American Century Investments® is a leading global asset manager with over 60 years of experience helping investors achieve their financial goals. Serving a broad client base including financial advisors, institutions and individual investors, we offer a wide range of investment strategies across a variety of investment disciplines.
Privately controlled and independent, we focus solely on investment management. This empowers us to align our decisions with client expectations and concentrate on their long-term money management needs.
We are committed to providing institutional-quality, actively managed solutions with a performance-centered attitude. Our expertise spans global growth equity, global value equity, disciplined equity, multi-asset strategies, global fixed income, alternatives and ETFs.
Our culture of winning behaviors exemplifies our dedication to clients every single day. Delivering investment results enables us to distribute over 40% of our dividends—or more than $1.5 billion since 2000—to the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, a 550-person, non-profit biomedical research organization with a controlling interest in American Century Investments. Our dividend payments provide ongoing financial support for the Institute’s work of uncovering the causes, treatments and prevention of life-threatening diseases, like cancer.
Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, we also have offices located in New York; London; Hong Kong; Sydney; El Segundo, CA (Los Angeles area); and Mountain View, CA (Silicon Valley).
For more information, please visit americancentury.com.
Our Tech teams support that mission by building innovative applications and products that serve our customers. We’re looking for a Senior Developer interested in being part of software evolution and innovation within a Distribution Technology team. The ideal candidate would be passionate about innovation and utilizing modern technology, engineering principles for building software in AWS Cloud environment, and delivering capabilities to Market toward ACI Distribution Digitization strategy.
This Senior Application Developer will lead and design, provide technical solutions, support development, supervise quality, resiliency, releases, and provide technical mentorship to the Scrum Team of Engineers. Our Sr Developers work closely with Product Owners and Architects to identify Digitization capabilities & solutions and as active team members to deliver ACI's Distribution Digitization strategy to our clients through Agile development.
Participate in System and Application-level architecture and design sessions
Experience working in an Agile-based development environment and contributing to Scrum team solution development and delivery of their Objectives
Collaborate with the Scrum team to prepare technical design and requirements to support secure software development with scalable, high performance and quality results
Exemplify the highest coding standards, tech debt resolution, and continuous integration
Experience with developing in Cloud environment and knowledge of cloud/AWS infrastructure
Have strong Technical mentoring skills to help and guide scrum team members
Experienced in collaborating with Product Owners / Partners in the pursuit of delivering the most value possible
Identify innovative ideas and build consensus for adoption and its execution
Develop feature enhancements and support continuous delivery and releases
Ability to tackle sophisticated technology/ software problems, identify root cause, and solution
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
Proven communications skills
Broad knowledge of software engineering and testing Practices & methodologies
Solid hands-on technical expertise, analytical and troubleshooting skills
Must have experience with Agile/SCRUM practices
Progressive development experience in designing and implementing Microservices
Experience and passion for full-stack development, utilizing strong knowledge in designing and implementing APIs and modern UI frameworks
Knowledge of container orchestrators software and container engines
Versed in REACT tools including React.js, Webpack, Redux, and Flux , Node JS, Spring Boot – Java, Maven, Jenkins, SVN, GIT, Postman/Newman, Swagger
& RESTful Services and event sourcing & Distributed messaging like Apache Kafka
Work experience with OpenShift, MuleSoft, and any Rules Engine, CyberArk /Conjur, including AWS technologies experience, will be advantageous
Candidates must be willing to perform on-call duties outside of business hours when needed in alignment with ACI general DevOps practices
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required
- Dallas, TX, Kansas City, Mountain View, CA, and New York applicants preferred.
- Candidate will be required to travel to an ACI office at least once per quarter
To ensure a safe and welcoming work environment for all employees, clients, and visitors, American Century Investments currently requires all U.S. based new hires to have submitted proof of having received the final dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine prior to the position start date unless they have obtained a reasonable accommodation.
American Century Investments is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act and all other applicable Equal Employment Opportunity laws and regulations. As such, American Century strives to provide a reasonable accommodation to any qualified individual under the ADA to perform essential job functions.
American Century Investments believes all individuals are entitled to equal employment opportunity and advancement opportunities without regard to race, religious creed, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age for individuals forty years of age and older, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, and any other basis protected by applicable federal, state and local laws. ACI does not discriminate or adopt any policy that discriminates against an individual or any group of individuals on any of these bases.
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