Senior Software Engineer

Posted 10 days ago
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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Senior Software Engineer:

 

Accertify Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of American Express, is a leader in providing software, tools and strategies for preventing online fraud and mitigating enterprise-wide risks. Accertify is committed to providing e-commerce companies with comprehensive and cost-effective solutions to fraud.

 

Accertify’s development team is looking for a skilled senior software engineer. This individual will use their software development background and strong analytical skills to help build and enhance Accertify’s industry-leading tools. This individual’s day-to-day work will involve using Java, SQL, Big Data, Linux, git and gradle to design and build software solutions that are fast, scalable and flexible.

 

As a part of the team, you will:

  • Work with business representatives, Lead Developers, and the Director of Software Development to design, build and test new products and features
  • Use the IDE of your choice to write code in Java
  • Work independently or on small team projects
  • Participate in requirement gathering and design sessions
  • Participate in peer code reviews
  • Troubleshoot and optimize code for usability, performance, and scalability

We seek individuals with strong fundamental programming experience, great communication skills, and a love for working on challenging problems.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • Very strong and demonstrable analytical, problem solving, and debugging skills
  • Professional programming experience in an enterprise setting
  • High volume transactional environment experience
  • 4+ years software development experience as a Java developer
  • A solid understanding of "how things work" in the world of computers, the Internet, databases, and the Java programming language
  • Familiarity with basic programming constructs (conditionals, loops, data structures)
  • Strong Relational database skills (SQL, JDBC - Oracle and PostgreSQL preferred)

Desired Skills:

  • NoSQL databases such as HBase, Cassandra, MapR DB
  • Big Data Components/Frameworks such as Hadoop (MapR), Spark, Yarn, Kafka, Flink, ELK etc.
  • Big Data querying tools such as Drill, Presto, Hive etc
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.
 

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.


ReqID: 20007654
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Feb 23, 2021, 8:55:08 AM
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Senior Software Engineer
American Express Company