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Engineer-Javascript (React, Redux)

Sunrise, Florida
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

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 are experts in putting together new ideas to create a better experience as they touch the lives of 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.
You’ll work on what's "cool" now while breaking new ground.
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:
  • Instrumental as a core member of an agile team defining and developing the latest technology architecture, core components and development practices based on open source architecture.
  • Writing code and unit tests for key framework and foundation components in all aspects of technology and automation.
  • Identifying opportunities for adopting new technology to solve problems in a matrixed environment.
  • There is no Visa sponsorship with this position.


Are you up for the challenge?
  •  Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline.
  • 2+ years of software development experience.
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate innovative solutions that often disrupt the status-quo in order to solve existing problems.
  • Willingness to learn new technology and ability to come up to speed quickly in order 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:
  • Programming Languages and Frameworks - JavaScript ES6, Nodejs, Reactjs, Redux, HTML5, CSS3, JSON, Java/J2EE, REST, Cloud computing, relational and NoSQL databases, Microservices. Business Process Management, Java 8, Reactive Java, Vert.x, GraphQL are a plus.
  • Agile Practices of Software development - Scrum, Kanban.
  • Ability to design systems with inherent high resiliency and availability.
  • Provide turnkey technical solutions to complex problems at a global scale.
  • Working in a large matrixed organization.
  • Business Product Knowledge - Working knowledge of the finance and credit lending industry is a plus.

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




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ReqID: 18010392
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
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