Sr. Software Developer

Senior Software Developer

 (Job Location: Oldsmar, FL) – (Job ID #73741)


Founded in 1923, Nielsen is the global authority on the consumer.  We help over 20,000 clients, from Coca-Cola to Walmart to Apple to Disney, in 105 countries understand consumers and grow their businesses, every day.  The company is organized into two areas: What Consumers Watch, serving media, telecom and tech industries; and What Consumers Buy, serving consumer goods, retail, financial services and automotive industries. 


In this role, you will be responsible for:


Gather, analyze and convert business requirements into technical requirements to build data warehousing solutions. Design, build and test data warehousing applications for new and existing backend systems. Design and build multi-tenant systems capable of loading and transforming a large volume of structured and semi-structured fast-moving data. Build platform reusable code and components that can be used by multiple project teams. Develop and provide RESTful web services to integrate with other systems and platforms. Maintain and document standards, best practices and design/architecture patterns. Deliver proven best practices for resiliency, scalability, optimization and security that utilize on-premise, as well as Cloud, assets and technologies. Assist business units in performance optimization, troubleshooting and problem resolution. Directly supervise 1-3 internal developers, and indirectly oversee (without supervisory authority) up to approximately 25 offshore, external developers, including guiding and supporting them in managing existing and developing new warehouse applications. Involves domestic travel, 2x/year for up to 3 days/trip. Tools used include: Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, ERWin, PowerDesigner, PL/SQL, Informatica, RESTful Web Services, SVN, Bitbucket, Cognos, Microstrategy and Tableau.




Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field with an information technology focus (foreign equivalent degree acceptable) plus 3 years of experience in software design and development (would also accept a bachelor’s degree plus 5 years of post-baccalaureate, progressively responsible experience). This must include 1 year of experience with: use of master data management principles; use of software design and testing principles; analysis of product reference data such as common error patterns; development of data warehousing applications on databases such as Oracle, SQL Server and/or Sybase; building data models using tools such as ERWin and/or PowerDesigner; development of data extraction, transformation and loading (ETL) procedures using tools such as PL/SQL and/or Informatica; Web Services; software development tools for version control and continuous integration using tools such as SVN and/or Bitbucket; development of complex queries to build reports, using reporting and analytical tools such as Cognos, Microstrategy and/or Tableau; use of analytical and problem-solving skills to solve complex design and coding problems; and working as a member of a team. Requires domestic travel, 2x/year for up to 3 days/trip.


About Nielsen:


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, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population.  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.


JOB TYPE:  Regular

PRIMARY LOCATION:  North America-US-Oldsmar, FL


SCHEDULE:  Full-time


Travel: Yes 

Salary Range
$87,000.00 - 120,000.00
per Year
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Oldsmar, FL 34677, US