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Staff Engineer

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

Do you have the ability to put together unique cutting-edge customer facing solutions that increase business value and customer engagement by leveraging strong architectural and UX principles and that are data driven? Do you have a unique combination of deep technical knowledge, business acumen and strong interpersonal skills to help influence and drive results across a diverse organization.

 

If you have the talent and desire to provide deep technical knowledge and solution delivery at a platform level while delivering innovative products and services at a rapid pace, join our team!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Staff Architects to define solution requirements and technical implantation approach
  • 50-60% of the time will be spent coding and/or hands-on technical implementation
  • Enforce to release/project schedule and sprint achievements
  • Analyze, design, program, debug, and modify software for use in local networked, cloud-based or Internet-related environments
  • Forward thinking with an ability to implement for the short term but at the same time design for the long term.
  • Implement new, highly scalable web products, platform components and APIs.
  • Drive both high-level and detailed technical designs and conduct design reviews.
  • Actively participate in team and company-wide architecture and engineering discussions and forums.
  • Responsible for health and quality of the code across the portfolio, including all aspects of testing unit, functional and performance,  and CI/CD.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.
  • Be a Change Agent and willing to challenge status quo while helping to drive the necessary changes.
  • Introduces new Engineering paradigms, techniques and solutions.
  • Support a Technical Platform or its significant application components

 

Please note, salary increases in case of a lateral move are provided only on an exception basis and in line with compensation guidelines.

Qualifications

 

Do you have the ability to put together unique cutting-edge customer facing solutions that increase business value and customer engagement by leveraging strong architectural and UX principles and that are data driven? Do you have a unique combination of deep technical knowledge, business acumen and strong interpersonal skills to help influence and drive results across a diverse organization.
 
If you have the talent and desire to provide deep technical knowledge and solution delivery at a platform level while delivering innovative products and services at a rapid pace, join our team!
 
Responsibilities:
  • Work with Staff Architects to define solution requirements and technical implantation approach
  • 50-60% of the time will be spent coding and/or hands-on technical implementation
  • Enforce to release/project schedule and sprint achievements
  • Analyze, design, program, debug, and modify software for use in local networked, cloud-based or Internet-related environments
  • Forward thinking with an ability to implement for the short term but at the same time design for the long term.
  • Implement new, highly scalable web products, platform components and APIs.
  • Drive both high-level and detailed technical designs and conduct design reviews.
  • Actively participate in team and company-wide architecture and engineering discussions and forums.
  • Responsible for health and quality of the code across the portfolio, including all aspects of testing unit, functional and performance,  and CI/CD.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.
  • Be a Change Agent and willing to challenge status quo while helping to drive the necessary changes.
  • Introduces new Engineering paradigms, techniques and solutions.
  • Support a Technical Platform or its significant application components.
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as th    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: 19004282
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Mar 8, 2019, 12:16:12 PM
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