Software Development Engineer - Alexa Mobile

Job ID: 1099175 | Amazon.com Services LLC

DESCRIPTION

Interested in Alexa and the Alexa App? Help us build new mobile experiences for our customers world-wide. We’re working hard, having fun, making history; come join us!

We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented Software Engineers who have experience building innovative, mission critical, high volume applications that customers love. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know.

As a member of the team you will be responsible for leading the development and launch of core product features. 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.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
· Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
· 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
· Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
· BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
· Experience with the tools of the trade, including a variety of modern programming languages (Java, JavaScript) and open-source technologies (Linux, Spring, JQuery, etc)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
· 5+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
· Experience in mobile development (Android or iOS)
· Development experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces.
· Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts
· Experience with full-native, hybrid, and pure-web mobile app development.
· Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.
· Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices.
· Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment.
· Passion for new opportunities
· Demonstrable track record of success in delivering new features and products.
· A commitment to team work and hustle
· Exceptional technical expertise
· A sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science,
· Practical experience building large-scale distributed systems.
· Demonstrated success delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast.
By submitting your application here, you can apply once to be considered for multiple Software Engineer openings across various Amazon teams. If you are successful in passing through the initial application review and assessment, you will be asked to submit your career and personal preferences so that our dedicated recruiters can match you to the right role based on these preferences.

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