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American Express Overview

New York, NY (US)
10000+ employees
1850
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

  • American Express is proud to be named a 2018 NAFE Top Company for Executive Women! We work hard to maintain a supportive company culture that aims leadership development, mentoring and sponsorship at women. Click to read about what we're doing to move women into the executive ranks. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQj97 #NAFETop

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American Express – Why Work For Us?


Careers at American Express

The best way to back our customers is to back our people

What you choose to do for a living is one of the most meaningful decisions you can make. At American Express, our job is to help you excel at yours. We provide experiences to become a great leader, a world of opportunities to grow your career, and an inclusive culture to help you thrive. Because the best way to back our customers is to back our people. 

Join, stay and grow your career

At American Express, you’ll have access to world-class leadership and learning experiences, an opportunity to create a unique career journey shaped by your talent and curiosity, and the ability to engage with great leaders and coworkers. All this, combined with comprehensive benefits makes American Express a unique place to join, stay and grow your career. 

Leadership and Learning

Doing work that matters 

At American Express, we’re changing the ways people live and work through meaningful projects with real-world impact. Working with teams across the organization, our colleagues and leaders can make a difference by improving the everyday lives of customers around the world.

Leadership at all levels

Growing great leaders is one of the things that sets American Express apart. Every employee has the opportunity—and is encouraged—to take their personal leadership to the next level through a wide variety of leadership and learning programs. The American Express Leadership Academy offers the very best tools and training in leadership development from across the company and from the world’s leading practitioners. 

Learning from the best

We have a culture that encourages personal development and growth. We offer opportunities for employees to learn new skills and build on their expertise with both team-based and individual learning opportunities.

College hires and internships

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 the U.S., UK, and 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. When you join as an intern, you’ll gain valuable business knowledge and have a real influence at American Express. 

Diversity and Inclusion

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.

Get to know American Express and explore our opportunities by visiting https://careers.americanexpress.com/

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    I have been working at American Express full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Brand Value
    Growth opportunities
    Pay master
    Employee Cenrtic

    Cons

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

    Advice to Management

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

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American Express Interviews

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

    Interview

    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

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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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