Senior Developer F/M/NB

About

Founded in 1975, Ipsos is the 3rd largest company in the world in Market and Public Opinion
Research. Present in 90 countries worldwide, and across 15 Service Lines, with more than 18 000
employees, Ipsos generated 2,15 billion Euros Revenue in 2021

Job Description

Position Mission and Objectives:

IPSOS’s global Management Information Systems (MIS) consists of several key tools to manage our
Financial and HR data and processes. One of these tools, iQuote, a global quotation and pricing tool,
requires a transition to new technology. The goal of the MIS team is to maximize the value of our
pricing technology with a tool to drive automation and manage consistent pricing at Ipsos globally.
The core activity of the development team is to complete the recently started transition of iQuote to
a new backend engine and a new user Interface technology and maintain and expand the tool for
future needs.
We’re looking for a dynamic candidate, who likes challenges with a team spirit. To join us, you like
working in an international environment and you are fluent in English. The position is open to
candidates with a minimum of 8-10 years’ experience. We are looking for a candidate who is able to
challenge status quo, think out of the box and understands quotation and pricing algorithms and
logic.

*Environment: *

Based in Europe, (preferably Paris, alternative options Amsterdam, Bucharest), the mission will
encompass working with a multicultural team in a global environment in a matrix organization,
across different time zones. The Developer will be reporting to the iQuote Global Director and will
be working closely with multi-disciplinary development teams and the iQuote Functional team, in an
IT environment. The mission proposed is for a permanent position.

Responsibilities:

Lead developer of internal quotation engine, a web-based service backend system

  • Develop algorithms and functionalities
  • Define structure and design of future features and functionalities
  • Translate existing algorithms and functionalities into the new structure and design
  • Build integration API’s with other systems in Ipsos, mainly to support several End to End workflows for (automated) execution of research projects
  • Lead and grow an India based development team to a higher level to be able to extend and maintain the quotation engine in future
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure timely delivery of projects, daily interaction with other MIS developers, functional leads and management
  • Produce and maintain documentation of development efforts they are responsible for

Preferred Experience

*Profile: *

Technical skills:
.Net developer with C#, TypScript

  • MS Visual Studio
  • MVC, Single-Page apps with jQuery(Ajax) and Web API
  • TypeScript
  • Bootstrap UI
  • Net Core (preferred)
  • LINQ
  • HTML, CSS, with extensive experience with TypeScript, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Generic Handlers, HTTP Modules, and Shared Libraries and NuGet.
  • JSON, XML and XSLT
  • Source Control (Mercurial/TortoiseHg preferred) SQL server
  • DDL and DML scripting with Transact-SQL (stored procedures, views, triggers, userdefined functions & tables types etc).
  • CTE, FOR XML syntax, Indexing, Query Plans and Optimization

Other skills

  • Communication skills and solid writing skills (in English)
  • Analytical mindset
  • Problem solving orientation
  • Collaboration and curiosity
  • Flexibility and autonomy
  • Financial acumen

WHY JOIN US?

• A stimulating work environment and a culture based on agility, openness, respect and performance
• A set of high-level training and access to unique resources and knowledge to develop talents
• Development opportunities in France and internationally
• An activity and a collaborative way of working in connection with all of Ipsos' expertise
• An international culture with daily work with teams from other countries.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 7 years
  • Occasional remote authorized