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Service Assurance Engineer

Location
Nashville, Tennessee
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
15 Sep 2022
Description

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 , 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.

Our Service Assurance Engineering team is seeking a driven, well-rounded software engineering professional to join our growing team. In this role, you will work with a multi-functional team responsible for assessing production readiness for new applications, features, and infrastructure changes. You must be a self-starter! Eager to learn new technology trends, and partner with the business teams to ensure technology changes do not impact our customers.

If you are an engineer with a passion for operating things and the desire to understand full stack (business down to infrastructure), and you embrace the instinct to support defects, solve and code problems away, then this dynamic role is for you!

Role and Responsibilities:

Service Assurance
  • Liaise between Global Infrastructure, collaborate with development and partner interfacing teams.
  • Debug defects as well as develop dashboards using modern monitoring tools (e.g. DT1, Splunk) to enable reduction in detection time.
  • Effectively lead a bridge and escalate as part of a larger incident management process.
  • Function as member of a DevOps Team following the agile practice provide design inputs and operational standard methodologies.
Leadership
  • Effectively communicate to business and leadership on restoration.
  • Demonstrate the ability to collaborate and contribute to established goals.
  • Influence team members with creative changes and improvements by challenging status quo and demonstrating risk taking.
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 .

Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in computer science, computer science engineering or related technical experience. Up to 5 years of dynamic experience in software engineering.

Required:
  • Experience in Distributed (multi-tiered) systems, large scale infrastructure and design involving Java, J2ee, APIs (Rest, Soap), React technologies & Spring framework.
  • Experience with identifying application/infrastructure risks and mitigation strategy and the ability to work with a team to ensure risks are mitigated.
  • Experience with debugging techniques for root cause analysis of issues.
  • ITIL working knowledge: Event, Incident, Release, Problem and Knowledge Management.
  • Experience in one or more of the following: programming languages, networking, Linux/Windows, middleware, databases, cloud.
Preferred:
  • Experience with debugging infrastructural and Database (Oracle, Db2, Couchbase etc.) related issues.
  • Experience with using CICD tools (Jenkins, GitHub etc.)
  • Experience in building automations (using scripting/Ansible/Python/Java etc.).
  • Performance troubleshooting and tuning, experience implementing high availability solutions like Always on, Clustering, Mirroring etc.
  • Experience working with application performance monitoring, Moogsoft or an equivalent tool to improve overall efficiency.
  • DevOps knowledge for highly available IT infrastructure
  • Building live production APIs and services.
  • Experience with automation development.
  • Familiar with Agile or other rapid application development methods.
  • Hands-on expertise with application design, software development and automated testing.
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 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.

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Primary Location: United States

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Details

  • Job Reference: 712421672-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2022
  • Recruiter: American Express
  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent