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Engineer - Java, UI, ReactJS and NodeJS

Phoenix, Arizona
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

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.
  • Design and implement highly available, performant app to app authentication secrets management platform
  • Deploy secrets management platform in hybrid cloud
  • Ensure stakeholder alignments and timely leadership update to convey risks and issues
  • Develop backend REST services using NodeJS and UI components using ReactJS
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and leverage them to their optimal potential


  • Preferably a BS or MS degree in information technology, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 5+ years of web/app development experience
  • Knowledge of SSO technologies
  • Proven expertise in Java, UI technologies including but not limited to Angular and ReactJS
  • Proven expertise in Unix/Linux and StatsD compliant monitoring solutions such as Splunk
  • Proven expertise in app to app secrets management and knowledge of industry standard best practices around how to manage authentication secrets
  • Knowledge of how public cloud platforms work with expertise in implementing Identity and Access Management in public cloud
  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CEH are preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions

Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws, American Express may provide visa sponsorship for certain positions.

Tags: RTH
ReqID: 19009265
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: May 14, 2019, 4:27:04 PM
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