Company: American Express
Posted on: September 22, 2022
You Lead the Way. Weve 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 were 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 whats
possible and were 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.
We are looking for an Android Engineer to work on mobile
applications that are used by tens of millions of American Express
cardholders around the world. We want someone with strong technical
skills and creativity; someone who enjoys solving tough problems
and working with innovative technologies. This person should not be
shy about sharing their ideas and be obsessive about user
experience and beautiful code.
You will be working in a fast-paced small-team environment with the
stability of working as part of a Fortune 100 company. Your primary
responsibility will be to work on a small team of designers,
product owners, QA, and engineers developing and improving
features. You should be familiar with modern software development
methodologies popular in Android and be able to dive deep and
rapidly iterate on ideas with your team despite some ambiguity.
Relevant technologies that you may encounter on our team
RAML API Documentation
Kotlin, Coroutines, Flow
Espresso & JUnit
As part of our diverse tech team, you can architect, code and ship
software that makes us an essential part of our customers digital
lives. Here, you can work alongside talented engineers 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. Amex offers a range of opportunities to work
with the latest technologies and encourages you to back the broader
engineering community through open source. And because we
understand the importance of keeping your skills fresh and
relevant, we give you dedicated time to invest in your professional
development. Find your place in technology on #TeamAmex.
Building Android Applications
Writing & Deleting code
Build tools like Gradle, GitHub Actions, and Circle CI
Continuous Integration patterns
Finding and fixing bugs
Asynchronous coding patterns
Performance Analysis and Optimization
Dealing with legacy code
Unit & Integration Tests
Working in a globally distributed team
Self-starting and good at time management
Integrating with bespoke lovingly hand-crafted backend services
from the days of yore.
Designing solutions for open ended problems
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field, or
We back our colleagues with the support they need to thrive,
professionally and personally. Thats 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
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is
required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these
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.
Primary Location: United States
Req ID: 22026166
Keywords: American Express, Austin , Android Engineer, Engineering , Austin, Texas
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