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You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You'll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).
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Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones
COVID-19 HIRING: Our recruiting and onboarding activities are virtual during the pandemic and we've transitioned to a work-from-home environment until further notice. We are offering generous work-from-home benefits to improve our associate's ability to work remotely.
In this software engineering role, you will design and implement custom web application user interfaces, including advanced data visualizations in TypeScript, GraphQL, Vue.js, and D3.js to support our investment team's access to ESG-related information, as they manage over two trillion dollars in assets under management. ESG, standing for "Environmental, Social, Governance", represents a secular shift in the nature of the global Asset Management industry as the craft of asset management begins to incorporate concerns such as environmental stewardship, social justice, racial diversity, and the like, in systematic and meaningful ways.
The role presents significant intellectual and technical challenges with enormous opportunity for business impact. Capital Group is streamlining software development using the cloud and expanding its use of data engineering and data science across every facet of the firm's activities. Our core Investment Research and Management teams serve 55 million customers. Our mission since 1931 has been to improve their lives through successful long-term investing. Looking to the future, we are in a unique position to make an even bigger difference to these investors, harnessing our distinctive investment research process, built on eight decades of proprietary data and research insights, and coupled with our data-grounded and customer-focused approach to building software. The ideal candidate for this engineering role will be passionate about our mission and driving for superior long-term investment results through the application of modern engineering and analytical methods.
As a Frontend-focused Software Development Engineer on our team, you will:
Bring a high level of craftsmanship to each project, ensuring integrity in both form and function
Be a thought-leader and advocate around user experience (UX) and accessibility
Set the standard for code clarity, organization, simplicity, error handling, and documentation
Demonstrate initiative, accountability, and attention to detail
Drive productive collaboration among end users, designers, and backend engineers
Drive engineering best practices in your own work, and in the work of others
Bring a root cause analysis approach to the identification and solution of problems
Be an agent of change
Required Skills & Experience
BS in Computer Science or related field, or an equivalent in relevant work experience
5+ years of professional software experience implementing web applications
Strong communication skills; experience working within an agile team
Desirable Skills & Experience
Experience creating interactive data visualizations in D3.js
Proficient with GraphQL APIs and low-latency, asynchronous programming models
Familiar with Unit Tests and the importance of Test Driven Development
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At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That's why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people's lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.
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At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation, and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, Capital Group’s goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. Private ownership allows us to keep our eyes on the long term while more than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day.