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American Express

2022 Industrial Engineer Summer Internship
Competitive
Location London
Starts Jun 2022
Deadline ASAP

Join our 2022 Industrial Engineer Summer Internship

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards. 

Location: London

What you will be doing

About AMEX

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. Join #TeamAmex and let’s lead the way together.

The Role

Our IEs act as internal business consultants to support our servicing and operations business groups. Our primary goals are to enable superior customer experiences while reducing costs, by applying thought leadership and innovation to identify process improvement opportunities.

You will be leading and supporting efforts to collect data, analyze for insights, develop proposals & recommendations for senior leadership, and deploy improvements to our systems & processes. Projects will give exposure to multiple different business groups across the enterprise, coordinating with Technologies, Finance, Risk, Operations, Marketing, Brand, external vendors, and many more.

• Directly lead projects & make a real world impact on our business & Card Members.

• Gain experience with & create world class strategies, systems, and processes.

• Leverage your statistical manufacturing tools and consulting techniques in finance industry.

• Work as a team member in a large engineering organization of IEs, Analysts, & Project Managers – dedicated to helping improve business processes & drive optimization.

• Experience diversified opportunities at our Phoenix & Florida service centers, including diverse career growth opportunities horizontally and vertically within the organization

• Competitive compensation package for internships – with summer relocation support.

What you will have

Are you up for the challenge?

Skills/Experience

• Ability to clearly and consistently communicate orally & in writing with superiors & peers.

• Adept at root cause and quantitative analysis using analytical skills.

• Understanding of continuous process improvement & problem solving methodologies.

• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently or in teams.

• Results driven with the ability to manage projects & initiatives to completion.

• Demonstrated ability to drive project implementation working with diverse customer groups.

• Knowledge & exposure using common IE software (such as Excel, SQL, etc).

• Knowledge, exposure, or expertise in multiple IE topics, such as following: continuous improvement, complex problem solving, cost benefit analysis, Six Sigma, lean, project management, statistics, operations research, forecasting, quality control / statistical process control, work/motion study, design of experiments, process or value stream mapping

Educational Requirements:

• Students must graduate in 2023

• Currently enrolled in a full-time Bachelor’s or Graduate degree program in one of the these areas or similar: Industrial, Manufacturing, Systems, or Operations Engineering Informatics Information Technology/Systems Supply Chain Management Engineering Management Industrial Distribution Business Data Anaytics Statistics

Learn more about American Express

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. 

Life at Amex

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I found my place at Amex

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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. Here, you’ll learn and grow as we champion your meaningful career journey, with programs and benefits to back you at each stage of your career and life.

Together, we’ll win as a team, striving to uphold our powerful backing promise to our customers and each other every day. And, we’ll do it in an environment where everyone is seen, heard and feels like they truly belong.

Join #TeamAmex and let’s lead the way together.