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Engineer - Java

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

 
American Express is embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high performers. This group is nimble and creative with the power to shape our technology and product roadmap. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative payment products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across physical, digital, mobile, and social media, join our transformation team!
 
You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world class card member experiences across multiple travel booking channels (Click-in, Call-in, and Walk-in) in Consumer Travel Technology. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.
 
 

You won’t just keep up, you’ll break new ground. 

You won’t just shape the world of software.

You’ll shape the world of life, work and play.

 

Our Software Engineers not only understand how technology works, but how that technology intersects with the people who count on it every day. Today, innovative ideas, insight and new perspectives are at the core of how we create a more powerful, personal and fulfilling experience for all our customers. So if you’re interested in a career creating breakthrough software and making an impact on an audience of millions, look no further.

 

 

 

There are hundreds of opportunities to make your mark on technology and life at American Express. Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:

 
  • Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest development practices
  • Writing code and unit tests, working with API specs and automation
  • Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies
  • Leading a team of engineers that delivers knowledge management solutions to businesses worldwide

Qualifications

Are you up for the challenge?

 
  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 4+ years of full stack engineering experience
  • Java/J2EE, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Hibernate, CI/CD automation, Microservices, HTML5, React or Angular, Javascript, MongoDB, Docker, Hibernate
  • Testing and automation framework and tools: Junit, TestNG, Selenium, LISA virtualization/automation, mocking frameworks, Jasmine, Chai, Mocha, SonarQube
  • Setting up automated CI/CD using Jenkins, XL Release
  • Nice to have experience with at least one cloud platform
  • Good experience with Agile (Scrum), Rally, Jira, Confluence, Kanban
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and 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

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. 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.


Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws, American Express may provide visa sponsorship for certain positions.

 

 

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: 18008935
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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