10 days ago
Don’t just have a great idea, build it.
The Loyalty & Benefits Platform is part of the larger Enterprise Platforms Center of Excellence – combining product and engineering resources into a single organization to improve speed to market and drive value across core capabilities.
The Loyalty & Benefits Platform enables many of the key product features used by our Cardmembers every day and a key reason they choose American Express; from earning points to accessing lounges and getting the benefits of our partners frequent members’ programmes. As a critical platform enabling essential features across the enterprise our team partners & requires close collaboration across a diverse set of teams around the blue box; including NPD, digital channels, marketing operations, membership rewards, co-brand programs, card benefits, insurance, analytics, operations excellence and servicing. Our core objective is to unlock value for both new product offerings, as well as existing products, with a suite of highly configurable core capabilities that can span our diverse stakeholders needs around the globe.
Aligning to AXP’s framework for winning; we are striving to create the world’s best loyalty & benefit experiences for our customers with a team of passionate & productive software product, engineering and delivery talent. We are on the leading edge for the company using agile practices and the incorporating some of the latest technologies to build highly available, nimble, extensible & modern applications.
Our platforms are at a key point where we need to modernize and transform with a global perspective to continue driving value for our Cardmembers and shareholders; ensuring we can remain competitive and relevant in our customer’s lives.
We are looking for high performing and enthusiastic Senior Oracle Engineer to join our Redemption space in Loyalty at American Express in Burgess Hill.
As a Senior Oracle Engineer you will have technical leadership skills, are able to set the direction for modernising our platform, and design and build solutions for our global strategy.
In this role, you will partner closely with our product owners and collaborative scrum teams, in an environment that values interesting technical challenges, using best practice design approaches and prioritises your professional development.
This role may be subject to additional background verification checks
Relentlessly look for opportunities for modernization and innovation
Drive both high-level and detailed technical designs and conduct design reviews as needed
Writes clean, tested and monitored scalable code
Performs all technical aspects of software development, including prototyping and investigation to support future technical direction
Works with Product Owners to prioritise features for ongoing sprints
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
Significant development experience in Oracle 11g+ (SQL, PL/SQL, Forms)
Experience in Java, Unix Shell Scripting
Experience Oracle unit testing frameworks
Experience with WebLogic would be beneficial
Technical leadership skills that demonstrate helping set direction and mentoring members of the team
Strong understanding of Agile practices (TDD, Pair Programming, Continuous Integration...)
Good collaboration and communication skills and enthusiastic
Demonstrated experience working in a team of Engineers
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer science engineering, or related field
Why American Express?
There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.
American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.
We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.
Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.
The powerful backing of American Express.
Don’t make a difference without it.
Don’t live life without it.
A competitive benefits offering designed to support our employees’ total health and wellbeing, including:
* Health care scheme
* Defined contribution pension plan
* Dental scheme
* Virtual GP
* Life assurance
* Income protection
* Core holiday allowance with opportunity to buy or sell additional days
* Car Allowance/Company Car Option
* A range of flexible benefits to choose from designed to suit your lifestyle: healthcare plan options, health assessments, critical illness coverage, cycle to work, season ticket loans
* Employee Discount Portal
* Back up childcare/adultcare
* Onsite facilities include; Fitness classes, Health Checks, Digital Health Kiosk, Physiotherapy, Healthy Living Nurse, Wellness Studio, Costa Coffee and subsidised staff restaurant
To complete your application please click on the links below.However,If you require any assistance with the completion of this process or need any reasonable adjustments to be made then please contact the Campus Recruitment Team.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Mar 8, 2019, 8:43:44 AM