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Senior Software Development Engineer

Senior Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
507442
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/13/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

The AWS Business Productivity team brings the power of AWS to the workplace with solutions that minimize the undifferentiated heavy lifting that business professionals endure every day. We are now working on a new customer-facing product that will help millions of customers be more productive by addressing big pain points they encounter in their day-to-day work.

We are looking for a strong senior software development engineer who will build the technical solution from the ground up in collaboration with a team with world-class talent. This is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor with a brand new team and influence the technical design as well as the product direction. You will have the opportunity to work across the stack from cloud-based services to mobile apps and collaborate closely with peers from teams across Amazon.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years industry experience
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design and problem solving
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
  • Computer Science fundamentals in systems design and networking
  • Expertise in at least one modern programming language such as C++ or Java
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate in team settings
  • Ability to mentor team members as well as build relationships with business and technical leadership

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with client-side development on iOS, Android, Mac OS, Windows, and/or Chrome OS
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency and drive.
  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus