American Express Careers

Senior Engineer

Phoenix, Arizona
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 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.
 
You won’t just keep up, you’ll break 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:
 
  • Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest infrastructure engineering practices
  • Leading world class System Administration team with cutting edge technologies
  • Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies
  • Leading a team of System Engineers that delivers world class Big data platform and collaborating  with technology partners across AMEX

 

 

Qualifications

Are you up for the challenge?
 
  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or equivalent degree
  • 14+ years of Infrastructure Systems Engineering experience required
  • 12+ yearns of Unix (Linux/Solaris) administration experience required
  • 2+ Years of building and managing large scale enterprise Bigdata platform experience is required.
  • CISCO UCS experience is strongly preferred
  • 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.

 

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.
 
US Candidates/Employees: Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" poster and supplement and the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.
 

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ReqID: 18013559
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Sep 14, 2018, 1:28:19 PM
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