Engineer - Kabbage (SDET)

at American Express in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description


Kabbage, an American Express Company, is setting a new standard in big data and FinTech and we are looking for a Data Platform Engineer to help us in our mission to help small businesses be mighty.

Acquired by American Express in 2020, Kabbage is a leading FinTech company changing the way small businesses manage their cash flow. Applying automation and real-time data, Kabbage provides small businesses a suite of integrated cash-flow technologies from flexible lines of credit, digital business checking accounts, fast payments and predictive business analytics. Now with the powerful backing of American Express, Kabbage can offer millions of small businesses the opportunity to access digital tools to help them grow bigger, lasting companies. While we’ve received numerous awards and recognition-such as Entrepreneur’s Top Company Cultures, Inc Magazine’s Top Private Companies, GlassDoor’s Best Places to Work, and Forbes FinTech 50-it is our people, our culture, and our leaders that make Kabbage such a great place to work.

At Kabbage, we strive to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay, and do their best work. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our people, our partners, and our customers. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.

Location: Atlanta Location (18052-730 Midtown Office Bldg) as primary, and New York as secondary.

Cost center: 1223.052.184

You Lead the Way. We’ve Got Your Back.

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.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Play a critical role in the development, testing and automation of Kabbage’s Business Checking Account APIs and website
  • Lead, mentor and learn with other developers in all aspects of planning, development and testing
  • Be a catalyst for driving best-in-class technology practices and patterns while staying engaged with the latest technology trends
  • Partner with product and business stakeholders to translate user stories and requirements into test cases
  • Maintain and grow our automated tests

What we’re looking for in you:

  • Proactivity: Resourceful, has grit, and a positive “can do” attitude; acts without being told what to do
  • Flexibility/adaptability: Is cool with rapidly changing priorities and projects
  • Follow-through: Follows-through on items without being managed
  • Calm under pressure: Ability to navigate and lead the team through high-priority last minute requests and other high stress situations; Works well under high-pressure timelines
  • Analytical skills: Likes learning and learns quickly
  • Communication: Ability to speak clearly and with intent


  • Experience in building automation suites providing both functional and non-functional test coverage of APIs
  • Strong experience working in any of the following backend languages: C#, Java, Python
  • Knowledge of frameworks and tools in the respective language enabling effective and efficient development
  • Three or more years of relevant industry experience

The Kabbage Advantage

At Kabbage, we think our people are awesome, so we created the Kabbage Advantage-our way of being awesome right back. We offer competitive benefits including generous PTO and exceptional health coverage options, including 6-months parental leave. Our colleagues enjoy a dynamic work environment professional development courses and wellness programs.

While our perks and benefits are generous, the people are actually what make Kabbage great. Kabbagers are curious, creative, and resilient. We are proactive, productive, and problem solvers. And we don’t do it alone. At Kabbage, you will find humble individuals who work hard to communicate effectively and work collaboratively.

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.

Job: Technology

Primary Location: United States

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 21023990

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Job Posting: JC194818569

Posted On: Oct 14, 2021

Updated On: Nov 13, 2021