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Sr. Software Development Engineer

Sr. Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
613735
Location 
US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 
1/25/2018
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Imagine being a part of an agile team where your ideas have the potential to reach millions. Picture working on cutting-edge consumer-facing products, where every single team member is a critical voice in the decision-making process. Envision being able to leverage the resources of a Fortune-500 company within the atmosphere of a start-up. Welcome to Amazon Music, where ideas are born, and come to life as Amazon Music Unlimited, Prime Music, and the digital music store.

Amazon Music is looking for a talented Software Engineer to join us in revolutionizing the digital music customer experience. You will work on Amazon's leading digital music products on Android, Kindle, and other platforms. We have a focus on quality, so we like modular, reusable designs, continuous integration, and automated test frameworks. At Amazon Music, our environment frees up developers to do what they do best: innovate and implement. We love to work with smart people who have a strong sense of ownership and strong engineering mindset.

You are highly-motivated and thrive in an environment where problems are open-ended. You enjoy engaging in passionate discussions and letting the best ideas rise to the top. You see your mistakes as learning opportunities and continually look for ways to improve yourself, your team and your products. You understand that not all solutions come easily and don’t shy away from hard work to reach your goals. You are excited about the opportunity to engage in developing a top notch consumer web application and user experience.

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Imagine being a part of a small, agile team where your ideas have the potential to reach millions within a matter of months. Picture working on cutting edge consumer-facing products, where every single team member is a critical voice in the decision-making process. Envision being able to leverage the resources of a Fortune-500 company within the atmosphere of a start-up. Welcome to Amazon Music, where ideas are born, and come to life as Prime Music, and the Digital Music store.

In San Francisco we own and develop the production of Amazon's core digital music services, Music Unlimited, Prime Music and the digital music store, through experiences such as the web player and the Amazon Music mobile app. Our music offerings are available in multiple countries, and our applications support our mission of delivering music to customers in a way that enhances their day-to-day lives. We can be found on platforms such as the Amazon Echo, Kindle Fire, iOS, and Android as well as on a mixture of home and auto streaming platforms. We develop software in Java, C++, Objective-C, HTML5/JavaScript, Python, and various AWS technologies.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, with 5+ years experience
  • Experience in delivering products from inception
  • Expertise in OOAD and System Design
  • Expertise in at least one modern programming language such as Java, C, C++, C#

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience building production software
  • Experience delivering web services and data storage layer that work at a high scale and high level of availability
  • Experience with iterative, agile development methodologies (including scrum)
  • Excellence in verbal and written communication with peers and senior leaders
  • A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals (based on a BS or MS in CS or related field)
  • Experience in promoting and developing next generation of company leaders
  • Experience with international markets is a plus

Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.



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