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Software Development Engineer (Android)

Software Development Engineer (Android)

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Amazon Corporate LLC
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Software Development
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Job Description

At Alexa Shopping, we strive to enable shopping in everyday life.
We allow customers to instantly order whatever they need, by simply interacting with their Smart Devices such as Echo or Fire TV. Our Services allow you to shop, no matter where you are or what you are doing, you can go from 'I want that' to 'that's on the way' in a matter of seconds. We are seeking the industry's best to help us create new ways to interact, search and shop. Join us, and you'll be taking part in changing the future of everyday life.

TheAlexa Shopping group is seeking talented and experienced engineers to design and develop Natural User Interface (NUI) shopping experiences and algorithms in Seattle. You'll have the freedom (and encouragement) to experiment, improve, invent, and innovate on behalf of our customers. You will have an impact on Amazon's new devices and the way shopping is done in the area of IoT. And finally you will have the satisfaction of being able to look back and say you were a key contributor to something special from its earliest stages.

We are seeking Software Development Engineers to be part of the team that will focus on multimodal devices.
Your team will implement delightful and innovative voice shopping experiences on new devices such as Echo Show.

Basic Qualifications

- 4+ years experience working with the following technologies:
- Expert knowledge of Java and the JDK
- Expert knowledge of the Android SDK
- Advanced Android UI Skills (Fragments, Custom view components)
- Experience writing multi-threaded and Networked apps
- Expert level debugging and analysis skills using ADB
- Experience with the application submission/provisioning process
- Experience with version control – Git preferred
- Excellent communication skills in both technical and non-technical discussions.

Preferred Qualifications

- Have designed and developed a complete Android app from top to bottom.
- Expert knowledge of IntelliJ or Android Studio
- Web Services experience as it relates to mobile apps
- Solid understanding of Android UI paradigms from Gingerbread to Lollipop (Material Design)