Java - Full-Stack Engineer

Vanguard - Malvern, PA (30+ days ago)3.9


In Tim Buckley’s semi-annual meeting at the beginning of the year, he shared his vision of providing advice to millions. Personal Advisor Services and Retail Systems is a large part of making that vision a reality. Today is the day that you can join PAS and help clients have the best chance for financial success by becoming a senior developer on Team AiR (Advice is Right). Our team builds and owns applications for PAS clients and advisors.
We are looking for someone who wants to work on the latest technologies - AWS, data analytics, services, API buildout and consumption, to name a few. We want you to:

Share your passion for software development and engineering excellence
Embrace continuous delivery and lean software development principles
Create nimble services by breaking down the monolith
Drive continuous improvement through data analytics
Coach and mentor other team members in a leadership capacity
Collaborate in a fun environment
Expand our team technical acumen and share new and emerging technologies

The following experiences and skillsets are preferred:
Experienced with Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Angular, and AngularJS
Experienced with software engineering fundamentals including object-oriented design, data structures, dependency injection, testable code, and algorithms
Experienced with software engineering tools, such as Bitbucket, Bamboo, WebStorm, VSCode, Git, Gatekeeper and others
Experienced with test driven development and focused on technical excellence
Able to write clean, maintainable code, and read code created by others
Quick learner who can learn and develop utilizing a new framework within a single sprint
Innovative, creative, flexible and passionate about software engineering, the engineering lifecycle, and creating great, usable, software solutions
Excellent technical and non-technical communication skills

Special Factors:
1. Weekday coverage: Regularly scheduled 5-day week, Mon. - Fri., normal business hours.
2. On-call and remote support off hours: On-call, off-hour production support is required on a rotational basis.
3. Travel: For Charlotte, NC-based staff, limited travel to Valley Forge, PA is required for new employee orientation, project kickoff meetings, other meetings, and training.
Vanguard is not offering visa sponsorship for this position.