Software Development Engineer

Amazon   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 26 days ago

We need engineers who can step into this environment and help us build cutting edge and highly distributed systems tosupport businesses around the world selling on Amazon. You will join a highly technical and entrepreneurial team building applications to disrupt the B2Be-commercesegment. You will participate in the full development cycle, end-to-end, from design, implementation, and testing to documentation, delivery and maintenance. You will evaluate and make decisions around the use of new or existing technologies and tools, and you’ll coach and mentor junior development engineers. We work in an entrepreneurial environment and deliver value incrementally and frequently. We are still in the early stages of development, so you will be in on the ground floor.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline
· 3+ years of experience coding using a modern language

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform)
· Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus
· Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
· Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)
· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
· Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
· Previous technical internship(s) preferred
· Graduate degree a plus
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer -
Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

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