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Data Engineer - Data Services (Computer Science, Database Design, NOSQL Database)

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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.

Proven ability in data architecture and database development applications with hands on experience in all the database life cycle steps, including the understanding the problem we are trying to tackle, engaging with Software Engineers and executing the design, build, test, performance tuning, deployment. The skills required must be across multiple database management systems (e.g. NOSQL such as Couchbase, Cassandra, Relational DBMS such Oracle, PostgreSQL). Shown Developer stack skills, front end and back end e.g. React, Python, API integration. Proven knowledge of Cloud computing. Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field required; advanced degree preferred.

Minimum Qualifications

Strong analytical skills to translate business data requirements into data models(Conceptual, logical, physical) targeting relational & NOSQL Databases using data modeling tools. Use DevOps & CICD tools & processes to develop, deploy, test, performance and Tuning activities. Ability to do quick proof of concepts on new technology and DBMS capabilities, assess results and make recommendations.

Additional Skills:

  • Adaptive communication
  • Game changer
  • Ability to collaborate & partner with multiple teams
  • Passion for trying New ways and challenging the business as usual approach
  • Demonstrate increased self-reliance to achieve team goals

We offer an Equal Opportunity and very inclusive working environment, with well defined career growth paths, either Technical (Sr.Engineer, Engineer Director, Staff Engineer, Principal Architect, etc) or Leadership(Solution Delivery Director, etc), mentorship, talent assessment, 5+ days of training, Hackthons, DevCons participation and opportunity to innovate! Bring your passion and share new ways of building software, solving a problem. Using new tools and processes! We also offer onsite medical support, paid family leave, flexible time off and more!

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: 21006615
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Mar 30, 2021, 6:21:42 PM