Full Job Description
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 mindset. 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.
We are looking for an experienced Full Stack Web Developer that has demonstrated effective team and interpersonal communication skills. You will work with minimal direction, pay strict attention to detail and quality, and able to deal with ambiguous requirements by meeting with business partners to drill down on specific deliverables required. You will manage work to deadlines while remaining flexible to changes. It is imperative that you understand the challenges of our business and are able apply accurate technology solutions for those challenges.
The primary responsibilities of the Full Stack Web Developer are to develop and provide ongoing support for both internal and external facing American Century Investments websites and applications. You will be responsible for both front-end user interface and back-end service development.
Design, code, test, and implement quality solutions for our website that improve the client experience
Solve and provide technical support and maintenance of our applications and vendor solutions
Work as part of a scrum team with a commitment to sprint goals and team improvement
Build quality into products via test automation and secure coding practices
Conduct peer code reviews with a commitment to coding standards, quality, and team improvement
Keep abreast on technology trends and make recommendations to team
Build team consensus and lead adoption around new technology, standards, and process.
Collaborate with others to continuously improve and gain efficiencies in the deployment pipeline.
Communicate effectively and offer guidance and training when appropriate to teammates and business partners
Prepare and share documentation and knowledge as appropriate
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, finance or business or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
6+ years of Java programming experience
Experience with front-end web development and design including HTML and CSS
Proficient in API design and development in the Spring Boot Framework
Skilled in troubleshooting and problem resolution for web applications
Experience writing SQL for an OLTP database such as PostgreSQL, DB2, or Oracle
Resilient attitude to quickly learn from failures and move on to alternate solutions
Adept in Agile principles and working in scrum teams
Financial systems background
Experience developing APIs with MuleSoft
Experience developing responsive websites and familiar with ADA compliance
Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), component development and administration
Experience using Docker, Kubernetes, or similar container orchestration tools
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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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