American Express Careers
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.
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:
- Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest development practices
Writing code and unit tests, working with API specs and automation
Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies
Delivering features, services, components for travel ecosystem that touches millions of customers across the globe.
This high energized Engineer must have:
- BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
Experience developing software services and knowledge of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
Experience with leading the development of cloud-based applications and development of APIs, web services.
Familiar with infrastructure technologies and components in distributed and cloud environments
Exposure to Web Services Security, Batch oriented frameworks, Vertx, Reactive Programming
Exposure to working with RDBMS (Oracle, Postgres, MySQL etc..) and NoSQL (Mongo, Couchbase, Cassandra) databases
Exposure to working with message driven systems (OpenMQ, RabbitMQ, Kafka)
Experience with continuous integration and various testing frameworks (JUnit, TestNG, Selenium, SOAP UI, Postman), Jenkins
Understands the core tools used in the planning, analyzing, crafting, building, testing, configuring, and maintaining of assigned application(s)
Experienced in Agile or other rapid application development methods
Recognizes the importance of collaboration to achieve objectives
Manages assigned tasks effectively; acts on own initiative without being prompted
A proven hunger to learn new technologies and translate them into working software
Ability to effectively communicate to internal and external business partners on solution design
- Experience in developing travel domain API
Experience in test-driven development, unit testing, functional testing, system integration testing, regression testing, GUI testing, web service testing, and browser compatibility testing
Experience with Agile at scale (SAFE), other rapid application development methods, and Waterfall SDLC
Exposure with internationalization and localization
Exposure with a broad range of software languages
Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes/Openshift isa plus.
- Agile Practices
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.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Jul 30, 2019, 7:13:18 AM