Senior Software Engineer
We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer with at least 5 years of experience to help us fulfill our mission of helping people achieve education and workplace success.
Do you want to work with the latest technologies to produce cutting-edge, industry-changing technology and make a difference in people’s lives?
As an ACT team member, you will design and develop IT solutions supporting our important mission: helping people achieve education and workplace success. You can be part of bringing this goal to life every day, reaching 10 million people in all 50 states and 140 countries. Our 1,200 team members provide assessments and insights to improve lives.
ACT offers an outstanding benefits package, including 30 days of paid time off, medical, dental, and vision coverage, generous holidays, retirement benefits, tuition reimbursement, relocation fees, and scholarships for team members’ children.
We encourage work/life balance. In addition to generous leave time, ACT provides many convenience services to help you juggle your personal and professional life. We also provide a Wellness Center with plenty of equipment and showers, a nurse practitioner, fitness classes, and other activities to promote good health. Our campus is bike friendly with racks and repair stations.
The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for the design, development, testing, and support of Data Engineering Solutions =as part of an Agile Scrum team. More specifically, this position is responsible for software quality activities including ensuring that the appropriate quality assurance activities are executed using automated methods (including Python). The Senior Software Engineer will architect and develop automation solutions using Bitbucket for source control and Jenkins for coordinating builds.
What you will be working on:
This could be the job for you if you have (minimum requirements):
It’s a plus if you have:
Your Work Makes a Difference
ACT team members are part of an organization dedicated to an important mission: Helping people achieve education and workplace success.
Everything we do contributes to this mission, including team member events, professional development resources, community outreach opportunities and solid benefit offerings. Helping team members achieve education and workplace success of their own advances the ACT mission on a daily basis.
You will be joining a well-established ACT business unit and be part of an exciting, hardworking team working from Iowa City and remote from across the US.
When ACT was founded in 1959, it disrupted the assessment industry with a new approach to helping students better understand their readiness so they could take steps to improve it. By leveraging our expertise and authority in assessment and research, we will again disrupt the industry—helping more people learn, better measure their progress, and improve their navigation through life’s transitions.
More than ever before, ACT is fulfilling its mission of helping people achieve education and workplace success. We’re doing it by pushing the boundaries of learning innovation through the work of our people, who we call team members because we’re all in this together.
We know transformation does not come without challenge. That’s why ACT invests in a variety of experiences for team members to strengthen their connections, explore ideas, learn from customers, and celebrate success.
Learn more about working at ACT at act.org!