experience in developing scalable J2EE web application with experience in:  Angular JS 2.0, HTML,CSS, JavaScript, newer JavaScript libraries, Apache/Tomcat, understanding of CI/CD concepts and tools, Responsive design principles

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 2 to 4 years IT experience with hands-on software development.
  • Strong development skills in J2EE and Web based applications and coding experience with Angular JS 2.0, HTML,CSS, JavaScript, newer JavaScript libraries, Apache/Tomcat, understanding of CI/CD concepts and tools, Responsive design principles.
  • Strong ability to translate requirements into design and code based on the requirements.
  • Strong ability to work effectively as a team member, across project teams.
  • Strong ability to apply analytical and problem solving skills to solve design and coding problems.
  • Knowledgeable and competent in RDBMS systems such as PostGreSQL, Oracle
  • Experience with  Apache/Tomcat
  • Experience in SQL
  • Exposure to front end technologies and coding experience in middleware development
  • Ability to Unit Test the code
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen's Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry's only global view of retail performance measurement. By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. 
Nielsen, an S&P 500 company (NYSE: NLSN), has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90% of the world's population.  Nielsen prides itself on being a place where employees can be themselves, make a difference, and grow their careers with the company.  It has been named one of the “Top 50 Companies for Diversity” by DiversityInc for three years running and was selected as one of the “Top 35 Companies for Leaders who want Flexibility” by FlexJobs.  For more information visit 

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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