29 days old

Developer/Senior Developer, IT Applications

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Location: DFW Headquarters Building 8 (DFW-SV08) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 39323 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job
  • This job is a member of the Information Technology Team within the Information Technology Division.
  • Responsible for leveraging cutting edge technology to solve business problems at American Airlines by participating in all phases of the development process from inception through transition, advocating the agile process and test-driven development, using object-oriented development tools to analyze, model, design, construct and test reusable objects, and making the codebase a better place to live and work.
What you'll do
  • Work closely with business units to determine RPA opportunities by analyzing, understanding and documenting the business processes and improvement options.
  • Assess business processes at operational level, provide recommendations and potential RPA solutions for individual process and process integration.
  • Design and configure new RPA processes and objects in the RPA tool by adopting design principles driving high reusability, maintainability and scalability.
  • Develop RPA bots to optimize automation.
  • Conduct RPA bot testing and maintaining updated workflow documentation.
  • Deploy RPA robots and implement end-to-end process automation.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders, enterprise architects and IT colleagues on various project phases.
  • Design, develop and configure simple, medium to complex robotic process automations per business process and requirements documentation.
  • Take a business use case and business requirements that may cross one and/or multiple systems and conceptualize it as an automated solution. 
  • Support process owners for RPA-related issues and monitor project progress after implementation.
  • Drive implementation of best practices and other improvement initiatives.
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Must have a degree in Computer Science/Engineering; advanced degree preferred; significant relevant work experience will be considered. 
  • 1+ Years of RPA Development and implementation experience using Automation Anywhere Enterprise.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and supporting Meta bots.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and supporting RPA solutions including Work Queues and Bot Scheduling. 
  • Demonstrated experience in Bot Administration, Monitoring, Security, Infrastructure, Deployment and RPA Center of Excellence concepts. 
  • Demonstrated experience in Automation Anywhere Platform and Architecture.
  • Demonstrated experience through all phases of RPA technology lifecycle development.
  • Demonstrated experience with Automation Anywhere implementation in C#/VB.
  • Demonstrated experience with Scrum / Agile development methodologies.
  • Detail-oriented and able to learn and work both independently and with a team.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with both IT and business groups.
  • May require occasional off-hours on-call support.
  • Demonstrated experience in a continuous integration environment.
  • Automation Anywhere Certification is a plus.
  • Experience in Airline industry is plus.

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Airline Industry experience, including Native Sabre
  • Knowledge of Web services and Scripting Languages.


Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Experience as a developer in a software development team
  • Experience with development bots with Automation Anywhere (RPA, tool). Scripts (VB, Python & Java)
  • Experience with cloud technologies
  • Strong working knowledge, understanding, and experience with Agile principles and DevOps
  • Ability to work effectively with peers, architects, project managers, business analysts, and business unit partners
What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 39323 


Posted: 2020-11-03 Expires: 2020-12-03

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