Amazon is re-inventing its close process to produce daily financial results. To make it possible, Amazon’s Finance Technology (FinTech) team will redesign the accounting close to provide businesses the financial information they need throughout the month. This team will build a platform to provide billions of near real-time business and finance events, and use that to generate aggregated reports such as daily profit and loss. We are looking for a Sr. Software Development Engineer to design and build this large-scale near real time data ingestion, computation and prediction engine, and a business facing platform for finance teams across all Amazon business lines. He or she will work across Amazon engineering teams and business teams, such as Finance, Tax and Accounting, across the globe, in planning, designing, executing and implementing this new platform across multiple geographies.
BS in Computer Science or equivalent.
5+ years of software development experience using object-oriented design and programming languages like Java, C# or C++.
Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results.
Passion for developing simple solutions for complex problems.
Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.
Advanced degree in Computer Science (Masters/PhD)
Expertise in Java
Experience with large scale distributed systems
Experience with Amazon Web Services
Experience with Hadoop ecosystem
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle (SDLC), including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations