Developer Support Executive

Dow Jones
Hong Kong
07 May 2021
06 Jul 2021
Job Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Under minimal supervision provides support to Dow Jones customers as they build applications that use Dow Jones API's and Services. As a Developer Support Executive, you'll represent Dow Jones as you manage and resolve complex technical issues from customers who are using Dow Jones API's or services. In addition, your responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to, the following:
  • Provide Phone and Email support for developers who are implementing one or more of Dow Jones API's or products.
  • Certify Customer applications to ensure they adhere to Dow Jones Technical and Branding Guidelines.
  • Provide support for Dow Jones Integration and Destination products.
  • 3rd Level support for unresolved Technical Support issues
  • Escalating issues to other departments when appropriate
  • Getting status' on outsourced issues and keeping the technical staff informed
  • Team leaders responsible for assisting, mentoring, and coaching technical staff
  • Recognize and report problem trends
  • Review and communicate system enhancement needs, leading the solution implementation
  • Responsible to help with coverage for other regions or for any "on call" or weekend duties.


  • Understanding of Web services (SOAP, REST, WSDL, XML)
  • Experience developing or supporting sites using API and SDK integrations
  • Networking or communication protocol knowledge
  • High level understanding of how to troubleshoot network connectivity issues related to a customer's network infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of networking or communication protocol including HTTP, FTP, and other common protocols
  • Ability to assimilate complex product knowledge and identify appropriate solutions.
  • Ability to effectively adapt to a changing work environment and structure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to explain complex products and technical issues in a level appropriate to the audience.
  • High degree of professionalism. Sets performance; assumes responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments
  • Customer Focus required. Ability to make customers (internal & external) and their needs a primary focus of one's actions; develop and sustain productive customer relationships.
  • Ability to follow documented troubleshooting steps and accurately log interactions into the corporate CRM. (Past experience with is a plus)

  • Coding skills in an programming language such as C#, Java, Perl, Ruby, Python
  • 1 to 3 years in a Technical Support or Developer role working with Web applications

  • Experience working with XML and Relational Databases.
  • Experience supporting web and mobile applications along with a thorough understanding of troubleshooting browser related issues.

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Job Category: IT Administration/Support Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world's top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 24898

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