Senior Software Engineer (relx)

relx    Bengaluru    2024-06-09

Job posting number: #120080 (Ref:R78743)

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer II

Would you enjoy designing innovative software?

Are you an experienced developer with a ‘can do’ attitude and enthusiasm that inspires others?

About our Team

Our Technology teams use cutting-edge technologies to build products and systems to advance science and health. We provide our customers with powerful digital solutions, helping them to research the biggest problems facing the world today. We work to build a culture that values excellent DevOps: speed, agility, cost savings and higher quality.

About the Role

This position performs moderately difficult research, design, and software development assignments specific to the DI products Including effective coding and unit testing.


• 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 technological developments.

• Design and work with complex data models.

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

• All other duties as assigned.


• Experience in Java, Spring MVC, Spring boot, Maven, ANT, Spring Batch, HTML JavaScript, Sencha (Nice to have)

• 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.

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• 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.

• Strong knowledge in industry best practices in development.

• Knowledge in using and developing applicable tool sets.

• Ability to interface competently with other technical personnel or team members to finalize requirements.

• Ability to work well with internal and external technology resources.

• 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.

Work in a way that works for you

We promote a healthy work/life balance across the organisation. We offer an appealing working prospect for our people. With numerous wellbeing initiatives, shared parental leave, study assistance and sabbaticals, we will help you meet your immediate responsibilities and your long-term goals.

  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive

Working for you

We know that your wellbeing and happiness are key to a long and successful career. These are some of the benefits we are delighted to offer:
 - Comprehensive Health Insurance: Covers you, your immediate family, and parents.
 - Enhanced Health Insurance Options: Competitive rates negotiated by the company.
 - Group Life Insurance: Ensuring financial security for your loved ones.
- Group Accident Insurance: Extra protection for accidental death and permanent disablement.
- Flexible Working Arrangement: Achieve a harmonious work-life balance.
- Employee Assistance Program: Access support for personal and work-related challenges.
- Medical Screening: Your well-being is a top priority.
- Modern Family Benefits: Maternity, paternity, and adoption support.
- Long-Service Awards: Recognizing dedication and commitment.
- New Baby Gift: Celebrating the joy of parenthood.
- Subsidized Meals in Chennai: Enjoy delicious meals at discounted rates.
- Various Paid Time Off: Take time off with Casual Leave, Sick Leave, Privilege Leave, Compassionate Leave, Special Sick Leave, and Gazetted Public Holidays.
- Free Transport pick up and drop from the home -office - home (applies in Chennai)

About the Business

A global leader in information and analytics, we help researchers and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. Building on our publishing heritage, we combine quality information and vast data sets with analytics to support visionary science and research, health education and interactive learning, as well as exceptional healthcare and clinical practice. At Elsevier, your work contributes to the world’s grand challenges and a more sustainable future. We harness innovative technologies to support science and healthcare to partner for a better world.


Elsevier 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. We are committed to providing a fair and accessible hiring process. If you have a disability or other need that requires accommodation or adjustment, please let us know by completing our Applicant Request Support Form: , or please contact 1-855-833-5120.

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Employer Info

Job posting number:#120080 (Ref:R78743)
Application Deadline:2024-07-09
Employer Location:relx
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