Amazon is looking for exceptional, motivated mobile development software engineers to work in the Kindle Reader Search Experience team. As a Software Engineer you will take an exciting and challenging role on a team that is innovating on the Kindle reader search experience on Android, FireOS, iOS and other Kindle surfaces for millions of Amazon customers. You will work with a talented team to design, architect, and deliver both client applications and services enhancements that millions of our customers will love. You will play key role in defining and delivering full end to end customer search experience - client search experience as well as necessary backend service implementation.
Some of the challenges an engineer will be exposed to are -
- Design of core client components to create a robust search experience for iOS and Android
- Creating a backend services that can scale to millions of calls and creating client components to leverage the service capabilities
- Improving the customer search feature interaction by adding UX features such as search term recommendations, auto correction etc.
- Improving the quality of search results by implementing search algorithms such as - relevance, stemming, proximity etc.