Software Engineer - Full Stack

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Job Description

Your Experience Meets A World Of Opportunity

About American Express

American Express is a global services company that provides consumers and businesses with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.
We make it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services through innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions.

Working at American Express
Experiences That Back You

What you choose to do for a living is one of the most meaningful decisions you can make. At American Express, our job is to help you excel at yours. We provide experiences to become a great leader, a world of opportunities to grow your career, and an inclusive culture to help you thrive. Because the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

Reasons to Believe

An iconic global brand, where you  can grow as a leader
Meaningful and rewarding work that  is performed with integrity
A culture of learning in collaboration  with great colleagues and leaders
A unique career journey shaped by  your talent and curiosity
Support and trust to thrive in your  career and life

The Powerful Backing™ of American Express.

Function Description:

American Express is embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high performers. This group is nimble and creative with the power to shape our technology and product roadmap. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative payment products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across physical, digital, mobile, and social media, join our transformation team! You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering projects platform supporting our global customer base. 

Our Engineers that join our Technologies team will be assigned to one of several exciting teams that are responsible for development and management of business critical platforms. You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering projects platform supporting our global customer base. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers. 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.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience.
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering.
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders.
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback.
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards.
  • 4+ years of experience with systems analysis/programming, incorporating: design methodology, Infrastructure operations support or engineering.
  • 3+ years of development experience in Java, RESTful API’, web services.
  • Experience of end to end User Experience, Lean UX processes a significant advantage.
  • Proven UI experience. Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio.
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps.
  • Proficiency in  wire-framing tools.
  • Proficiency in Angular and React for rapid prototyping.
  • 3+ years hands-on experience with day to day management of content management systems, and/or other similar. large scale web based online systems.
  • Experience and practical application of using Agile or other rapid application development methods.
  • Experience of user management, permissions management, troubleshooting and similar activities on a large distributed web based system required.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction.
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively.
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies.

 


Qualifications

Academic Background :


Bachelor’s Degree in CS Or CSE or Equivalent 

 


Experience :

 

  • 3 – 7 years experience across back-end programming languages using Java.
  • Front end development using advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks (AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS). 
  • Database: Postgres, NoSQL (Couchbase, HBase).

 

 

 


ReqID: 19014917
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2019, 9:37:26 AM