30 days old

Developer/Senior Developer, IT Applications

American Airlines
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Location: Regents Centre South (PHX-52S1) 
Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 31451 

Overview

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.

About The Job

This position is a member of Information Technology/Airline Operations Technology/Operations Technology/Safety, Security, & Environmental department. The Safety, Security and Environmental department is comprised of persistent teams that support two product areas—Security and Emergency Response and Safety, Environmental, & Compliance.

 

This position will be 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.

cont. About the Job

Specifically you will be doing the following...

  • Collaborates with leaders, business analysts, project managers, IT architects, technical leads and other developers, along with internal customers, to understand needs and develop solutions according to business requirements
  • Maintains and enhances existing enterprise services, applications, and platforms using domain driven design and test-driven development
  • Troubleshoots and debugs complex issues; identifies and implements solutions
  • Creates detailed project specifications, requirements, and estimates
  • Researches and implements new technologies to enhance current processes, security, and performance
  • Supports the development of coding standards and adhere to best practices and security guidelines
  • Works closely with software architects and technical leads to ensure decisions meet long-term enterprise growth needs
Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications - Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • 3 years of full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience, using ITIL, Agile, XP, or similar methodologies

 

Preferred Qualifications – Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • 5+ years of full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience, using ITIL, Agile, XP, or similar methodologies
  • Airline Industry experience, including business systems and technology
Qualifications (Continued)

Although experience with our tech stack is preferred, we have these general guidelines:

  • A solid knowledge of software engineering: We expect a solid foundation of software development, object-oriented principles (analysis, design techniques, & frameworks) algorithms and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Front-end development in JavaScript: Knowledge of JavaScript fundamentals is essential and experience with Angular, Typescript, LESS/SASS, Redux, and RxJS can put you ahead.
  • Back-end development in C#: Our backend is primarily in C# but proficiency in any of the major languages (C, C++, Java, JavaScript, etc) is acceptable.
  • Database development in SQL: As a full-stack software engineer you will be expected to interface with various database systems including SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Object/Relational Mapping, Query performance tuning.
  • Web Servers and Services: Tomcat, tcServer, Webshpere, IIS, Kestrel, REST/SOAP (JSON/WSDL/XML).
  • Experience with dev tools & testing frameworks: Proficiency with Git is essential and experience with Azure Devops (TFS), GitHub, Karma/Jasmine, and Protractor is extremely helpful.
  • Cloud and Other: Azure Cloud, Cloud Foundry, IBM Bluemix/Cloud, Linux/Unix Shell Scripting, Windows PowerShell
Qualifications (continued)
  • Demonstrated initiative, flexibility, and ability to adapt to changing priorities and work environments
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with a keen desire to learn and expand depth of knowledge
  • Ability to thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment and leverage best practices
  • Ability to analyze complex problems and implement solutions and/or workarounds
  • Experience in Agile, Kanban, or Scrum project management methodologies
  • Experience in DevOps Toolchain methodologies, including Test Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment

Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 31451 

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Posted: 2019-07-18 Expires: 2019-08-17

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