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Sr. Engineer - JAVA / NOSQL / OOP

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

Financial Data Engineering team is looking for a Senior Engineer to work on data and frameworks.
This role requires you:
  • To work as a core member of an Agile team driving the latest development practices.
  • To write code and unit tests, working with data, frameworks and automation.
  • To Identify opportunities for adopting new technologies.
  • To lead a team of Engineers that delivers next generation of data platform.


  • Preferably a BS or MS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other Technical discipline.
  • 5+ years of Software Development experience.
  • Strong Object Oriented Programming skills and design patterns.
  • Strong knowledge of Java and/or Python, Big Data Technology Stack - Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark, Ignite, Hive.
  • Experience with Relational and NOSQL databases.
  • Experience in data streaming platform / workflows like Nifi, Kafka, Beam is huge plus.
  • Good knowledge of build tools like Maven or Gradle.
  • Good knowledge of Configuration Management tools like Github.
  • Well versed in Software Engineering principles, frameworks and technologies.
  • Ability to effectively interpret Technical and Business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions to Technology and Business teams.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and passionate to exploit them to their optimal potential.
At the core of Software Engineering
Every member of our team must be able to demonstrate the following technical, functional, leadership and business core competencies, including:
  • Agile Practices
  • Porting/Software Configuration
  • Programming Languages and Frameworks
  • Business Analysis
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Business Product Knowledge


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: 18008787
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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