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Sr. Software Development Engineer | Amazon Prime Pricing

Sr. Software Development Engineer | Amazon Prime Pricing

Job ID 
464502
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
11/28/2016
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

The Prime Exclusive program offers unique benefits to Prime members in the in the form of product selection, special pricing, and early access.
A key part of our program is Prime Pricing. Under the Prime Pricing umbrella we have initiatives to provide lower prices to Prime Members.

As part of this team we are looking for a Sr. SDE to lead the development effort in building the solution for Prime Pricing from the ground up. This position has the opportunity to interface with multiple teams and build a key platform feature for Amazon. You will be working with a team of 5-8 Software Engineers to build out the End to End solution.

Prime Pricing is part of Amazon Prime. Prime has a top tier engineering culture, with talented SDEs who take great pride in both the technical and business contribution of their work. As part of Prime you will be given the chance to have a significant impact on our systems, our business and most importantly, our customers.

As an SDE on the Prime Exclusive team you will:
  • Own (design, build, monitor, scale, and optimize) critical components in the Prime Exclusive stack
  • Code mostly in Java, but also write HTML/CSS/JavaScript, maybe some C++, and whatever it takes
  • Fall in love with AWS technologies like SNS, SQS, S3, EMR, etc
  • Network with many teams across Amazon, including DPX, Retail Pricing, CP, Marketplace, and Search
  • Tackle hard problems that require thinking out of the box.
  • Work with a great team of fellow SDEs, TPMs, and Product Managers on an ambitious and exciting roadmap
If this resonates with you, then let's get together and see if there is a fit!

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • 8+ years of professional experience in software development
  • Hands-on experience with design and development of highly scalable web services and systems
  • Passion for understanding ambiguous, complex problems and driving high-quality, innovative, clean technical solutions
  • Strong object-oriented design and coding skills
  • Strong computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
  • Strong data analysis skills
  • Ability to distill problem definitions, models and constraints from informal business requirements, and to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Linux development
  • Demonstrated strong technical judgment in conjunction with passionate customer-focus
  • Experience with predictive analytics and machine learning
  • Experience with web technologies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Experience with Agile programming practices like Unit Testing and Continuous Deployment
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
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