DST Systems Senior Software Engineer in United States

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:


  • Accountable for designing and developing technical solutions that satisfy business requirements for function, performance, security, and maintainability.

  • Perform all phases of systems analyses and design and are typically assigned the largest and most complex applications.

  • Assume responsibility for converting business designs to technical designs, including all the internal components that make up a complex application.

  • Define an application's objective and overall scope.

  • Direct customer contact and serve as a technical resource for the customer in establishing appropriate implementation priorities.

  • Code programs typically for the most complex or critical pieces of a project as required.

  • Develop inclusive technical models/designs, and write functional design specifications or enhancement documentation from which detailed technical specifications and programs can be written.

  • Lead and actively participate in system requirement reviews, technical design reviews, process modeling, object modeling, and data modeling for their assigned project.

  • Demonstrate expertise in programming and design principles, methodologies, tools and techniques.

  • Serve as a technical mentor to less experienced associates.


  • 7 years of programming and applicable experience demonstrating a comprehensive application of programming principles, methodologies, tools, and techniques.

  • Working knowledge of DB2 or similar databases, COBOL, CICS and JCL.

  • Prior healthcare industry experience preferred.

  • High School diploma or equivalent, Post-secondary education in a computer-related discipline (e.g., Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering, etc.) preferred.


Kansas City Missouri

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.