Internship Opportunities

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Application Development Interns - American Century Investments

September 11, 2014

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Job Description
Candidates who submit applications prior to September 30, 2014 will have first consideration.
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
What We Require:
•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 to graduate student working towards a degree in computer science, MIS, or equivalent
•At least one class completed in Java, .NET or an ETL tool
•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
•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
·     Housing assistance
Location:    Kansas City, MO
Job Duration:   May 26- July 31
Salary:   $20 / hour  
Job Location
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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Web Developer Internship - GTM Sportswear

September 30, 2014

Are you looking for an opportunity to learn new skills and gain experiences in a fast paced, growing company, using the lasts web development tools? If you are, GTM Sportswear is looking for you for this Fall semester Internship. The Web Developer Intern will be responsible for supporting and enhancing the existing infrastructure as well as developing new systems and applications.  The intern will get the opportunity to work on a variety of projects ranging from new development to maintenance and enhancement of current systems. Interns will have the opportunity to learn about other business functions by shadowing other departments and will work on a job specific training program within the Web Development department. The intern will work around 20 hours per week and would need to be able to work in between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  This internship is to start immediately.

Essential Responsibilities

*Develops new web applications as identified by supervisor and management through packaged and customized applications.
*Maintains and enhances existing web applications.
*Performs complete testing of web applications, units and systems, engaging users as necessary.
*Designs and implements user-driven templates, databases and interfaces for ease of use.
*Develops database-driven Web interfaces for rapid, real-time information sharing.
*Presents information and responds to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers.
*Completes position specific training plan, and engages in continuous development utilizing a developmental plan. 

*The ability to communicate and teach non-technical users.
*Respond proactively to training, technical support and customer service needs in line with provided guidelines.
*Possess 1-3 years’ experience in,, and SQL.


*Undergraduate in computer science, MIS, or related coursework.

Job Requirements:
*Experience in .Net.
*Experience in JavaScript and jQuery API.
*Understanding of SQL, Object Oriented Development, Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
*Knowledge of XML a plus.
*Ability to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines.
*Ability to promptly answer support related emails, phone calls and other electronic communications.
*Self-motivated, detail oriented and organized.
*Proficient in Internet related applications such as E-mail clients, FTP clients and Web Browsers.
*Excellent communication, oral, written, interpersonal, organizational, a presentation skills.
*The ability to communicate and teach non-technical users.
*Respond proactively to training, technical support and customer service needs in line with provided guidelines.
*Possess 1-3 years’ experience in,, and SQL.

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