First consideration will be given to those who apply prior to Friday, October 16, 2015.
Throughout your internship with American Century Investments, you’ll work alongside 180 IT professionals applying technology to solve challenging business scenarios. You will become a member of an application development team, provided a dedicated mentor, and work with a manager who cares about you and your career goals. Returning interns will have the opportunity to work in a different application area. Over your summer(s) you will receive informal and formal feedback that will help advance your technology and business skills. Our goal is to help you develop into a very competitive candidate for a career at American Century Investments!
Our Application Development and Integration teams align with all facets of the business. We use a combination of purchased software (both cloud and hosted on premise) and internally developed applications to support Investment Management, Sales, Client Servicing, and Corporate Functions.
About Our Company:
American Century Investments (ACI), a leading privately held investment management firm based at the Kansas City Country Club Plaza, is committed to delivering superior investment performance and building long-term client relationships since 1958. We manage over $140 billion in assets serving investment professionals, institutions, corporations, and individual investors. ACI offers a variety of actively managed investment disciplines through an array of products including mutual funds, institutional separate accounts, commingled trusts, and sub-advisory accounts. A global company, ACI’s 1,200 associates serve clients from offices in New York; London; Hong Kong; Mountain View, CA, and Kansas City, MO. More than 40 percent of ACI’s profits support research to help find cures for genetically-based diseases including cancer, diabetes, and dementia. For more information, visit www.americancentury.com.
Application Development and Integration
The Application Development and Integration teams build and support the software used by all facets of our business. Applications include Investment Management, Internet, Intranet, Workday, Salesforce.com, Call Centers and Data Warehouses.
Application Development and Integration requirements:
Effective analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills; attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work independently and as a part of a team; highly motivated self-starter with a strong desire to learn
Uncompromising ethical standards and professionalism
Currently a sophomore or junior pursuing a degree in computer science, MIS, or equivalent
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Demonstrable knowledge of software development concepts using Java, .NET, or Informatica
Authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis
Exposure to experienced mentors; long-term employment potential post-graduation
Opportunities for community involvement
Corporate fitness center
401k eligible for intern contribution
Business casual dress
Location: Kansas City, MO
Job Duration: May 31 - August 5
Salary: $23 / hour
Kansas City, Missouri, United States