Senior Developer - Experience Engineer
- Malvern, PA
Are you interested working full-time to improve developer experience? Would you like to work on fixing problems that developers face every day? Then you should consider the Vanguard's CXD Solutions and Engineering team. We are a team dedicated to making development at Vanguard as delightful as ordering an item from Amazon. We are doing this by automating the internal processes that often slow developers down and giving them a simple to use interface for doing all the common developer tasks in a few keystrokes. The ideal candidate would be strong in:
- AWS technologies (especially Lambda and Step Functions)
If this interests you then apply today!
In this role you will
As a senior engineer on Vanguard's Client Experience program, you'll work on a fully dedicated, cross-functional, co-located and durable team given the autonomy required to deliver solutions which fulfill client needs and drive business outcomes within the context of client journeys. The team will operate with enhanced speed and agility to deliver meaningful customer experiences in a rapid build-measure-learn manner.
Bring invention to investing
Focused on creating innovative user experiences, you'll continuously deliver imaginative solutions that also satisfy business needs. Your fresh ideas will directly impact one of our strategic focus areas and help us redefine the world of mutual funds. While your analytical approach to problem-solving, underpinned by strong organizational skills, will make you a valuable member of a collaborative team that shares ideas and solves problems in new ways. And at every stage of the process you'll enjoy many opportunities to deepen your knowledge and widen your experience.
What it takes
- Undergraduate degree in a related field or the equivalent combination of training and experience
- 5+ years Extensive software engineering experience
- Strong planning and organizational skills
- Ability to implement instrumentation to gather business-specific metrics around consumer usage patterns
Specializations that'll make an impact
- Be highly collaborative, a fast learner and willing to work wherever you're needed on the team.
- Have the opportunity to achieve results against goals linked to key performance indicators.
- Have experienced with software engineering fundamentals including object-oriented design, data structures, dependency injection, testable code, and algorithms.
- Have exposure to software engineering tools, such as VS Code, WebStorm, Git, and others.
- Write clean, maintainable code, and read code created by others.
- Be a quick learner who can learn and develop utilizing a new framework within a single sprint.
Vanguard is not offering visa sponsorship for this position.
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