American Express Careers

Software Engineering Internship - GMNST

Palo Alto, California
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

This Summer Don’t Just Build Tech. Change Tech.

 

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do. Every day, our technologists enable our customers around the globe to achieve their goals. They design and deliver American Express infrastructure and applications across all markets and business units. To meet these demands, we’re looking for problem solvers who can drive results through precise analysis and programming methodologies, individuals with a strong intellectual curiosity and a passion for innovation, and team players who can convert their ideas into execution.

 

Join our 10 week paid summer software engineering internship program where you will have opportunities for development, networking and also engage with our Executives. A summer internship at American Express will give you the chance to influence and strengthen the core businesses across the organization.

 

Interns are a members of engineering teams. We will place you on a scrum team where you will collaborate with colleagues and our business partners. So if you are dedicated to the newest technology and motivating others, start your career here.

 

 

Join the team and make an impact right away:

• Write code with one or more programming languages (e.g., Java, JavaScript, .NET, Python)

• Function as a core member of an agile team working on API specs, conducting code reviews and testing in ongoing sprints, or doing proof of concepts/automation tools

• Design and develop new customer-facing applications on multiple channels like native iOS, Android, web, social integration and Java services/APIs,

• Design and implement web-enabled systems for data collection

 


Why American Express?

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.

Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.

 

Learn more about our Technology group at American Express by visiting https://careers.americanexpress.com/students/.

 


Our team will review completed applications on a rolling basis. We appreciate your patience while we consider your application and will be in contact with you by April 30th.


Qualifications


We have the know-how, technology and global reach to make nearly any idea a reality. All that's missing is you!  Do you meet the below requirements?


• Passion for coding

• Ability to identify opportunities to adopt innovative technologies

• Hunger to learn new technologies and translate them into working software

• Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business partners

• Creative and digital mind-set

 

Educational Requirements

·    Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical discipline, seniors preferred. 

·    Students must have a graduation date between December 2019 and June 2021



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: 18016732
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 1, 2018, 10:28:04 PM
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