Big Data Engineer

Posted 24 days ago
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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“You Lead the Way. We’ve Got Your Back. 

At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways.  Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible - and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way. When you join #TeamAmex, you become part of a diverse community of over 60,000 colleagues, all with a common goal to deliver an exceptional customer experience every day.”

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. 

 

At American Express, the Enterprise Platform team was established to reimagine the platform solution-delivery model to dramatically improve our strategic agility, speed to market, effectiveness of delivery and transparency. Enterprise Platform O2 team build solutions to acquire new clients and expand existing customers and integrated across Salesforce ecosystem.

Qualifications 

  • BS degree or higher in computer science or related discipline
  • 4+ years of recent hands-on experience on an agile development team of building big data capabilities with Apache Spark, HIVE on Java/Python
  • Demonstrated experience in Agile development, application design, software development, and testing.
  • Strong Hands-on Apache Spark Data frame and Datasets, Map Reduce, Hive Query Language, HDFS, Hive, PySpark.
  • Experience Java, Python, Scala languages  
  • Good understanding of CI/CD processes leveraging Jenkins, SBT, XLR and Maven.
  • Knowledge/ experience in Elastic Cache and NoSQL databases.
  • Ability to implement scalable, high performing, secure, highly available solutions
  • Self-Starter, Problem solver, Highly collaborative and adaptive
  • Excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and ability ask questions, understand business value.
  • Enterprise Scale Engineering experience (Industry standard build/test/deploy tools)
  • Any knowledge of Salesforce ecosystem is a plus.

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions. 

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree or higher in computer science or related discipline
  • 4+ years of recent hands-on experience on an agile development team of building big data capabilities with Apache Spark, HIVE on Java/Python
  • Demonstrated experience in Agile development, application design, software development, and testing.
  • Strong Hands-on Apache Spark Data frame and Datasets, Map Reduce, Hive Query Language, HDFS, Hive, PySpark.
  • Experience Java, Python, Scala languages  
  • Good understanding of CI/CD processes leveraging Jenkins, SBT, XLR and Maven.
  • Knowledge/ experience in Elastic Cache and NoSQL databases.
  • Ability to implement scalable, high performing, secure, highly available solutions
  • Self-Starter, Problem solver, Highly collaborative and adaptive
  • Excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and ability ask questions, understand business value.
  • Enterprise Scale Engineering experience (Industry standard build/test/deploy tools)
  • Any knowledge of Salesforce ecosystem is a plus.

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: 21004014
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: May 21, 2021, 4:06:40 PM
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Big Data Engineer
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