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Senior Engineer

New York, New York
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 day. Today, innovative ideas, insight and new perspectives are at the core of how we create a more powerful, personal and fulfilling experience for all our customers. So if you’re interested in a career creating 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 opportunities to make your mark on technology and life at American Express. Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:

 
  • Develop digital and automated solutions for our customers, including designing and developing software applications and translating user needs into systems architecture.
  • Assess and validate application performance and integration of component systems and provide process flow diagrams.
  • Test the engineering resilience of software and automation tools.
  • Assess and incorporate user story analysis and elaboration to optimize software solutions.
  • Apply visualization and other techniques to fast-track concepts.
  • Reengineer systems and code for continuous improvement.
  • Perform object-oriented analysis and design.
  • Perform Agile application development leveraging CSS, data structures, HTML, JavaScript, and JQuery.
  • Perform web development using web design technologies and XML.
  • Perform software design, development, testing, and implementation.
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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.

Qualifications

Are you up for the challenge?

 
  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • [X]+ 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

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: 19004596
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Mar 13, 2019, 7:21:22 AM
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