American Express Senior Engineer - Archer in Phoenix, Arizona

The position of Senior Engineer / RSA Archer Administrator will be a part of a dynamic and growing team within the GRBCT organization at American Express. The successful candidate will be responsible for configuration, enhancements and support of the RSA Archer platform along with a variety of solutions and applications that support the business needs for the company. They will provide RSA Archer experience, leverage business and technical knowledge to help develop and implement business partner strategies on time and within budget.

The Candidate will be required to help with the following activities across the application portfolio and support functional capabilities such as:

  • Works primarily with other Developers and Lead Business/Technical Architects.

  • Interacts with Business Analysts and Quality Assurance Analysts with regard to systems and user-acceptance testing and implementation requirements.

  • Responsible for the timely delivery of development projects and may be involved in all aspects of the development life cycle, from requirements analysis and design through development, testing, implementation and documentation.

  • Completes technical/implementation design documentation.

  • Provides estimates for design, build, test and implementation phases.

  • May undertake regular code reviews to ensure alignment with development, implementation and performance standards.

  • May update program specification/implementation documentation.

  • Works with project team to prepare configurations for production.

  • Involved in unit, integration and user acceptance testing - reviews test scripts; aligns with wider testing strategy.

  • Conducts reviews of supplied specifications with others as appropriate.

  • Escalates, provides feedback and proposes changes to project implementation specifications.

  • Helps support business partners with recommendations to drive their requirements to success.

  • Participate as part of a scrum team utilizing agile principals and tools including Rally.

  • Taking your place as a core member of an Agile team driving the latest development practices.

  • Configuring code in Archer and unit tests, working with API specs. and automation.

  • Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies.

  • Leading a team of Engineer 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.

  • 1 to 2 years hands-on experience with the RSA Archer framework or the technical ability to learn and understand the RSA Archer framework.

  • Experience configuring with 5.x series of RSA Archer as an Archer Administrator.

  • Certification of RSA Archer Administration (5.x version) desirable.

  • Technical background.

  • Typically has prior technical experience of systems analysis/programming.

  • Experience using applicable programming methodologies.

  • Conceptual architecture knowledge.

  • An understanding of GRC industry trends.

  • May require experience with application design and configuration.

  • Proven experience with application solutions to develop documentation, adhere to standards, and follow software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodology.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills demonstrated by the ability to present complicated technical solutions to senior leaders.

  • OpenPages experience a plus. 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: * Agile Practices

  • Porting/Software Configuration

  • Programming Languages and Frameworks

  • Business Analysis

  • Analytical Thinking

  • Business Product Knowledge

/Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue Visa sponsorship for these positions./

Job Technology

Title: Senior Engineer - Archer

Location: Arizona-Phoenix

Requisition ID: 18003649