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Full Stack Engineer

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

American Express is looking for an energetic, high-performing 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 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, 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.
Software Engineers are responsible for:
  • 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/API's.
  • 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.


Are you up for the challenge?
  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 5+ 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.

ReqID: 18016691
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2018, 3:10:18 PM
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