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Server Side API Engineer / Senior Server Side API Engineer
We’re looking for a Server side API Engineer to work on Mobile application Service Layer that will be used by tens of millions of American Express cardholders around the world. We want someone with strong technical skills and creativity. Should enjoy solving tough problems and working with new technologies. You should not be shy about sharing your ideas, and be obsessive about user experience and beautiful code. You’ll be part of the Mobile Engineering team whose mandate is to develop new products and platforms for American Express customers. Mobile Engineering’s aim is to build interactive experiences at all touch points of a consumer's journey whether before, at, or after the time of purchase. You’ll be working in a fast-paced environment with the stability of working for a Fortune 100 company. Your primary responsibilities will be to work on a small team of engineers developing mobile products. You should be familiar with modern software development methodologies, and be able to dive deep and rapidly iterate on ideas despite ambiguity.
Contribute to the design, architecture, and development of Sever side APIs that are elegant, efficient, secure, highly available, and maintainable
Works closely with other developers (within the team and outside the team), and product owners to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
Contribute insights into ways to improve our processes and tools
Be highly motivated and maintain a positive, “can-do” attitude in a fast moving environment
Follow and help cultivate consistent development best practices
Collaborates with project manager and other software developers to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain the Server side APIs
Provides thought-leadership regarding implementation best practices
Assists in estimation and assessment of feasibility of features
Foster a collaborative spirit across multiple teams
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems Technology or related field.
Knowledge of developing trends and emerging standards in mobile apps (RxJava, Kotlin, etc), mobile payments, and wearables
Minimum of 1 years of experience in API/Web Service Development and 3 years of experience in Java/J2EE/Web Development
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Familiar with the complete software development life cycle (e.g. requirements, analysis, design, implementation, testing, and documentation) and execution models (e.g. Waterfall, Agile, etc.)
Great knowledge of Java design principles, patterns, and best practices
Excellent technical knowledge of Java, J2EE, Spring and RESTful API development
Thorough understanding of JSON, XML, SOAP, HTTP, web services technologies, and data structure fundamentals, with experience in multi-threaded programming
Experience with build (using Gradle, Maven, Ant, etc.) and deployments on application servers (like Websphere, Weblogic)
Experience working with testing libraries (like Junit, Mockito)
Familiar with Continuous Integration/Deployment (using Jenkins, Maven, JMeter, etc.)
Knowledge of the open-source Java ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
Understanding of code versioning using git, github and gitflow.
Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable enterprise application
Experience in creation and review of software and architecture designs
Experience with Kotlin is a plus
Front End Engineer
Chili Piper is seeking talented, motivated engineers to join our fully remote team building interactive data applications. As a part of growing front-end team, you will work with designers to constantly improving our users’ experience. You will also collaborate with others throughout our organization and technology stack to build products that are revolutionizing the way our clients achieve their business goals.
On the front-end team, we feel strongly about developing solutions that are both technically and aesthetically sound. We invite you to bring your experience and perspective to conversations about the future growth of our applications and environment. We work closely together, with a healthy and non-combative review process aimed at improving code as well as developing each other’s skills. In short, we strive to write solid, thoroughly tested, and readable code; and we are seeking a new contributor to our already highly effective team.
Apply now and work remotely at Chili Piper