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Engineer II

Bangalore, India
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:

  • 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
  • Leading a team of engineers that delivers knowledge management solutions to businesses worldwide

American Express prides itself with innovation and embarking on exciting transformations driven by energetic teams of high performers. Our Web Development Teams are comprised of entrepreneurial engineers with strong inclinations towards action and leadership and the power to shape our technology and product roadmap.

As a UI Front-End Engineer you'll deliver innovative platforms at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across the digital web. You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world-class card member experiences. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.  


            Serving as a core member of an agile team that leads user story analysis and elaboration, designs and develops software applications

            Responsible for the applications architecture, work/coordinate with other team’s architect, engineers and vendors as necessary

            Writing code and unit tests, automation, and conducting code reviews and testing

            Identifying exciting opportunities for adopting new technologies to solve existing needs and predicting future challenges

            Performing ongoing refactoring of code, utilizing visualization and other techniques to fast track concepts, and delivering continuous improvement

            Working with product managers to prioritize features for ongoing sprints and managing a list of technical requirements based on industry trends, new technologies, known defects, and issues

            Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team

            Quickly generate and updating proof of concepts for testing and team feedback

            Embrace emerging standards while promoting best practices




            Must have experience in using Version Controls like Git and Tools like Jira forth Agile methodologies.

            Experience with HTML/XHTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript Frameworks

            Experience with REACT/Redux preferred

            Expertise with using RESTful APIs

            Expertise in objected oriented analysis and design across a variety of platforms

            Understanding of web performance optimization techniques.

            Thorough understanding of XML, JSON, Web Service technologies, and data structure fundamentals

            Experience with adaptive and responsive development techniques

            Aptitude for learning and applying programming concepts

            Excellent time management, multi-tasking, and organizational skills

            Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business partners

            Experience with a broad range of software languages and payments technologies is a plus.

ReqID: 19014910
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Aug 6, 2019, 10:40:41 PM
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