American Express Campus Recruitment – 2021 Infrastructure Engineer III Full Time, Global Infrastructure & Digital Workplace Technology – Mainframe Systems in Indianapolis, Indiana
Don’tJust Build Tech. Change Tech ,
Innovation is at the heart of
everything we do. Every day, our technologists enable our customers around the
globe to achieve their goals. They design and deliver American Express
infrastructure and applications across all markets and business units. To meet
these demands, we’re looking for problem solvers who can drive results through
precise analysis and programming methodologies, individuals with a strong
intellectual curiosity and a passion for innovation, and team players who can
convert their ideas into execution.
Technology opportunities are availablein
Global Infrastructure & Digital
Workplace Technology – Mainframe Systems is responsible for enterprise
technology infrastructure including mainframe, enterprise utilities, security
infrastructure, database operations, and 3rd party hosting.
The Infrastructure Engineer
will assist with the engineering and design of critical American Express
mainframe applications and infrastructure in conjunction with troubleshooting,
tuning and debugging of applications and databases utilizing the mainframe
platform. The Infrastructure Engineer will report directly to the Global
Infrastructure & Digital Workplace Technology – Mainframe Systems Director
of Architecture and Engineering, or the Director of Mainframe Infrastructure
Operations, or the Director of Mainframe Application Services.
Assist withengineering of large/complex projects with a variety of components andintegration points
Activelymodernize platforms and applications using current agile practices (dev/ops)
Interactwith business and vendor partners to better understand their objectives,technical landscape and/or how to identify and solve complex problems/issues
Interactwith Infrastructure and Application Engineers and Architects to exploit modernmainframe technologies such as, Java, Encryption, Sysplex, Hybrid Cloud, HighAvailability, Active/Active and mainframe networking
Partner withEngineers to define solution requirements, perform coding and/or hands-ontechnical implementation
Assist with infrastructureperformance and security assessments
Assist withinternal analysis and support to ensure proper escalation during outages orperiods of degraded system performance
Participatein brainstorming and discovery exercises to determine new technologies based onresearch, proof of concept efforts and independent investigation
Ensureengineering is consistent with enterprise engineering standards, guidelines andprinciples
Participatein team architecture and engineering discussions and forums
Employtechnical expertise to help team members overcome technical problems duringproduction outages and solution delivery
Ensure compliancewith technical, architectural, regulatory, and strategic standards, policies,and procedures
Must earn aBachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, orrelated field by June 2021
Knowledge orwillingness to learn modern mainframe technologies on z-platforms such as Java,Encryption, Sysplex, Hybrid Cloud, High Availability, Active/Active andMainframe Networking
Excellentverbal and written communication skills with the ability to adapt a message tothe appropriate audience
Strongstrategic thinking, problem solving, data analysis, and decision-making skills
Experiencewith design and implementation strategies of mainframe and distributedapplications
Life at American Express
American Express is known
for backing our customers to help them achieve their goals and dreams, both big
and small. At American Express, we’re changing the way people live and work
through meaningful projects with real-world impact. When you join our team you
can make a difference by improving the everyday lives of customers around the
Growing great leaders is one
of the things that sets American Express apart. Every employee has the
opportunity—and is encouraged—to take their personal leadership to the next
level through a wide variety of leadership and learning programs.
Our employees and their
families feel supported at every stage of their lives. We provide resources and
benefits that help support their physical, financial and emotional well-being,
such as our award-winning global corporate wellness program, Healthy Living,
and many others including: 20 weeks of Paid Parental Leave (to be eligible,
employees must complete at least one year of continuous service immediately
prior to the birth or placement of the child), Health (dental and vision) and
Life Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, 401k with match. Some of our roles even
offer flexible work arrangements so you can work how it makes sense for you.
Creating an inclusive
culture is both a part of who we are and what we do together. We value and
embrace the diversity of thought, backgrounds and experiences of all our
employees. Through our 15 Colleague Networks, participants can broaden their
associations with other employees while expanding their knowledge of the
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 guidance and support.
we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.
powerful backing of American Express.
make a difference without it.
live life without it.
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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