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Senior Software Development Engineer

Senior Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
489351
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
4/17/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Our team’s vision is simple: We want to provide the best product imagery in the industry to empower customers to make informed purchasing decisions. Through technology, we seek to constantly increase the quality of photos, videos, and other visual media, to lower the cost of acquisition, and to create innovative imaging products. We apply a mix of workflows, 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.

We are building a world-class team exploring exciting opportunities combining elements from both traditional imaging and 3D content creation. We are seeking a Senior Software Development Engineer who is passionate about this space and brings development experience in building content authoring tools or AAA 3D video games. Our ideal candidate thrives on solving hard problems at Amazon scale and is not afraid to pushing the status quo when the impact is high.

Imaging Automation offers a dynamic workplace that is fueled by innovation and passionate collaboration in a highly multidisciplinary team. We take pride in developing cutting-edge technologies and products that are optimized for the best customer experience.

To learn more about Imaging Automation and our entire Imaging Systems organization, visit our page at http://bit.ly/AmazonImageSys

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 10+ years in software development
  • Experience working within either agile or traditional waterfall software development lifecycles
  • Track record of successfully executing technically challenging problems in a corporate environment
  • Experience working on content authoring, graphics, rendering, and/or 3D systems
  • Proficiency in C++, C#, Java, and Python

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters or Doctorate in a related field
  • Domain expertise in 3D content creation, digital asset management, digital image processing, computational photography, commercial photography, optics, and/or hardware control systems
  • Prior knowledge of Amazon Web Services (EC2, SQS, DynamoDB, etc.)