American Express Careers

Specialist I

Itasca, Illinois
Customer Care Operations

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Job Description

Accertify is looking for a System Support Specialist to join our rapidly growing team to assist our customers and manage their exposure to online credit card fraud. Accertify filled a void that has existed for years in the online fraud prevention space by providing eCommerce merchants with the industry’s first end-to-end platform for combating fraud. Our application, called Interceptas, is built on a workbench platform that integrates all the features, tools and services a merchant needs to effectively and efficiently combat online credit card fraud.

The response from merchants for this much needed service has been tremendous leading to the need to grow our customer support and implementation team.  


Accertify Support Specialists are responsible for overseeing the technical support of current clients as well as the successful deployment of the various components of Accertify’s Interceptas fraud prevention platform. These responsibilities include:

  • Implement third-party services within the Interceptas platform
  • Provide technical direction & training to clients
  • Configure Fraud Analyst user interface to customer specifications
  • Support existing and new clients regarding Interceptas system usage and third party set ups
  • Develop additional tactics and other procedures to diminish customers’ risk
  • Troubleshoot the Inteceptas application and third-party issues
  • Project manage multiple implementations of third-party set-ups
  • Work closely with Accertify Subject Matter Experts to evaluate and identify emerging technologies / fraud trends and adapt new approaches and features as needed
  • Develop strong relationship with customers to deliver exceptional service and ensure that expectations are exceeded
  • Act as a liaison between new and existing customers and internal departments including technical development
  • Job may require minimal travel


This is a high visibility role and requires excellent communication skills as well as a dynamic and energetic approach to problem solving in order to further a best in class Customer experience. Specific qualifications include:

  • 3+ years of experience with technical skills around data manipulation
  • Strong project management skills
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Prior experience working directly with customers
  • Bachelor’s degree or 5 years of experience with technical skills
  • Knowledge of online fraud prevention strategies is a plus
  • Knowledge of payment gateway processes is a plus
  • Knowledge of charge-back processes 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.

ReqID: 18013547
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Sep 5, 2018, 3:27:29 PM
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