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JavaScript 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 single day. Today, creative ideas, insight and new perspectives are at the core of how we build a more powerful, personal and fulfilling experience for all our customers. So if you’re passionate about a career building 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 chances to define your mark on technology and life at American Express. Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing in this team specifically:

  • Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest development practices
  • Writing high quality, reusable JavaScript code with unit and integration tests
  • Working in the newest technologies including but not limited to React, NodeJS, Webdriver.io, Jest and many more!
  • Integrating with and even building API's and common components
  • Finding opportunities to embrace and implement new technologies

In this role you will also have the opportunity to drive improvements in DevOps, automation and CI/CD practices in use by 15+ scrum teams in the Web Engineering space. Continuous improvement, technological advancement and learning is what this team is all about!

Qualifications

Are you up for the challenge?

  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 2+ 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 will be able to demonstrate the following technical, functional, leadership and business strengths, including:

  • Agile Practices
  • Software Configuration
  • Programming Languages and Frameworks
  • Business Analysis
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Business Product Knowledge
  • Personal Excellence and Accountability

 

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 extraordinary place to work, and a huge part of why we regularly win the best workplace awards all over the world. If you’re ready to seek 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.

 

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.


ReqID: 18018697
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Feb 6, 2019, 6:43:52 PM
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