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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
447922
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
3/29/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Do you want to be involved in one of Amazon’s fastest growing businesses? Would you like to directly impact hundreds of thousands (soon to be millions) of Amazon sellers? Amazon Marketplace is one of the fastest growing businesses at Amazon.com with about one-third of all items currently sold originating from 3rd party merchants. Come join us and develop solutions that enable millions of sellers around the world to sell on Amazon's Marketplaces.

We are looking for Software Engineers with a strong sense of ownership and a passion for delivering creative solutions for complex problems on an unprecedented scale. Successful candidates must be innovative, flexible, self-directed, and able to design and write high-performance, reliable, maintainable code. The ability to function at a very high level in a fast paced environment along with a team of very talented engineers is essential.
If you enjoy working in a dynamic environment to deliver world class mission critical systems, this may be the career opportunity for you!

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field plus at least one year of experience.
  • Solid knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design)
  • Proficiency in, at least, one object oriented programming language such as C++ or Java

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
  • Five years of progressively responsible work experience
  • Experience in building large scale distributed systems
  • Experience in scaling and performance tuning of large systems
  • Experience with AWS and other cloud technologies
  • Understanding of relational data modeling and SQL
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and analytical skillsExperience developing software in a Unix/Linux environment
  • Maniacal Customer Obsession