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Senior QA Engineer

London, United Kingdom
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description


Don’t just have a great idea, build it.


We’re looking for a Sr. QA Engineer to work on mobile applications that will be used by tens of millions of American Express cardholders around the world. We want someone with strong technical skills and creativity. Should enjoy solving tough problems and working with new technologies. You should not be shy about sharing your ideas and be obsessive about user experience and high quality.

 

You’ll be part of the Mobile Engineering team whose mandate is to develop new products and platforms for American Express customers. Mobile Engineering’s aim is to build interactive experiences at all touch points of a consumer's journey whether before, at, or after the time of purchase.

 

You’ll be working in a fast-paced environment with the stability of working for a Fortune 100 company. Your primary responsibilities will be to work on a small team of engineers developing mobile products. You should be familiar with modern software development methodologies and be able to dive deep and rapidly iterate on ideas despite ambiguity.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute in an agile team by driving user story analysis and feature grooming, designing and developing thorough test-cases and test scenarios.
  • Create and maintain automated tests running in a continuous integration environment.
  • Ensure excellent application usability through careful manual testing 
  • Collaborate with Product team, development team and backend teams to plan, test and release high-quality features in the apps.
  • Work closely with development team to iteratively test concurrently with feature development
  • Analyze and create end point mocks to aid in testing
  • Assists in estimation and assessment of feasibility of features
  • Follow and help cultivate consistent development best practices
  • Work closely with development team to iteratively test concurrently with feature development

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


Qualifications


Required Skills:

  • Experience writing automated tests and custom automation frameworks
  • Significant technical experience in a software development organization with a University Degree in Science (preferably Computer Science, Engineering or other related disciplines)
  • Has exposure to a variety of distributed infrastructure technologies and systems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Deals well with ambiguous/under defined problems; able to think abstractly
  • Eagerness to work iteratively and collaboratively to build new software
  • Experience with Swift and/or Functional programming is a plus
  • Experience with payments technology is a plus

Why American Express?

Talk to our people and you’ll find out what we’re really all about. Open, creative, risk-taking, collaborative and innovative are just some of the expressions you’ll hear. It’s our culture that makes American Express an outstanding place to work, and a big part of why we regularly win best workplace awards all over the world including recognition amongst the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work and Glassdoor’s 2017 Best Places to Work.  If you’re ready to take on a challenge and make an impact, you owe it to yourself to launch or grow your career here.

 

To complete your application please click on the links below. However, if you require any assistance with the completion of this process – or need any reasonable adjustments to be made – then please contact the Recruitment Team on recruitment.support.uk@aexp.com or 00800 83 000038 (for Russia based candidates 810 800 83 000038).



ReqID: 18004416
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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