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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
515853
Location 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 
5/22/2017
Company 
AMZN CAN Fulfillment Svcs, Inc
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Global Payments Systems - We want to move all the money in the world! Over 100 million customers and merchants send tens of billions of dollars moving at light-speed through our systems annually.

Want to participate in building the next generation of online payment system that supports numerous countries and payment methods?
Do you want to be part of an organization that will be in the center of projects that will shape the future of the payments industry?


We are seeking talented software engineers to join one of the fastest growing areas in Amazon's e-commerce services platform.


As a software development engineer, you will:
  • Define, design, and implement multi-tier distributed services that secure and serve customers' payment data, support cool new initiatives such as mobile payments, and provide first-class customer experience on Amazon's websites and mobile devices.
  • Be involved in designing, implementing, and testing of major features in the next generation of Amazon's payments platform.
  • Estimate engineering effort, plan implementation, and rollout system changes that meet requirements for functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, and adherence to development goals and principles.
  • Effectively collaborate in a fast paced environment with multiple teams in large organization (software development, QA, Project/Release Management, Build and Release, etc).

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or at least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • 3+ years of hands-on software development experience
  • Solid experience in C++ or Java (expert in at least one)
  • Good technical experience developing large scale applications
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate must be passionate about simple and elegant software solutions, customer-centric products, and utilizing agile development processes.

Other preferred skillsets:
  • Relevant experience in building large scale service based system from ground up
  • 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
  • Exhibits strong software development qualities including the ability to drive creative and innovation solutions to complex problems, good technical judgment, clear communication, engagement and teamwork, and can drive quality