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Calling all SDEs, SDMs and WDEs for Alexa Skills and Voice

Calling all SDEs, SDMs and WDEs for Alexa Skills and Voice

Job ID 
448510
Location 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 
9/30/2016
Company 
AMZN CAN Fulfillment Svcs, Inc
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Alexa Skills and Voice is looking for Software Engineers, Dev Managers and TPMs, for openings in Seattle, WA and Irvine, CA, and Vancouver, BC.

We’re building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented Engineers, SW Development Manager and Technical Program Managers who have experience building innovative, mission critical, high volume applications that customers love. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know.

Learn more about our services here: https://developer.amazon.com/alexa-skills-kit, https://developer.amazon.com/alexa-voice-service or https://developer.amazon.com/public/community/blog/tag/Alexa

For more information, please email AlexaRecruitingEvents@Amazon.com

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience leading software engineering teams to deliver commercially successful technology product
  • Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems for commercial online services.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated serial success in team building, agile processes, and technical management
  • Has taken software products from inception to customer delivery
  • Has a track record of successfully participating in roadmap prioritization with product management; able to successfully communicate complex topics to customers and business executives alike
  • Experience with large scale distributed systems and enterprise software development
  • Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
  • Development experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces.