1+ months

Sr. Developer, IT

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102
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Location: DFW Headquarters Building 8 (DFW-SV08) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 49752 


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!

What you'll do


This job is a member of the Customer Facing product team, within the Cargo Information Technology Division. This position is a senior technical role on a highly skilled team providing application and development solution services.  The role will be responsible for providing the technical development and solutions for our business partners and customers.

Specifically, you'll do the following:

  • Responsible for providing expert coding, testing, implementation, advice, and support of custom software applications in Java area.
  • Analyze system requirements, design, and document solutions with specified tools and methodologies.
  • Develop new software modules in an iterative way that will collectively form a larger application.
  • Modify existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance.
  • Coordinate application implementation and test functionality to ensure specifications are met.
  • Work with Business System Analysts, Project Managers, Architects, or management to recommend process or system enhancements.
  • Perform testing across levels of the software development life cycle, including Test Driven Development, unit, system, integration, and non-functional testing.
  • Create documentation and flow charts of developed applications.
  • Provide support to the systems when required in off hours.
  • Develop software applications in MVP pattern using Agile methodology.

Why you'll love this job


Join us for a career with endless possibilities.

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork, and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? You’ve come to the right place.You don’t have to be an airline aficionado to join American Airlines. It takes more than cool planes to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our team of behind the scenes professionals, we do just that. As the largest airline in the world, American Airlines is in the business of serving the global travel needs of our customers.  At the core of the Company is our commitment to each customer and each employee. We are dedicated to developing and delivering what our customers value and are willing to pay for. Customer-centric planning, innovative marketing, and an exceptional customer experience are supported by a cadre of talented people. What does it take to join us? We’re glad you asked! We expect exceptional skills in your discipline and a dedication to being the best as we relentlessly pursue our goal of being not just the largest airline in the world, but also the best airline in the world. Fortunately, we’re building on almost a century of innovation and firsts in our industry – and we plan to continue that tradition of excellence.

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • 3+ years’ experience with Java, J2EE, EJB, Servlet and JSP,
  • 2+ years’ experience with Cloud Application configuration/development
  • 3+ years' of experience:
    • Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) and Web Services
    • Message Driven Bean (MDB) and Java Messaging Systems
    • IBM WebSphere Server
    • SQL, Oracle , NoSql, Postgres, Mongo DB
    • JPA, Spring framework and Hibernate
      • Practical experience with Software Configuration Management (SCM).
  • JMS or Tibco messaging service
  • Maven, Gradle in addition to Jenkins pipeline
  • Continues Integration and Continues Delivery (CI/CD), GIT, SVN
  • Eclipse / Intellij IDE
  • Wsdl, xsd, xml, Json, Jquery, MVC, AJAX, SOA
  • Unix, Linux and scripting
  • Documentation web services using Swagger
  • Test Driven Development using Junit
  • Spring / Spring boot, Hibernate, JPA and web services in Soap and Rest
  • MS Azure Cloud Application Configuration/Development

All you'll need for success

Technology Skill Set

  • Java EE Technologies EJB, Servlets, JSP, JDBC, JNDI, JTA/JTS, Java Persistence API, JMS, Spring, Angular
  • Client/Desktop Applications HTML/ XHTML, JavaScript, Java SE, JSP, Struts, MVC-2, CSS
  • Rich Internet Applications (RIA) Ajax
  • Web Servers & Application Servers IBM WebSphere
  • Integration & Collaboration Tools Subversion
  • Web Services WSDL, SOAP, JAX-WS, XML RPC, JAXB
  • Databases/Java Database Frameworks Oracle, MS SQL, Hibernate, Java Persistence API (JPA)
  • SOA / Business Oriented BPEL, BPEL4WS, ESB
  • Cloud Application Architecture/Development

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: 49752 


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Posted: 2021-10-07 Expires: 2022-02-04
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