Salesforce Engineer

American Express   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 97 days ago

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At American Express, Enterprise Platform team was created in 2018, as part of the company's Framework for Winning. Core to our purpose is reimagining the platform solution-delivery model to dramatically improve our strategic agility, speed to market, effectiveness of delivery and transparency. Our teams create solutions on Salesforce platform by harnessing the power of Data, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence to offer powerful selling and re-selling engines to acquire new clients and expand existing client relationships for 20K + Sales, CRM, and Marketers across the Enterprise.

We are looking for a Salesforce Engineer to join our Merchant and Network Salesforce scrum teams in order to drive our company's strategic imperatives on driving merchant coverage using the latest and greatest Salesforce products and frameworks.


  • 4+ years in Software Development
  • 2+ years experience of Cloud Technology and an in depth understanding of the primary concepts and terminology
  • 1+ years working on Salesforce applications (strongly preferred)
  • 1+ year hands on experience in an Agile development team
  • Salesforce certification
  • Experience of .Net and JAVA technologies is a plus, as is an understanding of Web Services and integrations using APIs
  • Background in leveraging ETL products and tools (e.g. IBM DataStage, Informatica, etc.) for data management is a plus
  • Proven track record in working as part of a team to deliver web applications from analyze through to release Skills.
  • Complete understanding of the Salesforce platform and its primary functions
  • Ability to learn new technologies and embrace the challenge learning presents
  • A self starter, comfortable talking through requirements in detail with business partners
  • Strong and current knowledge of web standards, emerging technologies and trends
  • Ability to think abstractly and deal with ambiguous/under-defined problems
  • Ability to enable business capabilities through innovation
  • An excellent communicator, both verbally and written Qualifications: Bachelors and / or Masters Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology Systems or related field.

This role may be subject to additional background verification checks.

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

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.

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