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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
250868
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
5/20/2015
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - Consumer - Retail Plus

Job Description

Amazon Vendor Services creates software that benefits our Retail vendors. From innovative visualization techniques to state of the art machine learning algorithms, we have it all. Being part of Amazon, we inevitably solve scaling issues that nobody has solved before. We are a fun group of engineers with diverse backgrounds, united by the passion to create high-quality software that benefits our customers. We interact directly with the product managers, and everything we do has an immediate business and customer impact.

We are growing, and we therefore are looking for an engineer to join our team. You will get to hear from our customers, you will interact with our product managers, you will design the software that solves their problems, you will write code, and you will support the code in production. We provide sensible work life balance, great technical challenges, and fun work environment. We are looking forward to you joining us!

Basic Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent;
  • Experience writing software in an object-oriented language (such as Java, C++, or C#);
  • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms;
  • Strong passion for producing high-quality software.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience as a Software Development Engineer;
  • Experience resolving scalability and performance issues;
  • Familiarity with distributed systems and asynchronous architectures;
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux development environments.