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Engineer - Strong Core Java Needed

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

This Engineer will work within the Global Corporate Services Technology team contributing to the development and maintenance for Corporate Payment and Remittance products.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Entry level ability in software development.
  • Function as member of an agile team by contributing to software builds through consistent development practices (tools, common components, and documentation).
  • Demonstrate increased self-reliance to achieve team goals.
  • Participate in code reviews and automated testing.
  • Debug basic software components and identify code defects for remediation.
  • Enable the development, support, and monitoring of software across test, integration, and production environments.
  • Automate deployments in test or production environments.
  • Automatically scale applications based on demand projections.


Education & Experience
5 years of software development experience in a professional environment and/or comparable experience such as:
  • Familiar with Agile or other rapid application development methods.
  • Experience with design and coding across one or more platforms and as appropriate.
  • Hands-on experience with application design, software development, and automated testing.
  • Exposure to distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases.
  • Experience with object-oriented design and coding with variety of languages.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related experience required.
  • Knowledgeable in Java, JEE, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Spring Boot, Angular, DB2 UDB, Node.js.
  • Able to understand and leverage advanced data structures and associated components.
  • Designs, codes, tests, maintains, and documents applications .
  • Takes part in reviews of own work and reviews of colleagues' work.
  • Defines test conditions based on the requirements and specifications provided.
  • Has understanding of the core tools used in the planning, analyzing, designing, building, testing, configuring, and maintaining of assigned application(s).
  • Intermediate knowledge of infrastructure technologies and components.

Nice to have:


  • Ab-initio

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

ReqID: 18006319
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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