Are you customer-obsessed and interested in inventing new experiences for Alexa? If so, the Alexa team is looking for a talented engineer to help revolutionize our voice-forward experience for customers by building new delightful experiences on Alexa. Alexa is the Amazon cloud service that powers the groundbreaking Echo family of devices, Fire TV, tablets, and third party Alexa providers. We believe voice is the most natural user interface for interacting with technology across many domains; we are inventing the future.
We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented Software Engineers who have experience building innovative, mission critical, scalable applications that customers love. As a member of the team you will be responsible for leading the design, implementation and launch of many key product features. You will have significant influence on our overall strategy by helping define these product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product.
The ideal candidate is clearly passionate about delivering experiences that delight customers and creating solutions that are robust. A commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building large-scale distributed systems. This person has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast.
The Alexa Feature Awareness team is a dedicated team designing, building, launching, and operating features that educate and engage customers on Alexa's capabilities. This includes all of the hints she knows, the songs she sings, and all of the future features our customers will love - because you've built them, and Alexa delivers them!