American Express Senior Engineer - JAVA (Big Data Stack) in Phoenix, Arizona

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.

*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: * Taking your place as a core member of an agile team driving the latest development practices * Writing code and unit tests, working with API specs and automation * Identifying opportunities for adopting new technologies * Leading a team of engineers 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 * 13 years of software development experience * Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges and articulate solutions * Willingness to learn new technologies and exploit them to their optimal potential * In-depth technical expertise around - (HDFS, Map Reduce, Hive, Pig, HBase, Sqoop, Flume, Oozie), Avro, Apache Kafka, Apache SPARK with Python & Java and Spark SQL * Very good understanding ofPartitions, Bucketing concepts in Hiveand designed both Managed and External tables in Hive to optimize performance * Expertise in design and development of the web based applicationsusing J2EE, Web Services (SOAP/REST), Struts 2.0, JSP, EJB, JDBC and Servlets. Expertise in open source frameworks likeStruts 2.0, Spring boot, iBatis 3.2, Hibernate 3.5, JAXB , JUNIT * Experience in creation of auto deployment build and deployment process usingMaven and shell scripts. * Expertise in troubleshootingvarious pre and post implementation Issues * Possess very good exposure in the development of high performance, scalable web applications usingJ2EEtechnologies. 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 *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.

/Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws, American Express may provide visa sponsorship for certain positions./

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Title: Senior Engineer - JAVA (Big Data Stack)

Location: Arizona-Phoenix

Requisition ID: 18003641