American Express Travel Related Services seeks Senior Data Engineers to work with product teams to understand business data requirements, identify data needs and data sources to create data architecture, and support changes and implementation. Document data requirements and data stories, and maintain data models to ensure seamless integration into existing data architectures. Create and maintain information about stored data and understand database requirements and translate those requirements into physical database design. Build and enhance database design and infrastructure that supports the business portfolio. Perform database design review, support database testing, and provide production environment support for database systems and processes. Design database features for ongoing sprints and monitor database requirements based on industry trends, new technologies, known defects, and issues.
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or a related STEM field, followed by 5 years of progressively responsible database administration experience. Experience must include a minimum of: 1 year of experience with developing software system and validation procedures, computer programming, and documentation; 1 year of experience with database development and support of OLTP and OLAP systems; 1 year of experience with database process optimization, data modeling, data profiling, data quality, data security, data processing (ETL), and dimensional modeling; 1 year of experience with Big Data tools, including Apache, Hadoop, and Hive; and 1 year of experience with Agile methodology, Kafka, Linux, PL/SQL, Python, Sqoop, and UNIX.
JOB LOCATION: Phoenix, AZ
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.