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Why American Express?


There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference. American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards. We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.


Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.


The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.



You won’t just shape the world of software.

You’ll shape the world of life, work and play.

 

Our Software Engineers not only understand how technology works, but how that technology intersects with the people who count on it every day. Today, innovative ideas, insight and new perspectives are at the core of how we create a more powerful, personal and fulfilling experience for all our customers. So if you’re interested in a career creating breakthrough software and making an impact on an audience of millions, look no further.

 

You won’t just keep up, you’ll break new ground. 

 

There are hundreds of opportunities to make your mark on technology and life at American Express. Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:

 
  • Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest development practices
  • Writing code and unit tests, working with API specs and automation
  • Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies
  • Leading a team of engineers that delivers knowledge management solutions to businesses worldwide
  • Strong experience with OFSAA Regulatory Reporting Solution , Lombard and Functional knowledge of FRY9C, LP , 2314, Y11 and Y14
  • Conduct IT requirements gathering. 
  • Strong core java background and UI development - Core Java, EJB, Struts, Spring MVC, Hibernate, SQL
  • Define problems and provide solution alternatives. 
  • Create detailed computer system design documentation. 
  • Implement deployment plan. 
  • Conduct knowledge transfer with the objective of providing high-quality IT consulting solutions
  • Support consulting team in different phases of the project including problem definition, effort estimation, diagnosis, solution generation, design and deployment.
  • Under supervision participate in unit-level and organizational initiatives with the objective of providing high-quality and value adding consulting solutions.
  • Understand issues and diagnose root-cause of issues. Perform secondary research as instructed by supervisor to assist in strategy and business planning.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 9+ years of software development experience
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and exploit them to their optimal potential
  • Strong experience with OFSAA Regulatory Reporting Solution , Lombard and Functional knowledge of FRY9C, LP , 2314, Y11 and Y14
  • Conduct IT requirements gathering. 
  • Strong core java background and UI development - Core Java, EJB, Struts, Spring MVC, Hibernate, SQL

  • Define problems and provide solution alternatives. 
  • Create detailed computer system design documentation. 
  • Implement deployment plan. 
  • Conduct knowledge transfer with the objective of providing high-quality IT consulting solutions
  • Support consulting team in different phases of the project including problem definition, effort estimation, diagnosis, solution generation, design and deployment.
  • Under supervision participate in unit-level and organizational initiatives with the objective of providing high-quality and value adding consulting solutions.
  • Understand issues and diagnose root-cause of issues. Perform secondary research as instructed by supervisor to assist in strategy and business planning.

At the core of Software Engineering every member of our team must be able to demonstrate the following technical, functional, leadership and business core competencies, including:

  • Agile Practices
  • Porting/Software Configuration
  • Programming Languages and Frameworks
  • Business Analysis
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Business Product Knowledge

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.


ReqID: 20005905
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Oct 20, 2020, 5:13:03 PM