American Express

Offers prepaid debit cards and credit cards to both retail and commercial customers. It is also an industry leading provider of charge cards. Charge cards offer a month to month credit with card balances that must be paid off each month.

What

American Express

Looks For

American Express is known for backing their customers to help them achieve their goals and dreams, both big and small. At American Express, they're changing the ways people live and work through meaningful projects with real-world impact. Working with their teams across the organization, American Express colleagues and leaders can make a difference by improving the everyday lives of customers around the world.

History of

American Express

This company has a strong community-oriented culture, as shown by the Colleague Value Proposition Initiative and the American Express Foundation. The Colleague Value Proposition Initiative provides employees with a flexible, family friendly work environment. The American Express Foundation donates millions of dollars to charities around the world, as well as runs programs like the annual Consulting Challenge, which provides pro bono consulting to various non-profits.

American Express

Internship Programs

2021 Discovery Program

For up to 12 weeks you could be a part of the American Express Summer Internship Program at American Express. Whether you’re studying to get your undergraduate or graduate degree, as an intern in their New York, Phoenix or Ft. Lauderdale offices, you’ll work on important projects with leaders who will encourage you as you create your unique career journey.

What it's like to Work at

American Express

Quick Facts

Entry-level careers:
Human Resources / People / Talent
Customer Support / Success
Finance
IT/IS
Marketing
Legal / Public Policy
Operations
Project Management
Security / Trust / Safety
Sales / Account Management
industries
Financial Services
office locations
Greater DC
Greater Sacramento
Greater Richmond
Greater Dallas

Internship Info

Number of interns (2022)
Preferred education level
Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors
Perks
  • College Tuition Reimbursement
  • Telecommuting
  • Job Sharing
  • Compressed work weeks
  • On-Site fitness/subsidized gym
  • On-site medical care facility
  • Health insurance for part-timers
  • Sick days for part-timers

American Express

Interview Process

Internship openings are up sometime between July and August. Interviews happen between September and October.

1. Two Consecutive Interviews

If you meet a recruiter on-campus at a career fair and they are interested, you will have two 30-minute back-to-back interviews where you will get a chance to impress interviewers with your skill set and creativity.

2. Final Round - Super Days

Selected finalists will be invited for a half-day session in the NYC office. After presentations from senior leadership you’ll have two more interviews as well as informational chats throughout the day.