Software Engineer - Java at American Express

| Phoenix – Mesa – Scottsdale, AZ
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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.

Responsibilities :
  • Contribute to the design, architecture, and development of APIs, UI's that are elegant, efficient, secure, highly available, and maintainable.
  • Works closely with other developers (within the team and outside the team), and product owners to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction.
  • Contribute insights into ways to improve our processes and tools.
  • Be highly motivated and maintain a positive, "can-do" attitude in a fast moving environment.
  • Follow and help cultivate consistent development best practices.
  • Collaborates with project manager and other software developers to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain enterprise applications.
  • Provides thought-leadership regarding implementation best practices.
  • Assists in estimation and assessment of feasibility of features.
  • Foster a collaborative spirit across multiple teams.


As part of our diverse tech team, you can architect, code and ship software that makes usan essential part of our customers' digital lives. Here, you can work alongside talentedengineers in an open, supportive, inclusive environment where your voice is valued, and

you make your own decisions on what tech to use to solve challenging problems. Amexoffers a range of opportunities to work with the latest technologies and encourages youto back the broader engineering community through open source. And because we

understand the importance of keeping your skills fresh and relevant, we give youdedicated time to invest in your professional development. Find your place in technologyon #TeamAmex.

We back our colleagues with the support they need to thrive, professionally and personally. That's why we have Amex Flex, our enterprise working model that provides greater flexibility to colleagues while ensuring we preserve the important aspects of our unique in-person culture. Depending on role and business needs, colleagues will either work onsite, in a hybrid model (combination of in-office and virtual days) or fully virtually.

If the role you are applying for is designated as hybrid or onsite, you will be required to demonstrate that you have completed your primary COVID-19 vaccination series (i.e., 2 doses for Moderna/Pfizer and 1 dose for J&J) and, for medically eligible* colleagues, a booster shot, in order to work in or visit any of our offices. This requirement is subject to legally required accommodations.

*Booster eligibility: The CDC has established guidelines for when adults are eligible to receive booster shots depending on when they completed their initial vaccine series (currently five months after the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, and two months after the J&J Vaccine). If you have completed your primary vaccine series but have not yet reached your booster eligibility date, you will be able to come into the office; however, you will need to complete your booster within 30 days of becoming eligible to continue coming in and participating in company-sponsored in-person events.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Information Systems Technology.
  • 2+ years ofexperience in software development using Java.
  • 2+ years of Java design principles, patterns, and restful API development.
  • 2+ years of JSON, XML, SOAP, HTTP, web services technologies, and data structure fundamentals, with experience in multi-threaded programming.
  • 1+ years of experience with build (using Gradle, Maven, Ant, etc.) and deployments on application servers.
  • Experience working with testing libraries (like Junit, Mockito, Selenium, TestNG, Cucumber, JBehave)
  • 2+ years of experience working with the open-source Java ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • 1+ years of code versioning using git, github and gitflow.
  • 2+ years of development experience using JS, React, CSS, HTML5
  • 2+ years of experience working with Agile & Scrum development experience
  • 2+ years experience writing SQL and PL/SQL including the fundamentals of data modeling and performance .

We back our colleagues with the support they need to thrive, professionally and personally. That's why we have Amex Flex, our enterprise working model that provides greater flexibility to colleagues while ensuring we preserve the important aspects of our unique in-person culture. Depending on role and business needs, colleagues will either work onsite, in a hybrid model (combination of in-office and virtual days) or fully virtually.

If the role you are applying for is designated as hybrid or onsite, you will be required to demonstrate that you have completed your primary COVID-19 vaccination series (i.e., 2 doses for Moderna/Pfizer and 1 dose for J&J) in order to work in or visit any of our offices. This requirement is subject to legally required accommodations.

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.
More Information on American Express
American Express operates in the Fintech industry. The company is located in New York, NY and New York, NY. American Express was founded in 2022. It has 73317 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 267 open jobs at American Express, click here.
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