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Software Development Engineer II at Amazon.com

Software Development Engineer II at Amazon.com

Job ID 
541653
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/5/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Ever wondered how Amazon offers the earth’s biggest selection and still manages to offer lower prices every day to our customers? The Amazon Global Stores team leverages the scale of Amazon’s global size to grow and provide selection parity across all retail websites while providing a better customer experience. Given our rapid growth and this huge opportunity we are applying cutting edge technology to solve complex business problems. Do you like working on projects that are highly visible and are tied closely to Amazon’s profitability and growth? Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation leveraging the scalability and innovation with Amazon's services? Do you want to pave the future for Amazon Retail, enhancing how we do business globally? If so, Amazon Global is seeking a Senior/Lead Software Development Engineer who want to stretch both their technical abilities and their business know-how to implement creative global solutions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3+ years professional experience in software development building scalable systems.
  • Fluency in English language.
  • Strengths in coding, data structures, algorithms, Object Oriented design and designing for performance, scalability, availability, plus internet and OS security fundamentals.
  • Experience with Java and web technologies (i.e. JavaScript and web services).

Preferred Qualifications

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 including:
- Knowledge of database systems and SQL
- Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
- Experience with Map-Reduce/Distributed Systems/SOA is a plus.
- Experience with Java Script is a plus.
- Experience with VBA is a plus.
- Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from front-end user interfaces through to back-end systems and all points in between