Senior Software Engineer, Data Visualization

| Chicago

The Group: At Morningstar, your contributions have meaning and can drive change. Across our 27 offices worldwide, we’ve invested in fostering a community where talented, driven people can grow. Our entrepreneurial spirit and uncompromising ethics guide everything we do. It’s all in the name of helping investors.

 

The Team: Morningstar’s Quantitative Research team aims to improve investor outcomes by providing innovative research using rigorous scientific methods. We are a creative group of analysts, software engineers, data scientists, and designers who collaborate with teams across the company to make data accessible and understandable to a wider audience.

 

About the job: We are looking for an experienced, versatile software engineer who is enthusiastic to take on new challenges across the full-stack. You’ll work alongside our analysts, data scientists, and designers to create visualizations that embrace the complexity—not force simplification—in data to facilitate and support well-informed decisions. As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll build interactive data visualizations that will spark curiosity, enable the discovery of new insights, and broaden the reach and understanding of complex data sets.

 

Responsibilities:
•    Collaborate with peers to create and implement beautiful, interactive data visualizations 
•    Build flexible solutions using modern, front-end software engineering best practices
•    Communicate conceptual ideas to a variety of audiences effectively
•    Design, develop, test, improve, deploy, and maintain software
•    Mentor and train other team members on system design techniques and coding standards

Preferred qualifications:
•    BS degree in computer science or similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience
•    Full stack software development experience using JavaScript and Node.js
•    Experience with frameworks (D3, Vue, React, Vuex, Redux)
•    Experience with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Docker)
•    Familiarity with tools and languages for data analysis and visualization (Python, R, Excel, Tableau)
•    Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build solid working relationships
•    Ability to speak and write English fluently

Morningstar is an equal opportunity employer.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • D3JSLibraries
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    • PlayFrameworks
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    • Maria DBDatabases
    • MemcachedDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

22 W. Washington , Chicago, IL 60602

What are Morningstar Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Happy Hours
Parking
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement

Additional Perks + Benefits

Compensation at Morningstar is more than a salary. It’s about making positive contributions to both life and work. We give our diverse workforce the choice and flexibility they need to maintain their health, retirement plans, time, and professional growth.

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