American Airlines Developer/Senior Developer, IT Applications in Ft Worth, Texas
Location: AA Headquarters 1 (DFW-HDQ1)
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 18829
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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 Developer/Senior Developer in the Customer Notifications Technology Department, within the Information Technology Division. This role will be responsible for development activities in one or more applications in the Customer Notifications area.
Specifically, you’ll do the following:
Perform as technical expert in development, coding, testing, and debugging new software and enhancements.
Interface 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.
Maintain and enhance existing services, applications, and platforms including, but not limited to, bug fixes, feature enhancements and performance tuning.
Participate in cross-functional teams throughout the application development process beginning with requirements definition and ending with final acceptance testing.
Responsible for analyzing and troubleshooting complex issues and implementing solutions.
Provide 24x7 production support on rotating pager duty.
Perform testing of various types including Test Driven Requirements, unit, system, integration, and non-functional testing.
Interact with other key project designers participating in project-wide design and procedures decisions.
Participate in promotion of software releases across all environments and change management.
Bachelor’s degree in CS/CE/CIS/MIS/Engineering/Technology or related field or equivalent experience.
3+ years’ development experience using Business Works 5 and/or 6.
1+ years of EMS, Business Events (specifically around decision tables, rule templates and a basic understanding of how the RETE network executes) and Active Spaces.
Master’s degree in CS/CIS/MIS/Engineering/Technology or related field or equivalent experience.
5+ years of development experience using Business Works 5/6.
Familiarity with supporting tools such as Hawk, TIBCO Administrator, TIBCO Enterprise Administrator, and Active Spaces Monitoring and Management (ASMM).
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.
Linux and Unix shell derivatives, such as sh, bash, born, korn, are a plus.
Proficiency in a wide variety of processes and methodologies, including but not limited to Scrum, Agile, software quality best practices, and test driven development.
Preferred Qualifications (Continued)
Extensive knowledge of design / programming including design patterns and best practices.
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 are 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: 18829
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.