Epic Software Engineer wanted to partner with us in a bid to change the game. We am looking for an innovative, experienced, and talented software engineer to help force disruption and accelerate our pace of change. This team is charted to be nimble and creative and has the power to shape American Express technology and its product roadmap for the future.
A successful candidate will want to be part of something that is bigger than small-shop software. Enterprise level software engineering can be sometimes frustrating, but our aim is to also make it incredibly rewarding. We are looking for positive people that want to solve hard problems in interesting ways.
This individual who accept this role will be an expert or "goto" for the architecture, design, and engineering of solutions and components that utilize a newly expanded American Express software landscape. The successful candidate will partner with us in the creation of a new team, its methodologies and best practices, and most importantly, its culture. They will also be responsible for providing core system design, evaluating and proving platform components, and delivering working prototypes and frameworks for delivery teams to build upon. Our goal is to use open source frameworks where applicable to build an industry leading, API-enabled, cloud-native system.
Are you up for the challenge?
- Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
- [X]+ years of software development experience
- 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.
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time