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.
You won’t just shape the world of software.
You’ll shape the world of life, work and play.
The Travel & Lifestyle (TLS) team is one of the core teams at Amex which works on providing the world's best Travel and Lifestyle experience to our cardmembers across the world
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 :
Delivering features, services, components for travel ecosystem that touches millions of customers across the globe
Perform all technical aspects of software development (I write, I test, I support) and automation
Function as an active member of an agile team through consistent development practices (tools, common components, and documentation)
Perform unit, component, integration testing of software components including the design, implementation, evaluation, and execution of unit and assembly test scripts
Conduct code reviews and tests of automated build scripts
Debug software components, identifies, fixes and verifies remediation of code defects (own work and the work of others)
Enable the deployment, support, and monitoring of software across test, integration, and production environments
Education & Experience :
6-8 years of software development experience in a professional environment and / or comparable experience such as :
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience required
Demonstrable software development experience in React / Angular / HTML / CSS
Experience working in Agile, Scrum, or other rapid application development teams to deliver technology solutions on time, on budget, and to spec.
Understanding of Software development principles and concepts like OOPS is a plus.
Experience with design and coding across one or more platforms and languages a plus.
Excellent oral and written communication and documentation abilities
Comfortable in a small, intense and high-growth environment
You know and can admit when something is not great. You can recognize that something you've done needs improvement
High Performance Behaviors :
Recognizes opportunities to adopt innovative technologies to enable business capabilities
Keeps up to date on current research and technology in the industry
Recognizes the importance of collaboration to achieve objectives
Clearly communicates ideas and concepts to others
Leads work effectively and acts on own initiative without being prompted
Provides feedback to team members in code reviews
Drive creative changes & continuous improvements
Explores new automation techniques to refine the agility, speed and quality of engineering initiatives and efforts
Knowledge / Skills : Knowledge / Skills :
Knowledge / Skills :
Able to understand and use complex data structures and associated components
Designs, codes, tests, maintains, and documents applications
Takes part in reviews of own work and reviews of colleagues' work
Defines test conditions based on the requirements and specifications provided
Has deep understanding of the core tools used in the planning, analyzing, crafting, building, testing, configuring, and maintaining of assigned application(s)
Intermediate knowledge of infrastructure technologies and components
Technology Skills You'll Use Every Day :
Industry and Company Knowledge
Technology Industry Trends
Game Changers : Flexibility
Role / Strengths You’ll Need :
Programming / Software Development
Release and Deployment
User Experience Evaluation and Analysis
Coaching and Mentoring
Influence and Negotiation
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.
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.