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Software Dev Engineer

Software Dev Engineer

Job ID 
549564
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
6/20/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Prime Now provides Amazon Prime members unparalleled convenience and ease of mind by offering one-hour, ultra fast delivery as well as two-hour scheduled delivery of tens and thousands of essential products. Check out the Prime Now video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODLp4ZGQwzk

Amazon Prime Now team is seeking talented engineers to help us
grow and evolve our technology platform to further scale up our product. To be successful you need to be flexible and entrepreneurial. You are a true owner - you are passionate about the business and innovate relentlessly on behalf of our customers. As a developer, you will work with in a team of passionate developers on an application stack.

You collaborate with UX designers, product managers, technical program managers, and partner teams. You are comfortable with a degree of ambiguity and willing to develop quick proof of concepts, iterate and improve. You create extendable design and easy to maintain solutions with the long term vision in mind.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education.
  • 3+ years professional experience in software development
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Proficiency in either one of Java, C++ or C#
  • Strong work ethic - commitment to timely delivery and holding oneself to highest standards
  • Great aptitude to learning new technologies and new ways of problem solving in a fast paced environment
  • You work effectively with other Software Engineers as well as with a cross-functional team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience building high throughput, low latency, fault tolerant distributed systems
  • Experience taking a leading role in designing and building best-in-class user interfaces that have been successfully delivered to and adopted by customers
  • 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
  • Experience in Agile development methodology and best practices.
  • Genuinely excited about technology, strong interest in learning about and playing with the latest technologies and building compelling applications.
  • Demonstrated passion for innovation.
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