Engineer - NodeJS, MongoDB, Kubernetes

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Job Description

You Lead the Way. We’ve Got Your Back.

At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways.  Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible - and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way. When you join #TeamAmex, you become part of a diverse community of over 60,000 colleagues, all with a common goal to deliver an exceptional customer experience every day.

American Express is embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high performers. This group is nimble and creative with the power to shape our technology and product roadmap. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers, join our transformation team! 

You will be part of a fast-paced team responsible for developing and delivering products and components focused on application security.  You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Serving as a core member of an engineering team that designs and develops software applications/packages/components focused on application security.  

  • Writing code and unit tests, working on API specs, automation, and conducting code reviews and testing. 

  • Identifying exciting opportunities for adopting new technologies to solve existing needs and predicting future challenges. 

  • Performing ongoing refactoring of code, utilizing visualization and other techniques to fast-track concepts, and delivering continuous improvement. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience 

  • At least 3 years of experience in Software Development Life Cycle including requirements analysis, applications design, development, Integration, maintenance, installation, implementation and testing of various client/server and web applications. 

  • 2 years of experience in building backend applications using NodeJS. 

  • Experience in messaging middleware, preferably RabbitMQ. 

  • Strong experience in Data Structure and Algorithm.   

  • Understanding on classical and/or cloud-native architectural patterns. 

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git. 

  • A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices. 

  • Understanding of web services technologies, distributed caches, NOSQL and data structure fundamentals a, plus 

  • Aptitude for learning and applying programming concepts 

  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business partners 

  • Knowledge/Experience in Kubernetes and Helm Charts is a plus. 

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.

ReqID: 21005248
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Apr 15, 2021, 11:38:18 AM