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Software Developer, Alexa Information

Software Developer, Alexa Information

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Company Services, Inc.
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Software Development
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Job Description

Come join our team and help us invent Alexa's future.

We are hiring experienced engineers with entrepreneurial spirit to join us in this highly visible opportunity. You will have influence on our overall strategy by helping to define product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, know how to deliver, are technical and innovative, and relish the opportunity to delight customers with pioneering solutions to challenging problems, we want to talk to you.

  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of key system features
  • Will work with other team members to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology and evaluate technical feasibility.
  • Will work in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years professional experience in software development
  • Proficiency in a modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, or Python
  • Ability to work well with people
  • Understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures, and algorithms
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Machine Learning
  • Mastery of the tools of the trade, including a variety of modern programming languages (Java, JavaScript, C/C++, Objective C, Python, Ruby, C#).
  • Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability
  • Development experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts
  • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment

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