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Programmer-Analyst/Senior Programmer-Analyst, IT

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX
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Location: AA Headquarters 1 (DFW-HDQ1) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 19063 


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 job is a member of the Information Technology Team, within the Information Technology Division. This position is a Programmer/Analyst supporting American Eagle regional airline operations, involved with all portions of the IT life cycle, with 75% of time allocated to technical aspects (design/coding), including: 1) Web site and web services development using .Net/C#, MVC, REST Services, IIS, 2) Console application and Windows Service development using .Net/C#, 3) Programming utilizing Oracle and SQL Server databases and message queues (MQ Series/MSMQ), 4) Integration of commercial off the shelf software with other internal systems, and 5) Manage data exchanges with internal departments and external business partners. This position will be located at the Envoy Headquarters - West Building in Irving, TX.


Specifically you’ll do the following:

  • Plan, develop, test, and document computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.
  • Evaluate user request for new or modified program to determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and computer capabilities.
  • Read manuals, periodicals, and technical reports to learn ways to develop programs that meet user requirements.
  • Formulate plan outlining steps required to develop program using structured analysis and design.
  • Prepare flowcharts and diagrams to illustrate sequence of steps program must follow and to describe logical operations involved.
  • Design screen displays to accomplish goals of user request.
  • Convert project specifications into sequence of detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into language processable by computer, applying knowledge of computer programming techniques and computer languages.
  • Review, replace, delete, or modify codes to correct errors.
  • Analyze, review, and alter program to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.
  • Keep up-to-date with IT trends; work with architecture teams to establish new design patterns relevant to solving business needs.


Required Qualifications

  • 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 experience in application development and/or IT infrastructure engineering
  • 3 years of experience defining user requirements


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years of experience in application development and/or IT infrastructure engineering
  • Strong ASP.Net programming skills (web sites and web services) using SQL/Oracle relational database
  • Experience with front-end user interface design (e.g., HTML, HTML5, CSS, Javascript, Bootstrap)
  • Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Knowledge of Windows Server configuration
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and adjust messaging based on the audience, including non-technical groups
  • Ability to influence through outstanding interpersonal skills, collaboration, and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work well within a team environment, as well as independently

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 19063 


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