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At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. Whether we're supporting our customers' financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what's possible - and we're proud to back each other every step of the way. When you join #TeamAmex, you become part of a diverse community of over 60,000 colleagues, all with a common goal to deliver an exceptional customer experience every day
American Express - 2020 Digital Product Management Full-Time
Become part of the digital transformation and help revolutionize the financial services industry.
At American Express, we provide customers with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. Our customers include our Cardmembers as well as the small businesses, merchants, corporations, and bank partners that are all members of the dynamic American Express network. We make 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 through innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions.
The Digital/Product role at American Express is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to help shape digital experiences for one of the world's top brands. You will have the opportunity to see how you can make a direct contribution to the success of our company. You will work among high performing engineering, design and product teams to build user-centric solutions to challenging problems. You will enjoy being challenged in a lively, collaborative, diverse and inclusive team environment.
Where are these roles located within American Express?
Digital Product roles exist throughout many parts of the organization, from our enterprise-wide Digital Labs and Enterprise Digital & Analytics organizations to the Digital Product teams that sit within our Commercial and Merchant businesses.
What type of work can you expect to do in Digital at American Express?
Be responsible for the end-to-end strategy, development and execution of new and emerging digital products, services and/or technology platforms, following a User Centered Design approach
Create and manage projects from concept through production; engaging the necessary teams to craft a rich and engaging customer experience
Be a passionate advocate for the customer, grounding ideas in data driven solutions by partnering with our customer research team to incorporate user insights and principles throughout the process.
Lead the Agile product development process (Lean, SAFe, Kanban) including writing user stories, defining support documents, and prioritizing features
Work closely with cross-functional partners and colleagues (marketing, engineering, legal, compliance, risk) to create and maintain your product backlog
Be responsible for understanding how our business functions and how it might best be served using new and emerging digital products and/or services.
Keep up to date with industry, competitor, Agile/SAFe methodologies and new trends
We have the know-how, creative platform and global reach to make nearly any idea a reality. Do these describe you?
Educational, Skill and Experience Requirements
You should have the following skills and qualifications;
Bachelor's or Graduate degree in any Engineering field, Business, Marketing, Human-Computer Interaction, Economics, Computer Science, Psychology or job experience in related fields Demonstrated interest in digital space and ability to collaborate with technology partners
Ability to blend big picture thinking with fine details and manage many stakeholders
Strong analytical, problem-solving/quantitative skills
Willing to do things differently, experiment, and share fresh perspectives
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and ability to present ideas clearly
Prior industry experience in digital product management would be preferred
Bachelor's degree [preferably in STEM field]
Agile/SAFe methodologies and previous product experience are pluses
Why American Express?
There's a difference between having a job and making a difference.
American Express has been making a difference in people's lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.
We've also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they're ready to take on a new career path, we're right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.
Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.
The powerful backing of American Express.
Don't make a difference without it.
Don't live life without it.
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Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.
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Primary Location: US-New York-New York
Other Locations: US-Arizona-Phoenix
Req ID: 21010854