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Engineer I

Bangalore, India
Digital Commerce Technology

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Job Description

Function Description:
American Express is embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high-performers.  This is a great opportunity to join Information Technology Service Management  (where we provide Operational and Contractual reporting for American Express’s large managed vendor partners)
Purpose of the Role:
You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world class Business Intelligence products & solutions utilizing Informatica, and SQL 2012 to produce Visual Analytics, Dashboards, & Reporting for a large variety of user needs.  You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.
•            Architect, design, prototype, and deliver solutions across Informatica applications to support business strategies and deliver business value utilizing agile methodologies
•            Provide leadership, direction, & best practices to development teams
•            Serve as a core member of agile teams that drives user story analysis and elaboration, designs and develops software applications, and tests and builds automation tools


Critical Factors to Success:
•            Build strong relationships with Business & Technology Partners and provide coaching & mentorship to technology teams
•            Owning all technical aspects of software development for assigned applications; Performing hands-on architecture, design, and development of systems
•            Performing hands-on software development and testing, typically spending about 50%+ of time writing code, API specs, conducting code reviews and testing in ongoing sprints, or doing proof of concepts/automation tools
•            Driving consistent development practices - tools and common components; developing deep understanding of tie-ins with other systems and platforms within the supported domains
•            Identifying exciting opportunities for adopting new technology to solve existing needs and predicting future challenges
Past Experience:
•            Strong demonstrated development experience in Informatica & SDK with Informatica Powercenter and PowerExchange for mainframe
•            Demonstrated experience in agile development, application design, software development, and testing
Academic Background:
•            6+ years of BI software development experience and preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or other technical discipline
Functional Skills/Capabilities:
•            Extensive hands on experience with MPP and Relational Databases and strong understanding of BI/Data Warehouse architectures & concepts
•            Experience with Java development, Unix, and Unix scripting preferred
•            Passionate about creating great technology products and is always looking for creative & innovative solutions to meet or exceed our business partners’ needs
•            Strong leadership skills & ability to collaborate across development portfolios to drive results and to coach, lead and develop others
Technical Skills/Capabilities:
•            Strong technical aptitude with an intense desire to learn new skills and industry trends
• Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication and consultative skills with a proven ability to express ideas, concepts, technology approaches, etc. in business compelling language and to create and deliver effective presentations to upper management across the organization
Knowledge of Platforms:
Enterprise Leadership Behaviors
•            Set The Agenda: Define What Winning Looks Like, Put Enterprise Thinking First, Lead with an External Perspective
•            Bring Others With You: Build the Best Team, Seek & Provide Coaching Feedback, Make Collaboration Essential

•            Do It The Right Way: Communicate Frequently, Candidly & Clearly, Make Decisions Quickly & Effectively, Live the Blue Box Values, Great Leadership Demands Courage  

ReqID: 19009845
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: May 27, 2019, 11:37:28 PM
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