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
Are you up for the challenge?
Preferably a BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline
[X]+ years of software development experience
Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions
Willingness to learn new technologies and exploit them to their optimal potential
At the core of Software Engineering
Every member of our team must be able to demonstrate the following technical, functional, leadership and business core competencies, including:
Programming Languages and Frameworks
Business Product Knowledge
5+ years of technical experience with Linux, databases and at least one major programming language.
5+ years of experience with networking protocols and applications (TCP/IP, proxies, load balancing, firewalls, etc.)
In-depth understanding of QE processes in genera
Familiar with agile or other rapid application development methods (Continuous Delivery and Deployments)
Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and to articulate solutions
Ability to think abstractly and deal with problems
Ability to enable business capabilities through innovation
Looks proactively beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities
Demonstrated willingness to learn new technologies, and takes pride in how fast they develop working software
Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience, is preferred
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.