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American Express Overview

New York, NY (US)
10000+ employees
Company - Public (AXP)
Financial Transaction Processing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
We’re a company of inclusion—built on service, secured by trust and driven by forward thinking. For more than 160 years, we’ve helped our customers reach their goals. And today, as we continue to transform and lead the way in a digital universe, our ... Read more

Mission: We work hard every day to make American Express the world's most respected service brand.

Company Updates

  • "My definition of culture is that it is what leaders do, not what they say. I spend a lot of time trying to pull culture into leadership behaviors at the top of the organization.”

    Read more in our Chief Human Resources Officer Kevin Cox's interview with LinkedIn Influencer Adam Bryant. #TeamAmex

    Strategic CHRO: Kevin Cox of Amex on Creating Clarity of Culture and Purpose

    For the next installment of our interview series with leaders who are transforming the role of the chief human resources officer, David Reimer, the CEO of Merryck & Co. Americas, and I sat down recently with Kevin Cox of American Express.

  • Amex Deputy CFO Linda Zukauckas and Chief Diversity Officer Sonia Cargan discussed sponsorship and the importance of creating an inclusive culture where diverse employees can thrive at the Center for Talent Innovation Sponsor Dividend report launch. See highlights from the report here: #TeamAmex

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American Express – Why Work For Us?

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,backingthem in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

Elite member of Great Place to Work Hall of Fame:
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.

Featured Opportunities

  • Operations
  • Customer Care
  • Technology
  • Digital Commerce
  • Client Management & Sales
  • Finance
  • Risk Management


Featured Cities

  • Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Gurgaon, India
  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  • Bangalore, India
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Launching your career:
Come to American Express as a student and you’ll immediately become part of a collaborative and supportive team. Our unique student programs in India will immerse you in exciting projects where your input will be encouraged and respected. You’ll learn from team members dedicated to helping you succeed while you acquire new skills and make genuine connections.
What you can expect:
Whether you join us as an intern or full-time, you’ll gain valuable business knowledge and have a real influence at American Express. Read about the places where you could work below.
Embracing diversity and inclusion
Creating an inclusive culture is both a part of who we are and what we do together. We value and embrace the diversity of thought, backgrounds and experiences of all our employees. Through our Employee Networks, participants can broaden their associations with other employees while expanding their knowledge of the business. American Express is a place where being yourself matters.

You can visit our Career Site for more information.

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    People really don't want to leave unless their managers make them do so.

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    Focus on talent retention within. Create more opportunities in term of individual growth.

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American Express Interviews



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Getting an Interview




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    Business Analyst Interview

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at American Express (Kolkata).


    Technical Round - The interview starts with some project from your resume and wades into detailed questions about the same. Preferably machine learning/ analytics
    This is followed by an HR round

    Interview Questions

    • When would you use Random Forest over SVM   1 Answer
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American Express Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2018
  • Fatherly's 50 Best Places to Work for New Dads, Fatherly, 2018
  • 2018 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2018
  • The 2018 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women, Working Mother, 2018
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2018
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