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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
609123
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
1/10/2018
Company 
Amazon.com Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Are you passionate about developing customer experiences in Android applications?

Voice-driven AI experiences are finally becoming a reality and Amazon’s Alexa cloud service and Echo devices are at the forefront of this latest technology wave. We deliver world-class products on aggressive schedules that are used every day, by people you know..

Come join our team and help us bring to life the next generation of mobile Alexa and Prime services to our on device experience. We’re looking for entrepreneurs who are passionate about innovating on behalf of customers, demonstrate a high degree of product ownership, and want to have fun while they make history.

Our engineers are top-notch software developers who love listening to the customers, working as a team, and proactively taking the lead whenever necessary. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and delivering software solutions that has the potential to impact hundreds of millions customers around the world. In this role, you will have an opportunity to own design and development of key parts of applications. You will have influence on subsystem design and help build a team culture around practices that are critical to a quality product.


Responsibilities include:
• Design and develop Android application software.
• Investigate, prototype, and deliver innovative software applications.
• Deliver high quality software through working in a dynamic, team-focused Agile/Scrum environment.


Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5+ years of software development engineering experience.
  • Engineering process experience, with a full understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications
  • Experience developing production-quality consumer Android applications.
  • Masters Degree preferred.
  • Experience with embedded systems preferred
  • User interface development experience.
  • Hardware engineering background a plus.
  • Superior design and architecture knowledge, as well as familiarity with object oriented design patterns.
  • 5+ years of Mobile applications development (preferably using Java or Android).
  • Robust project planning/execution skills including estimating, scheduling, and executing on committed schedules.
  • Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills.


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