Sr Cloud Infrastructure Automation Engineer

Short Description

American Express is hiring a Sr Cloud Infrastructure Automation Engineer who has Experience with Agile methodology to drive software development and delivery.

Job Description

As a Senior Developer of the Cloud Engineering team you will:
  • Work on a highly scalable, extensible, available and resilient multi-tenant Hybrid Cloud Platform that can host large scale tier-0 applications of American Express
  • Develop large scale multi-tenant software components in the Platform in an Agile based methodology by using Cloud platform and infrastructure APIs, DevOps and CICD tools
  • Use cloud-native technologies, container and container management technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, etc.
  • Contribute to architectures & solution approaches to deliver a comprehensive Hybrid Cloud Platform.
  • Have a focus on delivery: driving an idea from concept to design to production following an Agile process.
  • Be passionate about quality metrics in product implementation
  • Stay current on trends in fast-moving Cloud technologies, Containerization, and evolution of Micro-services
  • Be a self-starter and work with minimal supervision. Mentor junior engineers in the team
  • Own complete product development lifecycle including deployment, documentation, and support

Required Qualifications
  • BachelorÔ??s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or another technical discipline.
  • 8+ years of overall software development experience with 4+ years of focus in PaaS or Application framework development.
  • Proficiency in writing high-quality code with expertise in Java or Go.
  • Hands-on experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, etc.
  • Experience with logging tools such as Splunk, etc. and application and monitoring tools such as AppDynamics, Dynatrace, Prometheus, etc.
  • Proficiency in modeling REST services and API definitions following best practices of service abstractions.
  • Hands-on knowledge of emerging Micro-services and Orchestration frameworks
  • Experience building generic services and instrumentation of libraries for wide use across an organization/company
  • Hands-on experience with Docker containers, CICD tools such as Jenkins, and DevOps tools
  • Experience with Agile methodology to drive software development and delivery

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in Container management technologies such as Kubernetes, etc.
  • Experience in CD tools such as Ansible, Chef, etc.
  • Experience in Infrastructure as Code technology such as Terraform, etc.
  • Experience in Computer, Network (software-defined networking), and Storage related technologies
  • MasterÔ??s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or another technical discipline
  • Contributions to any Cloud Open Source projects 

Sr Cloud Infrastructure Automation Engineer
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American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Most of all, we help our customers realize their dreams and aspirations through industry-leading benefits, access to unique experiences, business-building insights, and global customer care. We enable our customers to do and achieve more.