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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
442136
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/29/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - Consumer - Retail Plus

Job Description

The Consumables Customer Experience (CCX) team is seeking an experienced Software Development Engineer to deliver a world class shopping experience on amazon.com. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work with multiple teams and disciplines across Amazon to create new retail and platform shopping experiences. This includes creating end-to-end new experiences across platforms and devices globally that enable consumers to easily find, purchase, and reorder the essential products they need and use everyday. Doing so will require the invention of many new capabilities and innovative approaches across search and discovery, evaluation and purchase, up-sell and repurchase via a variety of new formats and delivery options. As an SDE you will contribute to a variety of strategic and complex platforms for the consumables customer experience across baby, beauty, grocery, and health and personal care in a multi-billon dollar category.

Join us on our mission to make everyday shopping effortless.


Basic Qualifications

- 5+ years of experience in an object oriented language such as Java, C++, or C#
- Experience building data structures and algorithms for large-scale software or online service
- Architect and develop scalable platform solutions
- Strong Object-oriented design skills.
- Experience monitoring and troubleshooting website performance
- Bachelors in Computer Science or Engineering
- Experience working in start-up mode building new products and services from the ground up.
- Collaborate with business owners to solidify requirements and create world class shopping experiences
- Experience with accessibility, localization, and usability patterns in various devices and platforms.








Preferred Qualifications

- Solid understanding of how consumers use mobile to shop
- Excellent knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
- Experience building or maintaining mission-critical Web frameworks or shared component libraries in large scale production websites
- Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
- Familiar with web standards and protocols such as HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP, and socket APIs in general
- Familiar with Web Server technologies
- Outstanding written, presentation and communication skills
- Driven to provide the best customer experience
- Fast learner, enjoys a fast paced environment, and will unwaveringly drive issues to conclusions
- Masters/PhD in Computer Science/Engineering