The successful candidate will have strong software engineering experience, with a passion for thinking about, building and testing distributed systems. You have an interest in how data processing and other optimization techniques can be applied to large-scale problems. You have demonstrated experience working with a team to design, build and operate large-scale systems. With strong engineering fundamentals, an analytical and data-driven approach to your work, and strong communication skills, you have the ability to collaborate well to deliver results. We move fast and work together on small teams to solve big problems.
- Amazon is an equal opportunities employer, and we value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.
- We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
- Amazon is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from South African citizens who are members of designated groups who may contribute to Employment Equity within the workplace and the further diversification of ideas.
- In this regard, the relevant laws and principles associated with Employment Equity will be considered when appointing potential candidates.
- We are required by law to verify your ability to work lawfully in South Africa.
- Amazon requires that you submit a copy of either your identity document or your passport and any applicable work permit if you are a foreign national, along with an updated curriculum vitae.
- Ability to work effectively across teams to deliver results, with strong verbal and written communication skills
- Strong Computer Science fundamentals, including data structures, object-oriented design, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
- Proficiency in at least one modern programming language, such as Java, C#, Python, Scala, Kotlin
Qualification & Experience:
- Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent working experience
- 3+ years of industry experience in a software development environment
- Experience working with Glue/Spark/EMR
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Application Deadline: N/A