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Senior Engineer – Full Stack

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

Job Description:
 
APIs are used every day by our community of American Express developers and architects to power the exchange of data between teams. We are looking for talented people to help us build-out our API lifecycle management—to both track APIs from concept to creation, and allow developers to rate the APIs they use daily.
 
Key Qualifications:
  • Must have experience in one or more of the following:
    • JavaScript
    • Node.js
  • Comfort in one or more of the following:
    • Typescript
    • React.js
    • GraphQL
    • Couchbase
  • Experience designing and building web services for usability, scalability and performance
  • Knowledge of common web service protocols (REST in particular)
  • Willingness to get hands-on and help our community of developers take a design-first approach to developing APIs
  • Excellent communication skills, with technical and non-technical peers, including the ability to communicate to executive management
  • Prepared to undergo a technical screening by the Enterprise Architecture team as part of the interview process 
What a successful first 12 months looks like:
  • Design, develop, and gain adoption for API lifecycle management system
  • Help build out the proof-of-concept for an API ratings system

Qualifications

Key Qualifications:
  • Must have experience in one or more of the following:
    • JavaScript
    • Node.js
  • Comfort in one or more of the following:
    • Typescript
    • React.js
    • GraphQL
    • Couchbase
  • Experience designing and building web services for usability, scalability and performance
  • Knowledge of common web service protocols (REST in particular)
  • Willingness to get hands-on and help our community of developers take a design-first approach to developing APIs
  • Excellent communication skills, with technical and non-technical peers, including the ability to communicate to executive management
  • Prepared to undergo a technical screening by the Enterprise Architecture team as part of the interview process 
Educational Requirements:
  • Do not require a bachelor’s degree or bachelor’s degree in computer science.
Professional Experience:
  • Do not require a minimum # of years at a major company. 

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: 18007030
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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