American Express Overview

  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1850
  • Company - Public (AXP)
  • Financial Transaction Processing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense ...
Mission: American Express is the global services company that offers talented individuals challenging work with purpose, because only American Express infuses a desire to serve the success of our customers into every part of the workplace experience.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2021(#15), 2020(#24), 2018(#26), 2017(#11), 2015(#19)

Top CEOs: 2015(#2)

Company Updates

September 24, 2021
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We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at American Express by honoring the history and culture of the Hispanic and Latinx community and appreciating and acknowledging the impact our colleagues make on our organization. Throughout the month, we are hosting global, virtual events to “Amplify the Impact” this community has had on society and bring awareness to their experiences, influence and resilience. We will hear perspectives from external speakers and our #TeamAmex colleagues on how to support each other and will use this month as a call to action for all of us to continue empowering each other.
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September 24, 2021
American Express puts its heart into backing our customers, communities and each other. Today, we’re celebrating our #2 ranking on Fortune's 2021 Best Workplaces for Women list. We believe the best way to back women—and all colleagues—is by providing great benefits and flexibility that support well-being; creating an environment where everyone feels valued, can grow, and thrive; and maintaining 100% global pay equity. We remain focused on bringing our powerful backing promise to life, every day. Find your place on #TeamAmex:
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2,813 Ratings
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"Work life balance and learn a lot"

Jan 19, 2022 - Graduate Technology Engineer in Burgess Hill, England
Positive Outlook
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You will have much time to do self-learning which can give you enough time to grow yourself.


Too much life and work balance????
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American Express Interviews

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Applied online49%
Campus Recruiting18%

  1. Travel Consultant Interview

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at American Express (United States)


    Interview process was average . Your first interview will be a a phone interview . Second , will be a group interview with using the STAR METHOD. You will have 10-15 people in the group interview.

    For the TLS position they ask you if your comfortable with high volume calls and sales .

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American Express Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2012
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2010
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2010
  • Employees’ Choice -50 Best Places to WorkGlassdoor2009

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Does American Express offer relocation assistance?

...Excellent benefits package leading the way for parental leave, IVF, pension scheme, car allowance, employee discounts...

August 12, 2021

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