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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

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Amazon Corporate LLC
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Software Development
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Job Description

Software Development Engineer, Amazon Imaging Tech.

The Product Imaging Development team is seeking new talent. Our vision is simple: We want to provide the best product photography in the industry to empower customers to make informed purchasing decisions. Through technology, we seek to constantly increase the quality of photos and videos, to lower the cost of acquisition, and to invent new imaging products. We apply a mix of workflow, Image Processing, Computer Vision and Machine Learning, and we blend that with our In-house developed robotic capture devices. We partner with many different teams across Amazon, and are frequently involved in “Special Projects” to bring new innovations to market.

The ideal candidate has a passion for large-scale service architecture, performance and scalability and applies a principled approach to software system design. You thrive on solving hard problems, either independently or in a group setting, and are not afraid of pushing the status quo.

We offer a dynamic workplace that is fueled by innovation and passionate collaboration. We take pride in developing cutting-edge technology and products that are optimized for the best customer experience.

To learn more about Imaging Systems, visit our page at

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field + 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Proficiency in at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++ or Java
  • In-depth knowledge of relational database design and db interface technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or related field + 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Prior experience with Amazon Web Services technologies - EC2, SQS / SNS, SWS, DynamoDb, EMR