American Airlines Senior Developer, IT Applications in Ft Worth, Texas

Location: AA Headquarters 2 (DFW-HDQ2)

Additional Locations: None

Requisition ID: 12490

Job Description

This position is a Senior Programmer/Analyst in the Customer Notifications Technology department. This role will be responsible for development activities in one or more applications in the Customer Notifications area.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs as technical expert in design, development, coding, testing and debugging new software and enhancements.

  • Interfaces with management, business analysts, project managers, IT Architects, QA and other developers, along with business partner, to understand requirements and scope then deliver new software and enhancements to existing software to meet business requirements.

  • Maintains and enhances existing services, applications and platforms including, but not limited to, bug fixes, feature enhancements and performance tuning.

  • Participates in cross-functional teams throughout the application development process beginning with requirements definition and ending with final acceptance testing.

  • Analyzes and troubleshoots complex issues and implements solutions.

  • Provides 24x7 production support on rotating pager duty.

  • Performs testing of various types including Test Driven Development, unit, system, integration and non-functional testing.

  • Interacts with other key project designers participating in project-wide design and procedures decisions.

  • Participates in promotion of software releases across all environments and change management.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS/CE/CIS/MIS/Engineering/Technology or related field or equivalent experience.

  • 5-7 years total development experience - Strong developer experience with enterprise platforms; Ideally application development experience using Business Works (BW), Business Events (BE), Enterprise Message Service (EMS)/JMS, JAVA, SOA, SOAP, REST, JSON, SQL and Unix/Linux.

  • Proficiency in a wide variety of processes and methodologies, including but not limited to Scrum, Agile, software quality best practices, and test driven development.

  • Extensive knowledge of design / programming including design patterns and best practices.

  • 4+ years of experience in development using TIBCO platform - Business Works (BW), Enterprise Message Service (EMS), and Business Events (BE).

  • Experience supporting vendor products.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and team building skills.

  • Motivated team player with excellent planning, organization, analytical and problem solving abilities.

  • Must be able to work independently and self-driven in a given situation.

  • Able to foster collaboration both inside the team and across teams.

  • HAWK and TIBCO administration is a plus.

  • Rally Experience a plus.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint and SharePoint).

  • Airline industry knowledge a plus.

  • Some travel required.

Additional Locations: None

Requisition ID: 12490

Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. American Airlines, Inc fully considers all qualified applicants including those with a criminal history.