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Software Development Engineer II - Amazon Global Selling (AGS)

Software Development Engineer II - Amazon Global Selling (AGS)

Job ID 
399240
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/6/2016
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - Consumer - Sellers Plus

Job Description

Want to join a team that protects and improves the buyer experience of millions Amazon customers (including your friends and neighbors) on a daily basis using cutting edge technology including machine learning, data mining and big data analytics (AWS EMR, Spark, RedShift), cloud computing services (AWS Lambda, Kinesis) and highly available/scalable distributed systems that support hundreds of millions of transactions across the globe?

We have an exciting opportunity within the Amazon Global Selling (AGS) organization and specifically within the AGS Product Quality team to architect and build next generation engineering systems to protect and improve the customer experience and product safety when buying goods from a seller by monitoring, detecting negative customer experience drivers, taking enforcement actions as needed, and enabling sellers to self-resolve the defects.

As a software engineer in the AGS Product Quality development team, you will help build technology that ingests large volumes of negative customer experience and inventory data, and supports highly advanced, proactive detection of inventory quality issues in real time through robust machine learning models and outlier detection algorithms and takes necessary enforcement actions to preserve and improve product quality and the end customer experience. You will be part of a dynamic group of engineers where flexibility, teamwork, and creative thinking are highly valued. Engineers worldwide will look to you for mentorship, guidance and solutions to complex problems.

Do you want to be part of our innovative team?


Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years of software development experience
  • Mastery of at least one programming language such as Java, C# or C++
  • Outstanding expertise in object-oriented programming/design
  • Strong background in algorithms and data structures, problem solving and complexity analysis
  • At least a bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science/Math or related field
  • Experience building complex, highly scalable software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Writing best quality code, following engineering best practices, doing effective code reviews and coaching the team to follow highest standards in developing solutions
  • Experience with machine learning techniques and algorithms
  • Experience with Agile software development in a UNIX/Linux environment
  • Strong customer obsession and ownership to independently drive projects and deliver results
  • Self-directed an capable of working effectively in a highly innovative and fast-paced environment
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