Sr. Product Developer

Thomson Reuters   •  

Dakota, MN

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 26 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

The Primary Law Product Development team is looking for a Sr. Product Developer. Strong candidates will have the ability to effectively set strategy and direction for new and existing products, in addition to supporting and communicating design and business requirements for new and existing products from concept through final production. They will know how to collaborate with all project team members and project stakeholders to ensure the development ofconsistent, effective, user-friendly Primary Law products. Successful candidates will be able tointeract with other team members and wider cross-functional teams (technology, editorial, operations, marketing, product management, content management).

Primary Law Product Management is seeking a Sr. Product Developer to join its organization. The main responsibilities of the position include:

Lead the design, development and launch of new products

Provide expert guidance on global product and content strategy

Identify, analyze, and evaluate new content opportunities and sources

Create customer-driven product designs and functional specifications to ensure that product features address market needs

Monitor and manage project tasks, project status updates and periodic communication toManagement

Write effective business requirements and comprehensive acceptance criteria for new products and enhancements to existing products

Gather and track customer feedback, including market research

Present new features and enhancements to internal and external audiences

Maintain proper level of documentation necessary to assess project status; ensure satisfaction and quality with project deliverables

Participate with cross-functional teams developing new content, features and enhancements

Assist in the support and maintenance of existing products, including triage and escalation ofissues based on customer impact


4-year college degree required

J.D or M.B.A preferred

3-5 years of Product Development or Product Management experience

Knowledge of Westlaw, Westlaw Edge, and other electronic legal information resources

Familiarity with Thomson Reuters, Lexis and Bloomberg products

Strong working knowledge of technology and/or online electronic publishing.

Product development and/or product management experience are a plus.

Strong oral and written communication skills

Ability to work in cross-functional teams, including programmers, marketing, finance and content operations

Ability to multi-task in a quickly changing environment

Knowledge & Experience

Proven ability to prioritize multiple, complex projects simultaneously, while adapting to changing priorities in a fast-paced, service-driven environment

Proven track record setting strategy, and developing, delivering, and documenting use cases and product requirements preferred

Confidence in working with strong, passionate, fast-paced team environment.


Strong time-management, multi-tasking and prioritization skills

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we workflexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. Toensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around theworld regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud tobe an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.