Thursday , February 22 2024

Careers at Amazon – Senior Software Development Engineer

Website Amazon

Job Description:

The ideal candidate is clearly passionate about new opportunities and has a demonstrated track record of success in delivering new features and products. A commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high-performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building large-scale distributed systems. This person has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast. The successful candidate’s code and approach to work will be exemplary, delivering solutions that are inventive, secure, easily maintainable, appropriately scalable, and extensible. Your solutions will apply to all of Amazon’s consumer and digital businesses including but not limited to, Alexa, Kindle, Amazon Go, Prime Video and more.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Partnering with peers across organizations to develop appropriate integrations
  • Operating in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality projects on aggressive schedules.
  • Architecting highly scalable, extensible privacy solutions
  • Mentoring, coaching and developing junior team member in software development best practices

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
  • 4+ years professional experience in software development
  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Equivalent experience to a Bachelor’s degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years of experience as a mentor, tech lead OR leading an engineering team
  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Austin, TX, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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