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.
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 world-class cardmember experiences. Contributes to design, development, troubleshooting, debugging, evaluating, modifying, deploying, and documenting software and systems that meet the needs of customer-facing applications, business applications, and/or internal end user applications
Deliver against existing and future needs of the customers. Software Engineers who join Loyalty Technology will be assigned to one of several exciting teams who are developing new nimble and modern Loyalty Platforms which will support the key element of connecting with our customers
Entry level ability in software development
Function as an active member of an agile team by contributing to software builds through consistent development practices (tools, common components, and documentation)
Participate in code reviews and automated testing
Debug basic software components and identify code defects for remediation
Support and monitoring of software across test, integration, and production environments
Automate deployments in test or production environments
Automatically scale applications based on the demand projections
Up to 2 years of software development experience in a professional environment and/or comparable experience such as:
Experience in a modern development stack (Golang preferred)
Experience working in Git (small to medium sized teams)
Experience with open source projects
Understanding of Agile or other rapid application development methods
Exposure to design and coding across one or more platforms and languages as appropriate
Exposure to methods relating to application design, software development, and automated testing
General knowledge of distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
Understanding of object-oriented design and coding with variety of languages
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related field required
Able to understand and use data structures and associated components
Designs, codes, tests, maintains, and documents application components
Takes part in reviews of own work and reviews of colleagues' work
Defines test conditions based on the requirements and specifications provided
Has an understanding of the core tools used in the planning, analyzing, crafting, building, testing, configuring, and maintaining of assigned application(s)
Familiar with infrastructure technologies and components
Knowledge of payments industry
Experience with coding skills across a variety of distributed technologies
Experience with a broad range of software languages and payments technologies
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 21, 2019, 3:07:16 PM