• Senior Software Development Engineer, Alexa Automotive

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 1 month ago(5/9/2018 11:36 AM)
    Job ID
    637054
    Company
    Amazon.com Services, Inc.
    Position Category
    Software Development
  • Job Description

    Do you like Alexa? Do you have a passion for cars? Do you love bleeding edge technology? Alexa Automotive is looking for exceptional software development engineers to work on enabling Alexa – the voice controlled personal assistant behind Amazon Echo – in automobiles. The team seeks to provide seamless experiences for customers with Alexa in the car.

    As a member of the team, you will be working with business partners, software development engineers and testers UI/UX designers to design, implement, test, launch, document, and maintain complex software applications, tools, and systems. You will have significant influence on our overall strategy by helping define these product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product. You will learn a variety of cutting-edge technologies and mobile development processes, and develop well-rounded skills such as polyglot programming, leadership, and effective project management. You will also mentor junior software development engineers.

    Basic Qualifications

    · Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
    · Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
    · Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
    · Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
    · Knowledge of at least one modern programming language, such as C++, Java, C, or C#
    · Minimum of 5 years’ industry experience as a software development engineer

    Preferred Qualifications

    · Passionate about technology
    · Eager to learn and learn fast, enjoy a fast paced environment
    · Self-directed, demonstrate leadership potential and a team player
    · Driven to provide the best customer experience via technology
    · Proven ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team
    · Experience with scalable distributed systems and service oriented architectures
    · Excellent written and oral communication skills
    · Ability to drive innovation

    Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
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