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Engineer - PEGA

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

American Express is looking for an energetic, high-performing software engineer to help shape our Technology and Product roadmap in support of our mission to provide the world’s best customer experience. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative payment products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across all our channels, join our team! You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world-class solution capabilities across the Technology Organization, including Java, PEGA PRPC, Big data, Hadoop, Web,  as well as Java services, You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concepts to deliver against the existing and future needs of the platform.
  • Analyze requirements/user stories to appropriately support design activities.
  • Perform all Technical aspects of Software Development for assigned applications including, developing prototypes and writing new code/APIs.
  • Have strong work experience on Activities, Agents, Flows, Integration (Connectors, Services etc) and Data Pages.
  • Strong knowledge in implementing various PRPC components like Decision tables, Decision Trees, Decision Maps, Declarative expressions, Decision When.
  • Function as an active member of an Agile team through consistent development practices (tools, common components, and documentation).
  • Conduct integration tests as defined in the test specifications, including event logging and reporting of results.
  • Perform unit and assembly testing of software components including the design, implementation, evaluation, and execution of unit and assembly test scripts.
  • Conduct code reviews and tests of automated build scripts.
  • Debug software components, identifies, fixes and verifies remediation of code defects (own work and the work of others).
  • Work with Product Owners to prioritize features for ongoing sprints and manage a list of technical requirements based on industry trends, new technologies, known defects, and issues.


This high energy Software Engineer must have:
  • 2+ years of Software Development experience in a PEGA environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, or related field required; Advanced Degree preferred.
  • PEGA CSA  and/or CSSA Certification desired.
  • Experience and thorough understanding of PegaRULES Process Commander System or other business process management (BPM) system.
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop, Big Data.
  • NoSQL DB, HBASE and Elastic DB is plus.
  • Demonstrated experience in Agile development, application design, software development, and testing.
  • A proven hunger to learn new technologies and translate them into working software .
  • Ability to effectively communicate to internal and external business partners on solution design.



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: 18013872
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2018, 10:45:53 AM
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