Job Description :
You won't just shape the world of software.
You'll shape the world of life, work and play.
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.
We're looking for an experienced Java Backend Engineer to join a top talent team working on a fast evolving communication platform that is serving tens of millions of customers around the world.
Someone who is passionate about shaping the future of commerce, servicing and marketing; Someone who is obsessive about good design and great code;
Someone who can find elegant solutions to hard technical and functional challenges and can work well within and across teams with other bright minds such as himself.
You won- t just keep up, you- ll break new ground.
Job Responsibilities :
Serve as a member of an agile development team that drives user story analysis and elaboration
Designs and develops software solutions
Foster the spirit of collaboration across multiple internal teams
Participate in code reviews, ad-hoc pair programming; contribute to iterative improvement of tools, automation and
Are you up for the challenge?
3+ Years of experience with Java backend (J2EE)
A BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar discipline, or equivalent work experience
REST API design and implementation
SOA, Micro-Services, Containers
Reactive Programing (asynchronous programming paradigm) - Vertx, RxJava
Stream processing / Queue - Solace, Kafka
Database - Couchbase
Tools - Git, Jenkins, IntelliJ IDEA, Jira, Confloence
Familiarity with security principles, SSL, Cryptography
Experience building and supporting distributed highly available systems
Good communication skills
Ability to think abstractly and deal with ambiguous / under-defined problems
High energy and - can-do- attitude
Interest in new technologies and tools, industry best practices
Passion for shipping quality software fast and frequently
Attention to detail
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 :
Porting / Software Configuration
Programming Languages and Frameworks
Business Product Knowledge
Why American Express :
Talk to our people and you'll find out what we- re really all about. Open, creative, risk-taking, collaborative and innovative are just some of the expressions you'll hear.
It's our culture that makes American Express an outstanding place to work, and a big part of why we regularly win best workplace awards all over the world.
If you- re ready to take on a challenge and make an impact, you owe it to yourself to launch or grow your career here.
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, or any other status protected by law.
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